Future Events

Sun 24 Mar
Spring Weekend Day 2 - Hampsfell

Near: Grange over Sands, full details...

Wed 3 Apr
2019 Classic Event Series - 3rd April-1st May

Near: , full details...

Wed 3 Apr
Classic 1 - Great Tower

Near: Bowness/Newby Bridge, full details...

Almost all events have courses for beginners (please read the event details).
Full list of all future events

Spring Weekend Day 1 - Haverthwaite Heights - Middle Distance Galoppen

Part of the LOC/SROC weekend

Event date: Sat 23 Mar

This  race is also Round 4 of the 2019 UK Elite League.

It is not a scoring event for the Junior Elite Orienteering League and the Black course is not part of the Galoppen competition.

Sat 23 MarRead more…

Northern Champs - Wharncliffe

Hosted by SYO

Event date: Sun 10 Mar

Details will be shown on the SYO website.

Sun 10 MarRead more…

Beginner?

What is Orienteering?

Orienteering Control, Source:

Orienteering is a sport that combines map reading and running. Competitors have to find their way between a series of checkpoints, called controls, as quickly as possible. There’s no set route between the controls, so you have to decide which way to go and then find your way there without getting lost.

Night Terrain Series Final Tables

The 2019 Night Terrain Series was concluded on a wet Great Tower Wood, challenging but a lot of fun.

Iain Embrey (SROC) was the on the night winner to take overall top place on the long course table.  Top female overall was W16 Caitlin...

Thu 21 FebRead more…

LOC Northern Nights Champion !

Congratulations to Charlotte Somers-Cocks on her success at the Northern Night Champs last Saturday on Ilkley Moor ! 1st overall on the Short Green course and winner of the W55+ class ! Charlie has written the following report of the...

Wed 20 FebRead more…

Get up to speed videos

In case you've missed it, South London Orienteers have been releasing a series of get up to speed videos, presented by members of the GB Orienteering team, focussing on some key skills. There are six available currently, with a further...

Fri 8 FebRead more…

Club Social and WSOC ‘Fun’ Raising -Thank you !

Many thanks to all club members who supported the social evening and the fund raising to help send some of our Juniors to the World Schools Orienteering Champs in Estonia in May - an amazing total...

Tue 15 JanRead more…

UVHS success at British Schools Champs

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Over the weekend the Ulverston School team travelled to Witton Country Park, Blackburn to take part in the British Schools Orienteering Champs. Congratulations to all who took part, as UVHS won the large secondary school category at...

Mon 19 NovRead more…