Come and Try It - Fell Foot

Event date: Mon 21 Oct

Get a taste of orienteering at a free Come and Try It event at Fell Foot this October half term. Join one of our team outdoors and have a go at orienteering first hand. Appropriate for all ages, drop in and perhaps navigate your way to a brand new hobby.

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Park Sprint Race 4 - Lakeside YMCA

Part of the LOC 2019 Park Sprint Race series

Event date: Sat 12 Oct

The best 3 results will count to the overall series results with prize giving at the final event. For the sprint overall result both courses are to be run with total time being used for the standings at each event.

Prizes for the Mini winners M/W12-, and for the main Sprint - junior M/W16-, Open M/W 21+, veteran M/W45+, super veteran M/W 55+, ultra veteran M/W 70+.

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Beginner?

What is Orienteering?

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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.

Park Sprint Series Final Tables

The Park Sprint series concluded at Lakeside YMCA on Saturday 12th October, with an exciting morning of racing as several categories were to be decided on the day ! After four events, the best three scores count towards the final results....

Sun 13 OctRead more…

50th Anniversary Tops

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Special tops have been designed to celebrate LOC's 50th anniversary next year - orders are now being taken ! If you'd like one, please read on for more info...

Wed 3 JulRead more…

Lanequest 2019

The Summer Lanequest Series information is now available. These are score events by bike on local roads and offer an alternative to the events on foot.

Tue 28 MayRead more…

British Weekend Successes

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Last weekend saw several hundred orienteers gather in Yorkshire for the British Champs weekend, including the British Mixed Sprint Relays, the individual Long Champs and the British Relays. As usual, LOC were well represented and had some...

Tue 7 MayRead more…

JK Relays Success

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About 40 LOC members enjoyed taking part in the JK Relays on a lovely sunny Easter Monday at Minley in Surrey.

Wed 1 MayRead more…