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LOC Events

Most events have courses for beginners, contact organiser for details.

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Wed 13 Dec Night Terrain 4 - Sales Bank Oxen Park Local, Night
Tue 26 Dec Turkey Race 1 - Birkrigg Great Urswick Local, Social
Thu 28 Dec Turkey Race 2 - Blind Lane, Grizedale Force Mills Local, Social
Sat 30 Dec Turkey Race 3 - Bethecar Moor Oxen Park Local, Social
Wed 10 Jan Night Urban 4 - Kendal Kendal Local, Night
Sat 13 Jan North-West Night League - Esthwaite Intake Local, Night
Sun 14 Jan Club Champs - Esthwaite Intake Local, Social
Wed 17 Jan Night Terrain 5 - Stony Hazel Local, Night
Wed 24 Jan Night Urban 5 - Ambleside Ambleside Local, Night
Wed 31 Jan Night Terrain 6 - Tarn Hows Hawkshead, Cumbria Local, Night
Wed 7 Feb Night Urban 6 - Bowness Bowness Local, Night
Sun 11 Feb NWOA Galoppen - Black Beck Woods Bouth Regional
Wed 14 Feb Night Terrain 7 - Thwaite Head Local, Night
Wed 21 Feb Night Terrain 8 - Great Tower Bowness Local, Night
Wed 28 Feb Night Terrain 9 - Guards Wood Coniston Local, Night
Fri 30 Mar JK Day 1 - Sprint Stafford Major, Sprint
Sat 31 Mar JK Day 2 - Middle Disatance Major
Sun 1 Apr JK Day 3 - Long Distance Major
Mon 2 Apr JK Day 4 - Relays Major, Relay
Sat 14 Apr Middle Distance - Graythwaite East Graythwaite National
Sun 15 Apr Long Distance - Lingmoor National
Sun 13 May NWOA Gallopen - Newton Fell High Newton Regional
Sun 29 Jul Day 1 - Long Distance Grasmere Regional
Mon 30 Jul Day 2 - Long Distance Patterdale Regional
Tue 31 Jul Day 3 - Long Distance Grasmere Regional
Wed 1 Aug ‘Rest Day’ Urban Event - Ulverston Ulverston Local, Urban
Thu 2 Aug Day 4 - Long Distance Pooley Bridge Regional
Fri 3 Aug Day 5 - Middle Distance Graythwaite Regional

Explanation of Event levels

Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, Local are usually low key events in a 'localised' area. Local events are ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Activities are non competitive events used for training and coaching. Aimed at members of the host club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs. Often ideal for newcomers to try the sport.

Neighbouring clubs events

Forthcoming fixtures can also be viewed via Ollie O'Brien's UK Orienteering Fixtures Map (here centred on LA22, Ambleside).

Airienteers (Aire) website

Border Liners (BL) website

Pendle Forest (PFO) website

South Ribble (SROC) website

West Cumberland (WCOC) website

Warrior (WAROC) website

Links below will open the event details on the British Orienteering website in a new tab or window.

Date Event name (select to view) Near Club Type
Wed 13 Dec Rossendale Club Night - Marl Pits Leisure Centre, Newchurch Road Rawtenstall PFO Activity
Wed 13 Dec Aire Autumn Night Score League - Guiseley & Tranmere Park Urban Guiseley AIRE Local
Thu 14 Dec Night Series - Sale Fell - Sale Fell Cockermouth WCOC Local
Sat 16 Dec WCOC Coaching - Whinlatter Keswick WCOC Activity
Sun 17 Dec Festive Charity Event #1 - Beck Wythop - Beck Wythop Keswick WCOC Local
Wed 20 Dec SROC night street league event 5 - Penwortham Preston SROC Local
Thu 21 Dec Night Series - Cockermouth - Cockermouth (tbc) Cockermouth WCOC Local
Sat 30 Dec Christmas Charity Event - Binsey Keswick BL Local
Mon 1 Jan SROC New Year Cracker - Eaves Wood Silverdale SROC Local
Mon 1 Jan New Years Day Score event - Northcliffe Shipley AIRE Local
Mon 1 Jan Festive Charity Event #2 - Mawbray - Mawbray Dunes Allonby WCOC Local
Thu 4 Jan Night Series - Noble Knott - Noble Knott (Whinlatter) Braithwaite WCOC Local
Sat 6 Jan YHOA Night League - Temple Newsam Leeds AIRE Regional
Sun 7 Jan Regional Event - Temple Newsam Leeds AIRE Regional
Sun 7 Jan Club Chase 2018 - Rannerdale - Rannerdale (Cinderdale Common) Cockermouth WCOC Local
Wed 10 Jan Rossendale Club Night - Marl Pits Leisure Centre, Newchurch Road Rawtenstall PFO Activity
Wed 10 Jan Rossendale Club Night (copy) - Marl Pits Leisure Centre, Newchurch Road Rawtenstall PFO Activity
Wed 10 Jan SROC night street league event 6 - Bolton North Bolton SROC Local
Wed 10 Jan Aire Winter Night Score League - Holt Park Leeds AIRE Local

Major events in the North West

Date Event name (select to view) Near Club Type
Sun 11 Mar Compass Sport Cup Heat - Clowbridge Burnley SELOC National
Sun 25 Mar MDOC Urban - Macclesfield MDOC National
Sat 14 Apr LOC April Weekend National Level Middle Distance - Graythwaite East Hawkshead LOC National
Sun 15 Apr LOC April Weekend National Level Long Distance - Lingmoor Ambleside LOC National
Sun 29 Jul Lakes 5 Day 1 (UKOL) - Silver Howe Ambleside National
Mon 30 Jul Lakes 5 Day 2 - Angle Tarn Pikes Patterdale National
Tue 31 Jul Lakes 5 Day 3 - Harrop Tarn Keswick National