Welcome to BOK

Last update: 19-Oct-2017 4:00 pm

Bristol Orienteering Klub (BOK) is the orienteering club for Bristol and surrounding areas.  With a membership of about 300, BOK is one of the largest clubs in the United Kingdom.

Upcoming Events

Event Date Event Type of Event | Category Location
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 09:30 to 16:30 BOK Organisers' Course and Event Safety Workshop

Course | Other BS10 7QT
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Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:30 to 14:30 Saturday Winter Series - Bathampton - 28th October 2017

Local Event | Saturday Winter Series BA2 6HU
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Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00 BOK and ASO - Blaise Castle, Bristol - 11th November 2017

Regional Event | BOK/ASO League BS10 7QS
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Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 17:00 to 20:00 Western Night League - Blaise Castle, Bristol - 11th November 2017

Night Event | Western Night League BS10 7QT
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Upcoming Training Events

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 19:15 to 20:30
Training Run
BS31 1NP
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Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 19:15 to 20:30
Training Run
BS1 6XG
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Latest News

  • Posted on Sun 8 October 2017

    British Orienteering is offering 4 orienteering away days for junior members aged between 12-16 years. This is an exciting opportunity for junior members to attend and experience a day of coaching and take part in adventure activities at various locations across England and Wales in October 2017. Juniors must be able to orienteer at orange level or above.

     
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  • Posted on Sun 8 October 2017

    SWOC is arranging for an Event Safety Workshop to be held in Cardiff on the evening of Friday 10th November. If any BOK members are interested in attending please contact Peter Ribbans at ribbo57@gmail.com.

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  • Posted on Sun 1 October 2017
    Whilst many of the club were enjoying success at the British Sprint and Middle distance championships over the weekend, two of our top juniors were competing for GB in the Junior European Cup, with a relay long and sprint competition. Chloe Potter had some excellent performances, but this time the star was Eddie Narbett, who managed a superb 6th place in the sprint race.
     
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  • Posted on Thu 28 September 2017

    Christian Saxtoft is stepping down from his role as Fixtures Secretary for personal reasons.  I am very grateful for his work in this post over the last year.  We now need someone else to lead the team that plans the club's event programme. This is a key post within the club and offers the opportunity to influence much of the club's activity. If you would like to know more about the role...

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About BOK

Orienteering is an exciting and challenging outdoor sport enjoyed by people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds. It involves competitive navigation using a map and compass - competitors choose their own route between control points marked on the map. Bristol Orienteering Klub (BOK), one of the largest and most successful clubs in the United Kingdom, draws its members from Bristol and the surrounding area (including South Gloucestershire, Bath and North Somerset). We organise local orienteering events and our members take part in events all over the country. We always welcome new members - detailed information about the club and joining us can be found on the Klub page. If you would like to sample the sport at your own convenience, why not try one of the local permanent courses - to be found at Ashton Court, Blaise Castle, Leigh Woods and Bradley Stoke?

Do you want to know more about orienteering? - see our Getting Started page.