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World Orienteering Day – now less than 30 days to go!

Tue, 2017-04-25 00:00
Wednesday 24 May 2017
Be part of something bigger!
What group orienteering activity are you going to be doing on 24 May?

World Schools Championships 2017

Tue, 2017-04-25 00:00
The 2017 World Schools Orienteering Championships is taking place in in Palermo, Sicily, from the 22nd to 28th April.

World Orienteering Selection Announcement

Thu, 2017-04-20 00:00
Three athletes have gained early selection to the British Team for the 2017 World Orienteering Championships

Selections for World Cup Round 1 Announced

Thu, 2017-04-20 00:00
Selections for the British Team for the 2017 World Cup Round 1 have been announced

AGM Minutes

Thu, 2017-04-20 00:00
The Minutes from the 2017 British Orienteering AGM are now available

Thousands of orienteers navigated their way to the South East to take part in the 50th JK.

Wed, 2017-04-19 00:00
Another fantastic Easter weekend of orienteering to remember!

British Orienteering started its Golden Jubilee celebrations this weekend, 50 years as a Federation.

Tue, 2017-04-18 00:00
Celebrations of the anniversary started with the cutting of a celebratory cake.

British Orienteering Volunteer and Mapping Awards 2016

Tue, 2017-04-18 00:00
Winners of the Volunteer and Mapping awards were announced at British Orienteering's 36th Annual General Meeting

UKOL races at the JK weekend

Sat, 2017-04-15 00:00
UKOL races 5, 6 and 7 are being held at the JK weekend in the South East of England this weekend.

New Basic Event Delivery Guide and Workshop Update

Tue, 2017-04-11 00:00
Some minor updates have been made to the delivery guide

British Orienteering AGM 2017 Proxy Voting – only 2 days left to vote!

Mon, 2017-04-10 00:00
Proxy votes must be received at the National Office by 5:00pm Wednesday 12 April

New Basic Event Delivery Guide and Workshop Release

Thu, 2017-04-06 00:00
British Orienteering is today releasing a new basic event delivery guide and workshop.

Jackie Newton to leave British Orienteering

Wed, 2017-04-05 00:00
Jackie Newton, the British Orienteering Talent & Performance Manager, has accepted a position with Athletics Northern Ireland as their Director of Coaching & Athlete Development.

Mike's eNews - April

Mon, 2017-04-03 00:00
The April edition of Mike's eNews is now available

WOC test races in Estonia

Mon, 2017-04-03 00:00
Up to date details for the WOC test races in Estonia and the training camp are now available. The closing date is April 17th so please enter quickly if you intend to compete.

Social Media - Rules & Good Practice for Coaches

Mon, 2017-04-03 00:00
Rules & Good practice on how Coaches should communicate with Athletes under the age of 18

International Orienteering Federation FootO Commission Meeting Minutes

Thu, 2017-03-30 00:00
The minutes of the IOF FootO Commission Meeting held on 25 March are now available

UK Orienteering League races 3 and 4

Wed, 2017-03-29 00:00
The second weekend of UKOL races took place in Rugby and Bentley Woods.

Women In Orienteering Report

Wed, 2017-03-29 00:00
The recent research into women in orienteering that took place between January and March this year has now been completed. The initial survey got an incredible response with 373 responses from all over the country. The survey results were then investigate

THE ROUTE debuts at Delamere Forest

Wed, 2017-03-29 00:00
Last weekend saw the first ever ROUTE event hit Delamere Forest, and participants were treated to an outdoor experience like no other.