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British Orienteering 50 years old – almost!

Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the formation of the British Orienteering Federation. The inaugural meeting was held at 7.30 p.m. on 17 June 1967 in Barnard Castle.

Armagh Sprint Weekend off to a flying start

Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00
Personal bests galore for British Orienteering at the Armagh International Road Races.

Follow orienteering at the new

Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00
International Orienteering Federation has launched a new web platform

Calling for Awards Nominations!

Wed, 2017-02-15 00:00
Who do you think deserves recognition for their contributions and great work in our sport?

Elected Director Nominations

Wed, 2017-02-15 00:00
Do you know someone at your club that might be interested in becoming a director of British Orienteering?

Development Conference Agenda released

Sat, 2017-02-11 00:00
Following the successful event last year club and association representatives are invited to attend a Development Conference for English clubs on Saturday 11th March 2017 11am – 3.30pm at The Church at Carrs Lane, Birmingham.

National Lottery funding for British Orienteering

Fri, 2017-02-10 00:00
British Orienteering to receive £805,000 from the National Lottery

One week until UK's fastest 5k in Armagh

Fri, 2017-02-10 00:00
Top orienteers from around the world are set to descent on the historic City of Armagh in Northern Ireland. Visitors are expected from across Norway, Sweden, Hungary, France, New Zealand and Belgium as well as Britain and Ireland.

2017 British Night Championships and Northern Championships now less than 10 days to go! Last entry closing date coming soon!

Fri, 2017-02-10 00:00
All entries to be made by 19 February 2017, The first 2017 UK Orienteering League Event weekend!

World Orienteering Day 102 days to go and counting!

Fri, 2017-02-10 00:00
All schools, all orienteering clubs and all countries all over the world are encouraged to participate in World Orienteering Day.

British Orienteering Xplorer Project Featured in Reconomics Plus

Fri, 2017-02-03 00:00
British Orienteering was pleased to attend the launch of Reconomics Plus, an online resource designed to help the sport and recreation sector champion the value of outdoor recreation to the economy, our health and to creating strong, vibrant local communi

Insights into the sporting backgrounds of 0rienteers

Fri, 2017-02-03 00:00
Some interesting insights into the sporting backgrounds of over 600 people are now available. This report may state some insights you would expect but it is one of the first attempts to produce some facts and evidence ....

Extraordinary General Meeting Minutes

Thu, 2017-02-02 00:00
Minutes from the Extraordinary General Meeting are now available.

EMBARGOES: World Orienteering Championships Selection Races

Thu, 2017-02-02 00:00
Embargoes for Põlva, Küka and Kütiorg are now in place

Strategic Plan

Wed, 2017-02-01 00:00
After more than two years of consultations, insight gathering and discussion the Strategic Plan for the development of orienteering in the UK is published.

British Orienteering 36th Annual General Meeting

Wed, 2017-02-01 00:00
In accordance to Clause 33 of the Article of Association, Notice is hereby given that the 36th Annual General Meeting will take place on the 14th April 2017

British Orienteering Championships 2017

Mon, 2017-01-30 00:00
Individual entries for the British Long Championships

Mike's eNews

Mon, 2017-01-30 00:00
The January edition of Mike's eNews is now available

Development Conference

Fri, 2017-01-27 00:00
Following the successful event last year club and association representatives are invited to attend a Development Conference for English clubs

2017 Yvette Baker Trophy News

Thu, 2017-01-26 00:00
The first YBT qualifying heat in East Anglia to be held within the next month