By Clive Allen, Former British Orienteering Federation Chairman 50 years old, that is – so it came into being in 1970. The late 60s and early 70s were a period of rapid growth and development in British Orienteering, with many new clubs being formed.
By Paul Rayner, Scottish Orienteering Association At the Scottish Orienteering Association (SOA) we need your help – and that of every member from the past four years – to help us raise funds from Gift Aid.
To encourage the production of high quality maps the Map Group, on behalf of British Orienteering, awards a number of trophies to encourage high standards of mapping and related activities.
Congratulations to Lieutenant Colonel Charles Bromley Gardner MBE on receiving an Army Sports Control Board Lifetime Achievement Award for his Services to Army Sports.
Each year British Orienteering presents a number of awards to recognise the incredible effort and impact delivered by clubs, coaches and volunteers across orienteering.
There’s only one week to go before the next live webinar providing valuable insight and ideas into running your events. We go live at 7pm on Thursday 28 November.
British Orienteering is pleased to confirm the full agenda line up for the National Development Conference being held on the weekend of Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 January 2020.
10 reasons how Xplorer can meet your targets and organisational outcomes.
British Orienteering is pleased to announce another key presenter for the National Development Conference. Steve Fairhurst from ‘Be More Cheetah’ will take centre stage on the Sunday, with a presentation and workshop all around club promotion and social media.
British Orienteering is excited to announce that Grace Molloy will be the Keynote Speaker on Saturday 11th January at the 2020 National Development Conference.
These courses are aimed at teachers, uniformed group leaders and staff working in outdoor centres.
Megan Keith (Inverness Orienteering Club) has won the award of Scottish Young Sportswoman of the Year 2019 at the Scottish Women in Sport Awards dinner held last week in recognition of her fantastic achievements this year.
We are pleased to publish the TrailO Selection Policy for 2020 plus some minor updates to the FootO Selection Overview and Senior Selection 2020 documents.
British Orienteering is the national governing body for orienteering in the United Kingdom.
Over 20 juniors from clubs in the south assembled at the Youth Hostel in Burley, New Forest for a 2-day training camp last weekend. Juniors aged 11-13 years at Orange standard from Southdowns Orienteers, Quantock Orienteers, Wimborne Orienteers, SARUM Orienteering Club, Guildford Orienteers, South...
On Sunday Southampton Orienteering Club welcomed competitors to the 52nd Classic at Bramshaw Wood, one of the New Forest's best and least used areas.
Will you be joining us for our live webinar this month? Don’t miss out.
Standing for Running, Orienteering, & Camping, the ROC Mountain Marathon™ is a two-day fell running and navigation challenge for solos and pairs with an overnight camp.
As you may be aware Craig Anthony Head of Development left British Orienteering earlier this month to take up an appointment as Chief Executive of British Wrestling. We all wish him well with his new role.
There has been one change to the named races for the Junior Selection Policy.