Events Headlines

Cambridge City Race

Sarah Rollins and Graham Gristwood took the honours this weekend racing round the Cambridge colleges and streets at the first ever Cambridge City Race.

The Urban League Finale - ShUOC Sheffield City Chase, 21st November

Sheffield University Orienteering Club invite you to the Sheffield City Chase on the 21st November 2009,the final round of the Nopesport Urban League. With assembly at Hallam University Hubs, this will be the first chance to race around the streets of the steel city. With many intricate estates, underpasses, alley ways and squares, the centre of Sheffield is a tricky urban environment, and the ...

World's smallest orienteering event?

Orienteering meets art this Friday lunchtime as Trafalgar Square and the Fourth Plinth in London host what could be the world's smallest orienteering event.

Park World Tour comes to Scotland in 2010

On the 10-12th September 2010 the town of Perth will host some of the world's elite orienteers as they chase a prize fund of €5000 as the Park World Tour returns to Scotland for the first time since 1999.

a-Maize-ing Maze Orienteering

A chance to run at a unique event where the terrain will be destroyed a week after the event (& fed to next years beef burgers!).

Peter Palmer Relay returns to Birmingham.

Entries still open for "Peter Palmer Junior Team Relay", the premier junior event of the year.

Euro KIMM 2009 - Bellevaux (Haute-Savoie)

This year's Euro KIMM is to be held on September 5/6th, at Bellevaux, in the Haute-Savoie area of the Alps, not far from Geneva airport. A favorite Mountain Marathon of the Fabian4 team (Adrian Moir & Ellie Salisbury) who this year are helping to promote this largely undiscovered event in the UK.

5-a-Side Football at Tay 2009

Join in Scottish Orienteering and EUOCs quest to find the next Ally McCoist from within the orienteering community....

Cliffhanger Ultrasprint 2009

Neil Northrop and Piret Klade were crowned Cliffhanger Ultrasprint winners 2009 and take home the top prize of a Garmin 310XT.

Ultrasprint at Cliffhanger, 12 July Sheffield

The UltraSprint will once again return to the Cliffhanger festival of outdoor sport in Millhouses Park, Sheffield on Sunday 12 July. Come and test yourself against the top orienteers in the country over a series of short, sharp qualifying rounds and finals. All courses are high intensity and incorporate sections of parkland, woodland and a specially constructed labyrinth.

Women's Harvester this weekend

Not many entries but could be a fierce battle between OUOC and SYO on the Welsh hillside.

Scottish 6 Days entry deadline, 15th June

June 15th is the last date for guaranteed entry on your choice of course, after this date they will be subject to availability and an extra £2. Enter online via the Tay 2009 Online Entry Form on the Fabian Online Entry Service web site.

BJ is back

David Brickhill-Jones signals a return to World Class form with 4th place in the Finnish Sprint Champs, 11 seconds down on winner Tero Föhr.

Team Trophy and Medals at Stockport Urban League

MDOC will be awarding a trophy and medals to the top team at their Stockport Urban League event.

MDOC Stockport Charity Score Course + Urban League

MDOC are including a Charity Score course alongside the Urban League Courses at their Stockport event.

Nopesport Urban League update

The Nopesport Urban League is in full swing again for 2009 having successfully debuted in 2008. The series moves on to York, the 3rd race of the series, having opened the league in Edinburgh in January followed by Forres in March. Read on for the full line-up for 2009 including news of a new series sponsor

Scottish 6-Days 2009 awarded World Ranking Event (WRE) status

The IOF have confirmed that Day 1 of the Scottish 6-Days 2009 at Dalrulzion, will be a World Ranking Event (WRE), for the first time in the event’s 32 year history.

Varsity Match 2009

Ben Stevens (Cambridge) and Liz Bridge (Oxford) win the individual races, whilst Oxford retain both men's and women's trophies.

UDOC Charity Relay

The University of Durham Orienteering Club are organising a charity relay event on Sunday 14 June in Houghall Woods, Durham. The relay is in aid of Volunteers for Educational Support and Learning. There will also be prizes for the winning teams, a BBQ, a cake stall, a raffle and circus performances!

Scottish Championships 2009

This year’s Scottish Championships offer you two days of orienteering in some of the best terrain in the country. Many of you will have visited this magical area before and will know that May is perhaps the best time of all to come.

Triple O Severn

BOK, NGOC and the WJS invite you to 3 days of orienteering in the Forest of Dean over the May Bank Holiday weekend (2 to 4 May) featuring the FCC finals and the BEOC. Entries via Fabian4 with closing date of 4 April for the elite courses and cheaper rates for other courses by 31 March. See flyer on the BOK website.

British Sprint Age Class Championships

FVO are pleased to welcome you to the British Sprint Age Class Championships to be held at Stirling University on Saturday 4th April. Entries close on Wednesday 25th March at Fabian4.

Exciting Developments in the Durham Dales for iROC

Momentum continues to build for the inaugural iROC™ Adventure Racing Weekend following a press launch last week, and Nopesport are now offering readers the opportunity to win an entry for this exciting event.

OMM 2009

The Original Mountain Marathon (OMM) announces venue for 2009 Event.

Scottish Night Orienteering Championship 2009

Maroc are proud to welcome you to the Scottish Night Orienteering Championships at Birsemore, Aboyne, on 21st February 2009.

Per Forsberg to be main speaker at the Scottish 6-Days 2009

We are delighted to announce that TAY 09 has secured the services of the Swedish professional speaker Per Forsberg along with Ed Nicholas and Mark Nixon, for the commentary team. Per has a long history of speaking at international multi-day events such as O-Ringen, World Masters, European & World Champs as well as numerous World Cups and we believe he will create a tremendous atmosphere for ev...

Cambridge City Race Postponed

The weather has been affecting the roads and rail network, schools have closed and flights cancelled but you know it's bad when it affects the Orienteering fixtures! Due to the amount of snow in Cambridge, the organising team has had to postpone Saturday's event.

TAY 2009 Cheap Entry Deadline

The Scottish 6 Day organising committee would like to remind potential participants of the 2009 Scottish 6 Day that the first cheap entry deadline is Saturday 31st January.

Shamrock O-Ringen 2009

Cork Orienteering Club are delighted to announce details of the 2009 Shamrock O-Ringen. This 3-Day competitive orienteering event will once again be held in the South West corner of Ireland with the event centre being located in Killarney, County Kerry.

Scottish Orienteering League 2009

For those looking ahead to next season already, the dates and locations for the 2009 Scottish Orienteering League fixtures have been announced.

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