Saxons Summer Challenge Series

All you need to know about each Challenge...

Each week a new challenge:

- Week 7 - Canterbury

- Week 8 - Knole Park

-Week 9 - Vinters and Maidstone East


Guide to MapRun is here

Tue 9 JunRead more…

Real In-Forest Orienteering Training Routes now available

The Saxons party, Source:Pauline Griffiths

Lockdown hampering your opportunities to practise?

Don’t panic! Help is at hand...

Practise proper orienteering in Hemsted Forest

Tue 9 JunRead more…

Orienteer anytime

Use our permanent orienteering courses

Remember to maintain social distancing and be polite to other members of the public when out on your run.

Watch a video of the use of permanent courses here

Mon 18 MayRead more…

Teething troubles with MaprunF

Read about Heather and Tony's first experiences with MapRun below

Wed 8 JulRead more…

Venla & Jukola - what’s that about?

Sarah's bingo entry!, Source:Sarah Howes

The world’s largest orienteering relays, 72nd Jukola Relay and the 43rd Venla Relay, were due to take place last weekend just north of the Arctic Circle in Finland, with some 18,000 orienteers....


Wed 17 JunRead more…

Individual orienteering opportunity

DFOK have begun a weekly challenge using permanent courses and MapRun courses.

If you are interested in taking part please check the DFOK website and contact Andrew Evans if you would like to be added to their mailing list


Tue 2 JunRead more…

How did you get on with the Trail O photo O competition?

Trosley Country Park bluebells

Solutions to second competition now available

For this competition we had more success in getting the correct answers!

Congratulations to all who took part

Mon 25 MayRead more…

Saxons promoted to division 1 in SE league


Congratulations to all who took part

The SE league is an annual competition between SEOA clubs and runs over each autumn/winter/spring season. Anyone running in a SE league event scores points for their club.

Mon 25 MayRead more…

How’s your understanding of control descriptions?

Results to puzzle set by Richard Field are below

Wed 13 MayRead more…

Learn a new skill or polish an old one?

Armchair course planning competition

Are you an experienced course planner or a novice interested in developing a new skill? Here’s a challenge for you both. Deadline for submissions extended to 7 June.

Mon 11 MayRead more…

Mote Park Challenge

New MapRun in and around Mote Park

For those near Maidstone there is now a new MapRun from the School Road entrance of Mote Park (as used for KNCs).

Mon 11 MayRead more…

Another ‘training’ event

Is your route choice always the best?

Practise here with Richard Field's virtual route choice conundrum

Link is here

Results are here

Congratulations to all who took part

Sat 2 MayRead more…

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