Explanation of Event levels

Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Regional events attract participants from around the local Region and Local are usually low key events in a 'localised' area and are ideal for newcomers to try the sport.


All events have courses for beginners, contact organiser for details.

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Thu 1 Jun Virtual Orienteering Event at Brockhill Country Park Hythe Other, Social
Sat 10 Jun Kent Junior Orienteering Festival - Leybourne Lakes DFOK event (www.dfok.co.uk) Snodland Local, Schools
Thu 15 Jun Summer series Penenden Heath Maidstone Street O Maidstone Local
Sat 24 Jun Summer Series Mote Park Maidstone Local, Social
Sat 15 Jul Summer series Capstone Country Park Local event in a 114 hectare Green Flag Award Park Chatham Local
Sat 26 Aug Virtual Orienteering Event at High Meadow Dover Other, Social
Sat 23 Sep Milton Creek and Kemsley Street O Sittingbourne Local
Sat 7 Oct KOL 1 provisional date
Sat 25 Nov KOL 3 provisional date
Sat 20 Jan KOL 5 provisional date
Sat 9 Mar KOL 7 provisional date
Sat 4 May KOL 9 provisional date

Neighbouring clubs events

Dartford Orienteers (DFOK), Southdowns Orienteers (SO), Mole Valley OC (MV), South London Orienteers (SLOW)

Forthcoming fixtures can also be viewed via Ollie O'Brien's UK Orienteering Fixtures Map (here centred on TN1, Tunbridge Wells).

Links below will open the event details on the British Orienteering website in a new tab or window.

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 4 Jun SO Regional Event - Capite Wood, Ashington - Capite Wood, Ashington SO Ashington, A24, West Sussex Regional
Sun 11 Jun SE Sprint Championships - Ham SLOW Richmond Regional
Sun 27 Aug MV Urban Event - Reigate MV Reigate National
Fri 15 Sep DFOK Regional event - Southwark Park DFOK tba Regional
Sat 16 Sep City of London Race (UKOL) - Rotherhithe SLOW London National
Sun 8 Oct SLOW Regional event - Holmwood SLOW Dorking Regional
Sun 15 Oct SO Regional Event - Eartham South & Nore Hill SO tbc Regional
Sat 16 Dec SO Brighton City Race - tbc SO Brighton Regional
Sun 17 Dec SE Families and Veterans Champs - Norbury Park MV Leatherhead Regional
Wed 27 Dec SO Christmas Score - North Ashdown SO Forest Row Regional
Sun 14 Jan DFOK SE League event - Westerham DFOK Sevenoaks National
Sun 11 Feb MV SE League event - Hombush & Buchan MV Crawley National
Sun 18 Feb CompassSport Cup Heat - Esher Common SLOW Esher National
Sun 17 Mar SO Regional Event - Gravetye Estate SO Turners Hill Regional
Sun 12 May SO Sunny Sussex Weekend SE League event - Houghton Forest SO tbc National