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
Sat 26 May Junior Orienteering Festival Cranbrook Local, Schools
Sat 2 Jun Kent Orienteering League round 10 - Haysden Country Park Tonbridge Local, Score, Schools
Sun 10 Jun Urban National event at Canterbury Canterbury National, Urban
Sun 1 Jul Bike O around Yalding Score, Street
Sun 8 Jul Bike O around Hildenborough Hildenborough Score, Street
Sun 22 Jul Bike O Score, Street
Sat 11 Aug Annual BBQ event and social Local, Social
Sat 18 Aug Bike O around Doddington Score, Street

Neighbouring clubs events

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.

Southdowns Orienteers (SO)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 26 May SO - SOG S9 / Chasing start event - Rewell Woods, Arundel - Rewell Woods Arundel, West Sussex Local
Tue 29 May Scaynes Hill Trail Run - Church Road car park Scaynes Hill Activity
Sat 2 Jun SO - Sussex Sprint Series 2018 - event 1 / AGM. Windlesham House School, Findon Valley, Worthing - Windlesham House School Findon, north of Worthing Local
Sat 9 Jun SO - Sussex Sprint Series 2018 - event 2. Hotham Park, Bognor - Hotham Park, Bognor Bognor Regis Local
Tue 12 Jun Tilgate Trail Run - Tilgate Park Recreation Centre (postcode = K2) Crawley Activity
Thu 21 Jun SO - Sussex Sprint Series 2018 - event 3. Southwater Country Park, Southwater, south of Horsham - Southwater Country Park Southwater, Horsham Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Wed 23 May World Orienteering Day comes to Hackney - Springfield Park Hackney Activity
Wed 30 May Summer activity evening - Woodland Farm Trust Eltham Activity
Sat 23 Jun DFOK NW Kent event - Danson Park Sidcup Local
Wed 27 Jun Summer activity evening - Woodland Farm Trust Eltham Activity
Sat 14 Jul DFOK NW Kent event - Foots Cray Bexley Local
Tue 17 Jul DFOK Park Race Series - Crystal Palace Park Crystal Palace Local

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 10 Jun SAX Urban Event - Canterbury SAX Canterbury National
Sun 24 Jun Harvester Relays, Tilgate Forest, Crawley - Tilgate Forest SO Crawley National
Sat 15 Sep SLOW City of London Race - SLOW London National
Sun 11 Nov LOK SE League event - Holmbury Hill LOK Dorking National
Sat 24 Nov Southern Night Championships (UKOL) - Puttenham Common and Britty Wood GO Puttenham National
Sun 25 Nov Southern Championships (UKOL) - Hindhead & Devil's Punchbowl SN Hindhead Major
Sun 9 Dec CHIG Mitre SE League Event - Epping NW CHIG Epping National
Sun 16 Dec SN Trophy SE League Event - SN tbc National
Sun 13 Jan DFOK SE League Event - Chelwood DFOK Forest Row National
Sun 20 Jan GO SE League Event - Verdley GO Midhurst National