Events Calendar

Explanation of Event levels, types and formats

Local events are usually low key and in the 'localised' area, ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Training events are non competitive and used for training and coaching, aimed at members of the club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs, and are often ideal for newcomers to try the sport. Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships. Virtual events are where there are no physical controls being used. Your presence at a control is registered using an App on your mobile phone, normally the free MapRun App.

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Date Venue (select to view) Near Level
Sat 10 Aug Trosley Country Park, Summer Series Vigo Local
Sat 21 Sept Betteshanger, Summer Series Deal Local
Sat 5 Oct KOL 1 - DFOK event, Kent Orienteering League Local
Sun 20 Oct Holcombe Ranges, Compass Sport Cup - Final Bury National
Sat 16 Nov KOL 2 - Trosley Country Park, Kent Orienteering League Meopham Local
Sat 7 Dec KOL 3 - DFOK event, Kent Orienteering League Local
Sat 21 Dec KOL 4, Kent Orienteering League Local
2025 Events
Sat 11 Jan KOL 5 - DFOK event, Kent Orienteering League Local
Sat 8 Feb KOL 6 - Ightham, Kent Orienteering League Ightham Local
Sat 1 Mar KOL 7 - DFOK event, Kent Orienteering League Local
Sat 12 Apr KOL 8, Kent Orienteering League Local
Sat 26 Apr KOL 9 - DFOK event, Kent Orienteering League Local
Sat 17 May KOL 10, Kent Orienteering League Local

Neighbouring clubs events

Dartford Orienteers (DFOK), Southdowns Orienteers (SO), Mole Valley OC (MV), South London Orienteers (SLOW), Hertfordshire OC (HH), Chigwell OC (CHIG), Havering and South Essex OC (HAVOC), Guildford Orienteers (GO)

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

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

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Level
Tue 30 Jul HH Street-O - Letchworth - Letchworth HH Letchworth Local
Tue 6 Aug HH Street-O/Park-O - Fairlands Valley, Stevenage - Fairlands Valley HH Stevenage Local
Thu 8 Aug Lane End Common Knock-out sprint - Lane End Common SO North Chailey Local
Tue 13 Aug HH Street-O/Park-O - Wardown Park, Luton - Luton HH Luton Local
Sun 18 Aug HH Urban Herts Uni and South Hatfield - Herts University HH Hatfield Regional
Tue 20 Aug HH Street-O/Park-O - Highfield Park, St Albans - St Albans HH St Albans Local
Sun 25 Aug MV Urban event - Dorking MV Dorking National
Tue 27 Aug HH Street-O/Park-O - Gadebridge Park. Hemel Hempstead - Hemel Hempstead HH Hemel Hempstead Local
Sat 31 Aug SO ParkO6 - East Court, East Grinstead - East Court SO East Grinstead Local
Tue 3 Sept HH Street-O - Stevenage South - Stevenage HH Stevenage Local
Sat 7 Sept HH Saturday Series - Panshanger - Panshanger Park HH Hertford Local
Sat 7 Sept SO ParkO7 - Brooklands Park, Lancing - Brooklands Park SO Lancing Local
Sun 8 Sept HAVOC Regional & SWELL Event - Dagnam Park HAVOC Harold Hill Regional
Fri 13 Sept London EuroCity weekend Race 1 - Burgess Park DFOK Elephant and Castle Regional
Sat 14 Sept City of London Race - tbc SLOW London National
Sat 28 Sept DFOK Family Orienteering - Joydens Wood DFOK Bexley Local
Sat 28 Sept SO ParkO8 - Hove Park, Hove - Hove Park SO Hove Local
Sun 29 Sept Local and SWELL event - Epping (Walthamstow) Forest CHIG Woodford Local
Sat 5 Oct HH Saturday Series - Verulamium - Verulamium Park HH St Albans Local
Sat 5 Oct SO SOG A1 - Newtimber Hill, Pyecombe - Newtimber Hill SO Pyecombe, A23 north of Brighton Local