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 8 Oct KOL 1 - Shooters Hill DFOK event (www.dfok.co.uk) Local
Sun 16 Oct Orienteering Skills Session - Oldbury Hill nr Sevenoaks Coaching for Saxons members Sevenoaks Coaching, Training
Thu 20 Oct Kent Night Cup 1 Knole Park Sevenoaks Local, Night, Score
Thu 27 Oct KNC 2 (Southdowns Orienteers) Local, Night, Score
Thu 3 Nov KNC 3 Whitstable Whitstable Local, Night, Score, Street
Thu 10 Nov KNC 4 Kings Wood Challock Local, Night, Score
Sat 12 Nov KOL 2 Mote Park (tbc) Local
Thu 17 Nov KNC 5 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Thu 24 Nov KNC 6 Betteshanger Country Park Betteshanger Local, Night, Score
Sun 27 Nov Saxons 50th Anniversary and National Event Hindleap Forest Row National
Thu 1 Dec KNC 7 Hargate Forest Tunbridge Wells Local, Night, Score
Sat 3 Dec KOL 3 - Shoreham Woods DFOK event (www.dfok.co.uk) Shoreham, kent Local
Thu 8 Dec KNC 8 Tenterden Tenterden Local, Night, Score, Street
Thu 15 Dec KNC 9 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Sat 17 Dec KOL 4 Tunbridge Wells Common (tbc) Local
Thu 12 Jan KNC 10 (Southdowns Orienteers) Local, Night, Score
Sat 14 Jan KOL 5 - Buckmore Park DFOK event (www.dfok.co.uk) Local
Thu 19 Jan KNC 11 Trosley Country Park Vigo village Local, Night, Score
Thu 26 Jan KNC 12 Scotney Castle Estate Lamberhurst Local, Night, Score
Thu 2 Feb KNC 13 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Sat 4 Feb KOL 6 Trosley Country Park Local
Thu 9 Feb KNC 14 Perry Wood Faversham Local, Night, Score
Thu 16 Feb KNC 15 Sittingbourne & Milton Creek CP Sittingbourne Local, Night, Score
Thu 23 Feb KNC 16 Haysden Country Park & Tonbridge Tonbridge Local, Night, Score
Thu 2 Mar KNC 17 (Southdowns Orienteers) Local, Night, Score
Sat 4 Mar KOL 7 - Lullingstone Country Park DFOK event (www.dfok.co.uk) Local
Thu 9 Mar KNC 18 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Thu 16 Mar KNC 19 Seal Chart Sevenoaks Local, Night, Score
Sat 1 Apr KOL 8 Blean Wood Local
Sun 2 Apr Mote Park Sunday Event venue tbc Local
Sat 29 Apr KOL 9 - Cobham Great Wood DFOK event (www.dfok.co.uk) Cobham, Kent Local
Sun 7 May Knole Park regional event Regional
Sat 27 May KOL 10 Betteshanger Country Park Local

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.

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sun 2 Oct DFOK Regional Event - Shorne Woods CP Gravesend Regional
Sat 8 Oct DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Shooters Hill Woodlands Eltham Local
Fri 28 Oct Find Your Way Gravesham - Jeskyns Community Woodland Gravesend Activity
Sat 29 Oct DFOK Come and Try It - Danson Park Bexley Local
Sat 3 Dec DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Shoreham Woods Orpington Local
Sat 14 Jan DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Buckmore Park Scout Camp Chatham Local

Southdowns Orienteers (SO)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 1 Oct SO SOG A1 - Knowlands Wood, Barcombe - Knowlands Wood Barcombe Local
Sat 8 Oct SO SOG A2 - Rewell Quarry, Arundel - Rewell Quarry Arundel Local
Sat 15 Oct Devils Dyke Night-O - Devils Dyke Brighton Local
Sat 22 Oct SO SOG A3 - Newtimber Hill, Pyecombe - Newtimber Hill Pyecombe Local
Thu 27 Oct SO - KNC event - venue tba - TBA Local
Sat 29 Oct SO SOG A4 - Rivers Wood, Balcombe - Rivers Wood Balcombe Local

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 30 Oct SLOW National Event - Esher Common SLOW Esher National
Sun 27 Nov SAX SE League event - Hindleap SAX Forest Row National
Sun 4 Dec CHIG SE League event and SWELL - Epping E CHIG Loughton National
Sun 22 Jan DFOK SE Long Championships and SE League National - Chelwood DFOK East Grinstead National
Sun 5 Feb GO Waggoner Wells National SEL - Waggoners Wells GO Haslemere National
Sun 19 Feb LOK SE League event - Holmbury LOK Dorking National
Sun 5 Mar HH National Event - Burnham & Egypt Woods HH Slough National
Sun 12 Mar CompassSport Cup Heat - Gravetye Estate, East Grinstead - SO East Grinstead National
Sun 19 Mar MV SE League event - Balcombe MV Crawley National
Sun 16 Apr SLOW OK Nuts Event - SLOW London National