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 19 Aug Saxons Summer Event 3 at Mote Park Maidstone Local
Sun 5 Sep Saxons Summer Event 4 at Whinless Down Dover Local
Sat 11 Sep KOL 1 - Hargate Tunbridge Wells
Sat 9 Oct Whitstable Urban event Whitstable Regional, Urban
Sat 23 Oct KOL 2 - Hucking
Sun 31 Oct Kings Wood Challock; SE Middle Distance Championships Challock Regional
Sat 13 Nov KOL 3 - venue tbc
Sat 11 Dec KOL 4 - Shoreham Woods shoreham, kent
Sat 1 Jan Saxons New Years Day event venue tbc tbc Local
Sat 8 Jan KOL 5 - venue tbc
Sun 23 Jan Enchanted Place SE League event Crowborough National
Sat 5 Feb KOL 6 - Buckmore Park Chatham, united kingdom
Sat 19 Mar KOL 7 - venue tbc
Sun 3 Apr Knole Park Sevenoaks Regional
Sat 30 Apr KOL 8 - Joydens Wood Swanley
Sat 14 May KOL 9 - venue tbc
Sun 29 May Ightham Borough Green Regional
Sat 18 Jun KOL 10 - Shorne Country Park Higham

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 11 Sep SOG A1 - Devils Dyke tbc Local
Sat 25 Sep SOG A2 - Knowlands Wood tbc Local
Sat 9 Oct SOG A3 - Rewell Quarry tbc Local
Sat 16 Oct SOG A4 - Newtimber Hill tbc Local
Sat 30 Oct SOG A5 - Rivers Wood tbc Local
Sat 20 Nov SE Night Champs - Gravetye Woods E Grinstead Regional

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 23 Oct DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Hucking Maidstone Local
Sat 4 Dec SE Sprint Champs - Chatham Chatham Local
Sat 11 Dec DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Shoreham Otford Local
Sun 16 Jan South East League Event 4 - Chelwood East Grinstead National
Sat 5 Feb DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Buckmore Park Chatham Local
Sat 30 Apr DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Joydens Bexley Local

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 29 Aug National Urban Event - Leatherhead MV Leatherhead National
Sat 4 Sep (Cancelled) City Of London Race - Kings College SLOW London National
Sat 9 Oct Junior Home Internationals Individual - Hindhead SLOW Haslemere National
Sun 10 Oct Junior Home Internationals Relays - Bramshott SLOW Hindhead National
Sun 14 Nov SN Trophy Long Valley North - Long Valley SN Fleet National
Sun 21 Nov British Schools Orienteering Championships - Stowe Park HH Buckingham National
Sun 5 Dec The Mitre National Event, SE League and SWELL. - Epping N CHIG Theydon Bois National
Sun 12 Dec Southern Championships (UKOL) - South Ashdown MV Crowborough National
Sun 16 Jan South East League Event 4 - Chelwood DFOK East Grinstead National
Sun 23 Jan SAX SE League event - Ightham SAX Tonbridge National