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 26 Oct Kent Night Cup 6 Hindleap Warren Forest Row Local, Night, Score
Thu 2 Nov Kent Night Cup 7 (SO) Kidbrooke Park Forest Row Local, Night, Score
Thu 9 Nov Kent Night Cup 8 Canterbury Canterbury Local, Night, Score
Sat 11 Nov Kent Orienteering League round 3 - Shorne Woods Gravesend Local, Schools
Thu 16 Nov Kent Night Cup 9 (DFOK) Shorne Country Park Gravesend Local, Night, Score
Thu 23 Nov Kent Night Cup 10 Oaken Wood Maidstone Local, Night, Score
Thu 30 Nov Kent Night Cup 11 Crowborough Crowborough Local, Night, Score, Street
Thu 7 Dec Kent Night Cup 12 (DFOK) Footscray Meadows Sidcup Local, Night, Score
Sat 9 Dec Kent Orienteering League round 4 - Perry Wood Local, Schools
Thu 14 Dec Kent Night Cup 13 Mote Park & Maidstone E Maidstone Local, Night, Score
Thu 21 Dec Kent Night Cup 14 Seal Chart seal Local, Night, Score
Mon 1 Jan New Year’s Day Score event - Mote Park Maidstone Local, Score
Thu 4 Jan Kent Night Cup 15 (SO) Local, Night, Score
Sun 7 Jan Sunday League event - Ightham Borough Green Regional
Thu 11 Jan Kent Night Cup 16 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Thu 18 Jan Kent Night Cup 17 Kings Wood Challock Ashford Local, Night, Score
Sat 20 Jan Kent Orienteering League round 5 - Shooters Hill Shooters Hill Local, Schools
Thu 25 Jan Kent Night Cup 18 (MV) Local, Night, Score
Thu 1 Feb Kent Night Cup 19 Orpington Orpington Local, Night, Score, Street
Sun 4 Feb Sunday League event - Knole Park Sevenoaks Regional
Thu 8 Feb Kent Night Cup 20 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Sat 10 Feb Kent Orienteering League round 6 - Kings Wood Challock Local, Schools
Thu 15 Feb Kent Night Cup 21 Perry Wood Faversham Local, Night, Score
Thu 22 Feb Kent Night Cup 22 Millbank Sevenoaks Local, Night, Score
Thu 1 Mar Kent Night Cup 23 (SO) Local, Night, Score
Sat 3 Mar Kent Orienteering League round 7 - Hosey Common Westerham Local, Schools
Thu 8 Mar Kent Night Cup 24 Whitstable Whitstable Local, Night, Score, Street
Thu 15 Mar Kent Night Cup 25 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Sun 18 Mar Sunday League event - Millbank Sevenoaks Regional
Thu 22 Mar Kent Night Cup 26 Knole Park Sevenoaks Local, Night, Score
Sun 22 Apr Sunday League and SE League event - Eridge Old Park Tunbridge Wells Regional
Sat 28 Apr Kent Orienteering League round 8 - Ightham Local, Schools
Sat 12 May Kent Orienteering League round 9 Local, Schools
Sat 19 May Junior Orienteering Festival Local
Sun 20 May Sunday league event - Blean Hernhill Regional

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
Tue 31 Oct Halloween Event - Preston Park Cafe Brighton Activity
Thu 2 Nov SO SONIC2 / KNC - Kidbrooke Park, Forest Row - Kidbrooke Park / Michael Hall School Forest Row, A22 south of East Grinstead Local
Sat 18 Nov SO - SOG A4 - Slindon Woods, Fontwell - Slindon Woods Fontwell (A27 between Arundel & Chichester) Local
Sat 25 Nov SO - SOG A5 - Friston Forest (central), Eastbourne (POSTPONED FOR NOW) awaiting possible new date - Friston Forest (central) East Dean, Eastbourne Local
Sun 26 Nov SO - level C - Stanmer Park, Brighton (NB: event date revised to 26th Nov), not remembrance Sunday - Stanmer Park, Brighton (parking at Sussex University) Falmer, Brighton Regional
Sat 2 Dec SO - SOG A6 - Southwater Country Park, Southwater, Horsham - Southwater Country Park Southwater, near Horsham Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 11 Nov DFOK KOL 3 - Shorne Woods CP Gravesend Local
Thu 16 Nov DFOK Kent Night Cup - Shorne Gravesend Local
Sun 3 Dec SE Score Champs - Joydens Wood Bexley Regional
Thu 7 Dec DFOK Kent Night Cup - Foots Cray Meadows Bexley Local
Thu 11 Jan DFOK Kent Night Cup - Gravesend West Gravesend Local
Sun 14 Jan DFOK SE League event - Westerham Westerham National

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 19 Nov CHIG "Michael Brandon" Mitre SE League and National event - Wormley Woods CHIG Cuffley National
Sun 17 Dec Regional Event - Ash Ranges SN South East National
Sun 14 Jan DFOK SE League event - Westerham DFOK Westerham National
Sun 11 Feb MV SE League event - South Ashdown MV East Grinstead National
Sun 25 Feb HH SE League event - Egypt Woods & Burnham Beeches HH Slough National
Sun 11 Mar Compass Sport Cup Heat - Balcombe DFOK Crawley National
Sun 13 May SO "Sunny Sussex" Weekend & SE League - Worthlodge Forest SO Crawley National
Sun 10 Jun SAX Urban Event - Rochester SAX Rochester National
Sun 24 Jun Harvester Relays - Tilgate Forest SO Crawley National
Sat 15 Sep SLOW City of London Race - SLOW London National