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 21 Nov Kent Night Cup 9 Scotney Castle Estate Lamberhurst Local, Night, Score
Sat 23 Nov Training at Hargate Tunbridge Wells Coaching, Training
Thu 28 Nov Kent Night Cup 10 Vigo & Trosley Country Park Gravesend Local, Night, Score
Sat 30 Nov AGM and novelty event at Trosley Other
Thu 5 Dec Kent Night Cup 11 Allington (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Sat 7 Dec Kent Orienteering League 4 Perry Wood Selling Local
Thu 12 Dec Kent Night Cup 12 Hindleap Warren Forest Row Local, Night, Score
Sat 14 Dec Training at Ightham Coaching, Training
Thu 19 Dec Kent Night Cup 13 Kings Hill West Malling Local, Night, Score, Street
Wed 1 Jan New Year’s Day Score event at Mote Park Maidstone Local
Thu 2 Jan Kent Night Cup 14 (SO) Local, Night, Score
Thu 9 Jan Kent Night Cup 15 Ashford South Ashford Local, Night, Score, Street
Sat 11 Jan Kent Orienteering League 5: Joydens Wood Local
Sun 12 Jan Eridge Sunday event Tunbridge Wells Regional
Thu 16 Jan Kent Night Cup 16 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Thu 23 Jan Kent Night Cup 17 Epsom Downs (MV) Local, Night, Score
Thu 30 Jan Kent Night Cup 18 Knole Park Sevenoaks Local, Night, Score
Sat 1 Feb Kent Orienteering League 6: Scotney Castle Estate Lamberhurst Local
Thu 6 Feb Kent Night Cup 19 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Sun 9 Feb An Enchanted Place Sunday series event Forest Row Regional
Thu 13 Feb Kent Night Cup 20 Longbeech Wood Charing Local, Night, Score
Thu 20 Feb Kent Night Cup 21 Addington Hills (courtesy LOK) Croydon Local, Night, Score
Thu 27 Feb Kent Night Cup 22 ‘The Enchanted Place’ Ashdown Forest Crowborough Local, Night, Score
Thu 5 Mar Kent Night Cup 23 (SO) Local, Night, Score
Sat 7 Mar Kent Orienteering League 7: Whitehorse Wood Local
Thu 12 Mar Kent Night Cup 24 Walderslade Chatham Local, Night, Score, Street
Thu 19 Mar Kent Night Cup 25 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Thu 26 Mar Kent Night Cup 26 Tunbridge Wells Common & Urban Tunbridge Wells Local, Night, Score
Sat 28 Mar Discovery Park Indoor Urban Orienteering Sandwich Regional, Urban
Sun 29 Mar Chilham Castle and Kings Wood National event Canterbury National
Sat 25 Apr Kent Orienteering League 8: venue tbc Local
Sat 2 May Kent Orienteering League 9: Shooters Hill Woodlands Local
Sun 10 May Knole Park Sunday Series Event Sevenoak Regional
Sat 6 Jun Kent Orienteering League 10: venue tbc 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.

Southdowns Orienteers (SO)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 7 Dec SO - SOG A6 - Inholmes Wood, Stoughton (north-west of Chichester) - Inholmes Wood, Stoughton Stoughton (north-west of Chichester) Local
Sat 21 Dec SO Brighton City Race - Brighton & Hove Brighton Regional
Sun 29 Dec SO - Elizabeth Brown Memorial Score event - Worthlodge Forest, Crawley - Worthlodge Forest Crawley Local
Thu 2 Jan SO KNC - Tilgate Crawley Local
Sat 4 Jan SO - SOG A7 - Millenium Wood, Haywards Heath - Millenium Wood, Haywards Heath Cuckfield, Haywards Heath Local
Sat 11 Jan SO - SOG A8 - Chailey Common (south), A272 east of Scaynes Hill - Chailey Common (south), on A272 east of Scaynes Hill On A272 east of Scaynes Hill (east of Haywards Heath) Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 23 Nov SE Night Champs - Squerryes Estate Westerham Regional
Thu 5 Dec DFOK Kent Night Cup 11 - Street O - Allington Maidstone Local
Sat 11 Jan DFOK KOL 5 - Joydens Wood Bexley Local
Thu 16 Jan DFOK Kent Night Cup 16 - Jeskyns & Ashenbank Gravesend Local
Sun 19 Jan DFOK SE League Event - Cobham and West Kent Downs Gravesend National
Thu 6 Feb DFOK Kent Night Cup 19 - Street O - Grove Park Bromley Local

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 24 Nov SLOW SE League Event - Hankley Common SLOW Farnham National
Sun 8 Dec CHIG Mitre SE League Event - Middle Distance - Epping East CHIG Theydon Bois National
Sun 19 Jan DFOK SE League Event - Cobham and West Kent Downs DFOK Gravesend National
Sat 25 Jan GO Middle Distance Event (UKOL) - Farley Heath GO Guildford National
Sun 16 Feb MV SE League Event - Netley Heath & Effingham Woods MV Dorking National
Sun 1 Mar HH Ace of Herts SE League Event & Interland - Burnham Beeches/Egypt Woods HH Slough National
Sun 15 Mar CompassSport Cup Heat - Hampstead Heath LOK Hampstead Heath National
Sat 21 Mar British Orienteering Championships (UKOL) - Golden Valley & Cognor Wood Haslemere Major
Sat 21 Mar British Trail Orienteering Championships - tba tba National
Sun 22 Mar British Relay Championships - Iron Hill and Parkgate Rough South East Major