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 7 Apr Kent Orienteering League round 7 - Hosey Common (New date) Westerham Local, Schools
Sun 22 Apr Sunday League and SE League event - Eridge Old Park Tunbridge Wells Regional
Sat 28 Apr Kent Orienteering League round 8 - Ightham Ightham Local, Schools
Sat 12 May Kent Orienteering League round 9 - Leybourne Lakes Snodland Local, Schools
Sun 20 May Sunday league event - Blean Hernhill Regional
Sat 26 May Junior Orienteering Festival 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
Sun 25 Mar SO - level C - Angmering Park (East) - Angmering Park (East) Arundel Regional
Tue 27 Mar Easter Egg Hunt Hove - Hove Park Cafe Hove Activity
Sat 7 Apr SO - SOG S6 - Abbots Wood, Polegate (changed from Friston Forest due to lack of event permission) - Abbots Wood Polegate, Eastbourne Local
Sat 14 Apr SO - SOG S5 - Parham Woods, Storrington (postponed from 17th March) - Parham Woods Storrington Local
Sat 21 Apr SO - SOG S7 - St Leonards Forest, Colgate, near Horsham - St Leonards Forest Colgate, near Horsham Local
Sat 5 May SO - SOG S8 - Southwick Hill, Mile Oak, Portslade, Brighton & Hove, East Sussex - Southwick Hill Mile Oak, Portslade, Brighton & Hove Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 7 Apr DFOK KOL 7 - Hosey Common Westerham Local
Sat 21 Apr DFOK NW Kent League - Darenth Park tbc Regional
Sat 12 May DFOK KOL 9 - Leybourne Lakes Snodland Local
Sat 19 May DFOK NW Kent League - Jubilee Park Petts Wood Regional
Tue 22 May DFOK Park Race Series - Greenwich Park Greenwich Local
Wed 23 May World Orienteering Day comes to Hackney - Springfield Park Hackney Activity

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 13 May SO "Sunny Sussex" Weekend (event 3 of 3) incorporating SE League & Yvette Baker Trophy Heat - Worthlodge Forest SO Crawley National
Sun 10 Jun SAX Urban Event - Canterbury SAX Canterbury National
Sun 24 Jun Harvester Relays - Tilgate Forest SO Crawley National
Sat 15 Sep SLOW City of London Race - SLOW London National
Sun 11 Nov LOK SE League event - Holmbury Hill LOK Dorking National
Sat 24 Nov Southern Night Championships (UKOL) - Puttenham Common and Britty Wood GO Puttenham National
Sun 25 Nov Southern Championships (UKOL) - Hindhead & Devil's Punchbowl SN Hindhead Major
Sun 9 Dec CHIG Mitre SE League Event - Epping NW CHIG Epping National
Sun 16 Dec SN Trophy SE League Event - SN tbc National
Sun 13 Jan DFOK SE League Event - Chelwood DFOK Forest Row National