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 20 Jul Saxons BBQ event A novelty run followed by a social BBQ Charing
Thu 8 Aug Summer Series 2 Perry Wood Faversham Local, Score
Sat 31 Aug Summer Series 3 Brockhill Country Park Orienteering Academy and Score Race Ashford/Folkestone Local, Coaching, Score
Sun 8 Sep Peter Palmer Junior Relay Forest Row National, Relay
Thu 26 Sep Kent Night Cup 1 Haysden Country Park Tonbridge Local, Night, Score
Thu 3 Oct Kent Night Cup 2 (DFOK)
Sun 6 Oct Kings Hill Urban event National event West Malling National
Thu 10 Oct Kent Night Cup 3 Faversham Faversham Local, Night, Score, Street
Sat 12 Oct Kent Orienteering League - Tunbridge Wells Common Tunbridge Wells Local, Schools
Thu 17 Oct Kent Night Cup 4 Hargate Forest Tunbridge Wells Local, Night, Score
Thu 24 Oct Kent Night Cup 5 Mote Park & Maidstone South Maidstone Local, Night, Score
Thu 31 Oct Kent Night Cup 6 (SO) Local, Night, Score
Thu 7 Nov Kent Night Cup 7 (DFOK) Local, Night, Score
Sun 10 Nov Eridge Sunday series event Tunbridge Wells Regional
Thu 14 Nov Kent Night Cup 8 Seal Chart Sevenoaks Local, Night, Score
Thu 21 Nov Kent Night Cup 9 Scotney Castle Estate Lamberhurst Local, Night, Score
Thu 28 Nov Kent Night Cup 10 Vigo & Trosley Country Park Gravesend Local, Night, Score
Thu 5 Dec Kent Night Cup 11 (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
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
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
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
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
Sun 29 Mar Chilham Castle and Kings Wood National event Canterbury National
Sun 10 May Knole Park Sunday Series Event Sevenoak 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 23 Jul Warninglid Trail Run - The Street Warninglid Activity
Sun 13 Oct SO Regional event - Rewell Arundel Regional
Sat 2 Nov Chichester City Race (UKOL) - Chichester Chichester National
Sun 1 Dec SO Regional event - tbc Crawley Regional
Sat 14 Dec SO Brighton City Race - Brighton Brighton Regional
Sun 29 Dec SO Xmas Score - tbc Crawley Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Wed 31 Jul Summer activity evening 4 - 331 Shooters Hill Welling Activity
Sat 14 Sep DFOK KOL 1 - Hucking Maidstone Local
Sun 22 Sep DFOK City of London Race 3 - Greenwich Greenwich Regional
Wed 25 Sep Summer activity evening 5 - 331 Shooters Hill Welling Activity
Sat 16 Nov DFOK KOL 3 - Brasted Chart Sevenoaks Local
Sat 23 Nov SE Night Champs - Squerryes Estate Westerham Regional

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 25 Aug MV Urban event - Epsom MV Epsom National
Sun 8 Sep Peter Palmer Junior Team Relays - Hindleap Warren SAX East Grinstead National
Sat 21 Sep City of London Race - SLOW London National
Sun 6 Oct SAX Urban event - Kings Hill West Malling SAX West Malling National
Sun 20 Oct CompassSport Cup Final - Pippingford Park MV Crowborough Major
Sat 2 Nov Chichester City Race (UKOL) - Chichester SO Chichester National
Sun 17 Nov SN SE League Event - tbc SN tbc National
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