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 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 Holmbush (MV) Crawley Local, Night, Score
Thu 1 Feb Kent Night Cup 19 Orpington Orpington Local, Night, Score, Street
Sun 4 Feb Sunday League event - Knole Park- regional ranking event Sevenoaks Regional
Thu 8 Feb Kent Night Cup 20 Plumstead & Woolwich (DFOK) Local, Night, Score, Street
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 Westerham High Chart (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
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
Sat 20 Jan SO - SOG A8 - Millennium Wood, Haywards Heath - Millennium Wood Cuckfield, Haywards Heath Local
Sat 27 Jan SO - SOG A9 - Pashley & The Warren, Eastbourne - Pashley & The Warren Eastbourne Local
Sat 10 Feb SO - SOG S1 - Coates Common, Fittleworth, Pulborough - Coates Common Fittleworth, Pulborough Local
Tue 13 Feb SO SONIC4 - Broadbridge Heath & West Horsham - Broadbridge Heath & West Horsham Broadbridge Heath (Horsham) Local
Sat 17 Feb SO - SOG S2 - Borde Hill, Haywards Heath - Borde Hill Haywards Heath Local
Sat 24 Feb SO - SOG S3 - Chailey Common (south), North Chailey, (A272 / A275 junction) - Chailey Common (south) North Chailey, between Scaynes Hill & Newick, East Sussex Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 20 Jan DFOK KOL 5 - Shooters Hill Etham Local
Thu 8 Feb DFOK Kent Night Cup - Plumstead/Woolwich Woolwich Local
Sat 3 Mar DFOK KOL 7 - Hosey Common Westerham Local
Sun 11 Mar Compass Sport Cup Heat - Balcombe Crawley National
Thu 15 Mar DFOK Kent Night Cup - High Chart Westerham Local
Sat 12 May DFOK KOL 9 - TBC tbc Local

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
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 - 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) - Verdley Wood GO Midhurst National
Sun 25 Nov Southern Championships (UKOL) - Hindhead & Devil's Punchbowl SN Hindhead Major