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 Mar Kent Night Cup 25 Brasted Chart - DFOK Brasted Local, Night, Score
Sat 23 Mar Blean KOL Faversham Local, Schools
Thu 28 Mar Kent Night Cup 26 Knole Park Sevenoaks Local, Night, Score
Sat 27 Apr Lullingstone KOL Eynsford Local, Schools
Sun 28 Apr Ightham Sunday Series event Borough Green Regional
Sat 18 May Knole Park KOL Sevenoaks Local, Schools
Sun 9 Jun Blean Sunday Series event Faversham Regional
Sat 15 Jun Junior Orienteering Festival - Foots Cray Meadows
Sat 29 Jun Jeskyns Community Woodlands KOL (NOTE change of venue) Gravesend Local, Schools

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 23 Mar SO SOG S4 - Parham Wood, Storrington - Parham Wood Storrington Local
Tue 26 Mar Tilgate Night Training - Car park on Tilgate Drive Crawley Activity
Sat 30 Mar SO SOG S5 - River's Wood, Haywards Heath (note the later start-times than usual - 12.30-13.45) - Rivers Wood Haywards Heath Local
Tue 2 Apr Burgess Hill 60 minute Score - Parking in Poveys Close Burgess Hill Activity
Sat 6 Apr SO SOG S6 - Abbot's Wood, Hailsham - Abbots Wood Polegate Local
Sat 13 Apr SO SOG S7 - East Angmering, Arundel - E Angmering Arundel Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Thu 21 Mar DFOK Kent Night Cup - Brasted Chart Sevenoaks Local
Sun 24 Mar DFOK Regional event - Balcombe Crawley Regional
Wed 27 Mar Winter activity evening - Woodland Farm Trust Eltham Activity
Sat 6 Apr DFOK NW Kent 2 - Foots Cray Meadows Bexley Local
Sat 27 Apr DFOK KOL 8 - Lullingstone Eynsford Local
Sat 11 May DFOK NW Kent 3 - Shooters Hill Woodland Eltham Local

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 19 May SO "Sunny Sussex" Weekend (3 of 3 ) SE League Event - Angmering Park (west), Arundel - Angmering Park Estate (west) SO Arundel National
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