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
Sun 29 May Ightham local event Borough Green Local
Sat 18 Jun KOL 10 - Shorne Country Park DFOK event (www.dfok.co.uk) Gravesend Local
Wed 22 Jun Summer evening event at Perry Wood Selling Local
Sat 23 Jul Summer event at Brockhill Country Park Hythe Local
Sat 27 Aug Summer event at Mote Park Maidstone 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
Thu 26 May Pyecombe Trail Run - Road parallel to A23 Brighton Activity
Sat 4 Jun SO Park-O 1 (followed by AGM) - Worth School, near Turners Hill - Worth School Turners Hill Local
Sun 12 Jun SO Regional - Capite Wood, Ashington (A24) - Capite Wood, Ashington (A24) Ashington (A24) Regional
Sat 18 Jun SO Park-O 2 - Queens Park, Brighton - Queens Park Brighton Local
Sat 25 Jun SO Park-O 3 - Oaklands Park, Chichester - Oaklands Park Chichester Local
Sat 9 Jul SO Park-O 4 - Withdean Park, Brighton - Withdean Park Brighton Local

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK)

Date Event name (select to view) Near Type
Sat 11 Jun DFOK Come and Try It event - Darenth Country Park Dartford Local
Sat 18 Jun DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Shorne Woods Country Park Gravesend Local
Tue 21 Jun DFOK Park Race Series - Beckenham Place Park tba Local
Sat 2 Jul DFOK Come and Try It event - Beacon Wood Country Park Dartford Local
Sun 22 Jan DFOK SEL Event - Westerham Westerham National

Major events in the South East

Date Event name (select to view) Club Near Type
Sun 28 Aug MV Urban event - Horsell MV Woking National
Sat 3 Sep City of London Race - London SLOW London National
Sun 30 Oct SLOW National Event - Esher Common SLOW Esher National
Sun 13 Nov SN Trophy and SEL - Long Valley South SN Fleet National
Sun 27 Nov SAX SE League event - Hindleap SAX Forest Row National
Sun 4 Dec CHIG SE League event - Epping E CHIG Loughton National
Sun 22 Jan DFOK SEL Event - Westerham DFOK Westerham National
Sun 5 Feb GO Waggoner Wells National SEL - Waggoners Wells GO Haslemere National
Sun 19 Feb LOK SE League event - Holmbury LOK tbc National
Sun 5 Mar HH National Event - HH tbc National