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East Cheshire Urban Weekend

Two days of urban orienteering in East Cheshire

Saturday 30 October 2021 - Macclesfield WestThe North West Sprint Championship

Sunday 31 October - Knutsford - New area. Part of the North West Urban League

06th Sep 21

Manchester Navvies - MapRun in Manchester

Navigational Challenges

Use the free MapRun6 app to add fun and exploration to your outdoor exercise!

28th Jul 21

Sam Drinkwater (MDOC) explains basic orienteering skills in the first of four new films set in urban parks, Source:

New videos teach orienteering skills in local parks

MDOC / GMOA have launched 'Get Out & Go', a series of four new films targeted at novices and newcomers, thanks to a grant from Sport England.  

You can see the videos on the club's new YouTube channel.

Filmed in urban parks during Summer 2020, the short videos show beginners all the basics of orienteering, from the special way maps and courses are drawn, though a range of useful skills and techniques, to simple route choice, planning ahead and reading the map on the run ...

13th Oct 20   Read more…


Greater Manchester Orienteering Activities

Greater Manchester Orienteering Activities - - has info about Permanent Orienteering Courses (POCs) in Greater Manchester

31st Aug 19   Read more…

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