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, Local are usually low key events in a 'localised' area. Local events are ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Activities are non competitive events used for training and coaching. Aimed at members of the host club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs. Often ideal for newcomers to try the sport.
Neighbouring clubs events
Forthcoming fixtures can also be viewed via Ollie O'Brien's UK Orienteering Fixtures Map (here centred on M3, Manchester).
Links below will open the event details on the British Orienteering website in a new tab or window.
Major events in the North West
|Date||Event name (select to view)||Near||Club||Type|
|Sun 29 Jul 2018||Lakes 5 Day 1 (UKOL) - Silver Howe||Ambleside||National|
|Mon 30 Jul 2018||Lakes 5 Day 2 - Angle Tarn Pikes||Patterdale||National|
|Tue 31 Jul 2018||Lakes 5 Day 3 - Whinlatter||Keswick||National|
|Thu 2 Aug 2018||Lakes 5 Day 4 - Askham Fell||Pooley Bridge||National|
|Fri 3 Aug 2018||Lakes 5 Day 5 Middle Distance Event (UKOL) - Graythwaite West||Hawkshead||LOC||National|
|Sat 8 Sep 2018||Senior Home Internationals Individual - Hurstwood||North West||PFO||National|
|Sat 8 Sep 2018||Hurstwood National Event - Hurstwood||Burnley||PFO||National|
|Sun 9 Sep 2018||Senior Home Internationals Relays - Hurstwood||North West||PFO||National|