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What's On

South Yorkshire Orienteers organises a range of orienteering events throughout the year. The table below lists all of the confirmed upcoming events.

We also have a calendar of events for the next six months that can be downloaded here or picked up at an event .

Some of the events SYO organises are part of an orienteering league. Each event will have details of any league it is in, but the most common leagues are the Yorkshire Urban League, the Yorkshire Night League and the Yorkshire Orienteering Superleague.

Date Event Venue Category
Sat 11th Mar 2017, 13:00 - 14:30 Bowden Housteads Club Training
Tue 14th Mar 2017, 19:00 The Fat Cat Local (Lv. D)
Sat 18th Mar 2017, 13:00 - 15:00 Norfolk Park Regional (Lv. C)
Sun 19th Mar 2017, 11:00 - 13:00 Hugset Regional (Lv. B)
Sat 1st Apr 2017, 13:00 - 15:00 Shire Brook Valley Local (Lvl D) And Schools
Sat 29th Apr 2017, 13:00 - 15:00 Parkwood Springs Local (Lvl D) And Schools
Sat 20th May 2017, 13:00 - 15:00 Graves Park Local (Lvl D) And Schools
Thu 25th May 2017 Bolehill and Crookes Local (Lv. D)
Sat 17th Jun 2017, 13:00 - 15:00 Forge Dam Local (Lvl D) And Schools

Other Events of Interest

The table below shows events not organised by SYO, but that might be of interest to those who typically attend SYO events.

Neighbouring orienteering clubs such as Derwent Valley Orienteers (DVO) and Eborienteers (EBOR) regularly organise events and details can be found on the British Orienteering website.

Date Event Venue Level Club
Sun 5th Mar 2017 East Midlands League Silverhill Wood Regional (Lv. C) NOC
Sat 25th Mar 2017 Aire Yorkshire Urban League Event Beckett Park Regional (Lv. C) AIRE

Coaching & Development

SYO has an active coaching and development programme with sessions that combine technique and physical training and are suitable for people of all ages, experience and ability. We are also looking to train members to become event volunteers.

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Schools League

The South Yorkshire Schools Orienteering League aims to provide school pupils with the opportunity to learn and develop map-reading skills while improving their fitness in a fun, competitive and challenging sport. The league runs from September to June.

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Permanent Orienteering Courses

There are a number of permanent orienteering courses (POCs) throughout South Yorkshire which are available to try at your leisure for little or no cost. The table below lists all known POCs in South Yorkshire including details on how to obtain maps for the courses.

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