Orienteering in the Lake District


Cumbria Schools Championships 2015
These were held in the South Lakes on Haverigg Dunes on Saturday 27th June. Results are available HERE and on the LOC website.

Cumbria School Games 2015
These were held in Carlisle on Wednesday 10th June. The results for the orienteering competition is linked through this page. Carlisle win again this year.... well done!

West Cumbrian Schools League 2015
The entries for the Final, to be held at Camerton, on Thursday 25th June, are HERE.

The Final League for 2015 is now complete.

The Cumbrian Galoppen 2015
The early events have been held and the leaderboard is beginning to take shape. The results and overall scores for the first five events are HERE

West Cumbrian Schools League 2014
The final this year was held at Stockhowhall near Lamplugh School. RESULTS are available. The league score are now complete. The 2014 League scores.
There are some photos from the various events on the West Cumberland Orienteering Club's Facebook page  

Cumbrian Galoppen 2014 updated 3.12.14
The league showing the scores for the TEN events is here. Results for each of the events are available. Borrowdale Trophy Final Standings  Course overall winners are.....

 Brown  Steve BirkinshawWCOC Karen ParkerBL
 Blue David SpencerWCOC Emily BrownBL
 Green Daniel SpencerWCOC Julia LaverackWAROC
 S Green Steve TelfordWCOC Catherine WetherfieldWCOC
 L Green Alex FosterLOC Niamh HunterWCOC
 Orange Henry TeasdaleWCOC Caitlin IrvingWCOC
 Yellow Wilfrid TeasdaleWCOC Ellie SimmondsLOC
Borrowdale Trophy Competition: WCOC win with 15559 points
to LOC 13980,    BL 10243    and WAROC 3468


Orienteering  -  The Sport!

There are many opportunities to get involved in the Sport of orienteering in Cumbria. There are several very active clubs with a lot going on.

Most of the major competitions within the county are held on Sunday mornings. But clubs also have mid week activities which are often very informal, eg. WCOC's Informal Events  on Thursdays throughout the year..

The main thing though is that the sport is open to all ages and all abilities with courses on offer to suit everyone.

.......read on....

Joining an Orienteering Club
British Orienteering have launched a new website where you can easily join the orienteering club nearest to you. Payment can be made online, with 2015 fees much the same as 2014. Check it out. Join a club and let your scores count in the Cumbrian Galoppen. When you go through the online process you will be asked if you don't want your details distributed to any third party. Unfortunately, at the moment that will include the club you are joining! Please let the club know who you are. All they have is a name!!