Anytime Orienteering

MapRun phone app

Anytime Orienteering courses are ones where you can take part at anytime when it is convenient for yourself.

Some make use of the MapRun6 App which can be downloaded for either Android and iOS and there are no physical controls on the ground., others are Permanent Orienteering courses in local parks which make use of fixed posts with orienteering markers attached whilst some others are just based upon a paper map.

Results from Sat 2 Dec Hameldon Hill Night
PFO Day & Night

Lost Property Hat Beany - is it yours?

Results and Splits

Lost PropertyA hat was found on the lane near finish. (See picture below). Contact us if it's yoursOrganiser's commentsThanks to the team of PFO helpers who made yesterday’s event possible, to Steve and Eddie for well received courses on a …

Results from Sat 2 Dec Hameldon Hill Regional
PFO Day & Night

Lost Property Hat Beany - is it yours?

Results and splits

LOST PROPERTY: see photo. Is it yours? Black beany hat found on the walk down from the Regional Day Finish.also a yellow hooded sweatshirt left at the Hapton Inn. Email the Organiser to claim: helen.smethurst5@btinternet.comOrganiser's Comm…

NWNL 23/24Prov NW Night League 23 - 24

Sponsored by Bright Bike Lights

The NWNL comprises 6 night events. The series is sponsored by BrightBikeLights.

Wed 26 JanRead more…

MapRun - a new version of the App is now available

Map Run6 logo

MapRun6 has now been released and is available to download from the App Store or the Play Store.

- It is a separate App, so it can co-exist on your phone with MapRunF as users start to adopt it. Eventually MapRunF will be removed.

Wed 3 FebRead more…

Intro to Orienteering Training Videos

Manchester & District Orienteering Club (MDOC) have just released a series of four training videos.

Thu 29 OctRead more…

Permanent Orienteering Courses - POC's

Here is a short video about Permanent Orienteering Courses which has been funded by the Orienteering Foundation.

Tue 9 JunRead more…

What is Orienteering ?

Baseplate Compass

Orienteering is a challenging outdoor adventure sport that exercises both the mind and the body. The aim is to navigate in sequence between control points marked on a unique orienteering map and decide the best route to complete the course in the quickest time. It does not matter how young, old or fit you are, as you can run, walk or jog the course and progress at your own pace.