Welcome to Berkshire Orienteers

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As a new service, primarily for non-members but available to members if they want, we will now be providing e-mails focussed on information about forthcoming events staged by Berkshire Orienteers as well as a limited amount of additional orienteering news from the local area. ....

19 October 2016: Members Update

Most of you will have noticed that we had a large turnout for our Saturday event at Bramshill last weekend but our team of volunteers, led by Jane Courtier, generally coped well. The weather was good (unlike Sunday) which helped but the areas of young trees made the going on Andy Parry’s courses tough in places and quite a challenge. Katy Stubbs’ map of our new area was impressive including detailed mapping of the numerous ridges. ....

16 October 2016: Bramshill Results and Routegadget now available

Thank you for coming to our event at Bramshill yesterday.  It was great to be using a new area although the many blocks of young trees made for some tough going.  Full results are now available as well as Routegadget and a Flickr album of photos taken out in the area from about 11.30-12.45.  See our results page at Bramshill Results for all the links.

4 October 2016: Members Update

As well as the good results from overseas already reported, much closer to home, Mark Saunders had a great run to win the Mens Open course at the Royal Wooton Basset urban event on the 25 September putting him in first place in the Southern England Orienteering Urban League with just a few more races to complete this year’s competition. ....

Berkshire Orienteers (BKO) is the orienteering club for Berkshire and surrounding areas, including the towns of Reading, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Slough, Windsor and Newbury and their immediate locations together with some members from the northern parts of Hampshire and Surrey.

What is Orienteering? - Orienteering is the sport of competitive navigation.
For more, see our What is Orienteering page or our Saturday Events page.

Key Dates

Date Level Event Location Town Postcode Gridref
Sat, 29/10/2016 Level C Night Event Greenham Common Newbury RG19 8DB SU498652
Sun, 30/10/2016 Level C Level C Colour Coded Event Greenham Common Newbury RG19 6HP SU498652
Sun, 29/01/2017 Level B Concorde Chase Hawley and Hornley Blackwater GU17 9JJ SU830574
Sun, 12/03/2017 Level C Compass Sport Cup Cold Ash Hermitage RG18 9UF SU519724
Sun, 21/05/2017 Level C Level C Colour Coded Event Black Park Slough SL3 6DT TQ005832