Have a question? Check out our frequently asked questions below. If you can't find the answer you're looking for, feel free to contact us.
Q: What is orienteering?
A: Orienteering is a sport that involves navigating a course using a map and compass to find a series of checkpoints called “controls”.
Q: How can I get involved in orienteering?
A: There are many ways to get involved! You can participate in events, become a member, volunteer, or even take up coaching.
Q: How do I become a member?
A: To become a member, visit our membership page for information on the different membership options and how to sign up.
Q: What are the benefits of membership?
A: Membership offers a range of benefits, including access to events, discounts, and opportunities to connect with the orienteering community.
Q: How do I find upcoming events?
A: You can find information about upcoming events on our Fixtures page or by checking our event calendar.
Q: How can I become a certified orienteering coach?
A: Information on coaching courses and certification can be found on our Coaching page.
Q: Can I participate in competitions if I'm a beginner?
A: Absolutely! Many events offer courses suitable for beginners. Just let the organisers know, and they'll help you get started.