Go Orienteering

All the orienteering opportunities in the area, including competitive Events and Virtual and courses that are available anytime.

HAVOC events

Date Event name (select to view) Near Level/Type
Thu 9 Jun HAVOC-SOS Summer Series No.4 - Langdon Hills and The Plotlands Laindon Local, Score
Thu 7 Jul HAVOC-SOS Summer Series No.6 - Billericay North Billericay Local, Score
Sun 10 Jul HAVOC GLOSS Local Event - Hornchurch CP Hornchurch Local
Thu 4 Aug HAVOC-SOS Summer Series No.8 - Ingatestone Ingatestone Local, Score
Sun 11 Sep HAVOC EAL & SWELL Event - Langdon Hill Basildon Regional
Sun 6 Nov HAVOC SWELL Event - Belhus Woods South Ockendon Local
Explanation of Event levels

Major events are Major Events such as a British Championships, National events are high quality competitions that will attract people from far away, Regional events attract participants from around the local Region, Local are usually low key events in a 'localised' area. Local events are ideal for newcomers to try the sport and Activities are non competitive events used for training and coaching. Aimed at members of the host club, but they can attract people from neighbouring clubs. Often ideal for newcomers to try the sport.

Club & Regional league info

For the latest country-wide fixtures list see the British Orienteering website

Forthcoming fixtures can also be viewed via Ollie O'Brien's UK Orienteering Fixtures Map (here centred on CM14, Brentwood).


Virtual Orienteering

Use the GPS in your smartphone (or watch) to take part in “Virtual” orienteering at a time convenient for yourself. With the MapRun app you can run a course using either the map on your phone screen or a paper version, and your phone will beep when you reach the correct location of each... 

Read more about MapRun Courses…


Neighbouring clubs events

Chigwell & Epping Forest Orienteering Club (CHIG) website

Dartford Orienteering Klubb (DFOK) website

Essex Stragglers Orienteering Society (SOS) website

Links below will open the event details on the British Orienteering website in a new tab or window. The data is a live feed from that website.

Date Event name (select to view) Near Club Type
Wed 25 May SOS/HAVOC Mid Week Summer Series No.3 - Great Baddow Chelmsford SOS Local
Sat 11 Jun DFOK Come and Try It event - Darenth Country Park Dartford DFOK Local
Sat 18 Jun DFOK Kent Orienteering League - Shorne Woods Country Park Gravesend DFOK Local
Sun 19 Jun SOS Highwoods - Note change of venue! - Highwoods Country Park Colchester SOS Regional
Tue 21 Jun DFOK Park Race Series - Beckenham Place Park tba DFOK Local
Thu 23 Jun SOS/HAVOC Mid Week Summer Series No.5 - Chelmsford SOS Local
Sun 26 Jun GLOSS event - Claybury Ilford CHIG Local
Sat 2 Jul Come And Try Orienteering - Park-O - Great Notley Country Park Braintree SOS Activity
Sat 2 Jul DFOK Come and Try It event - Beacon Wood Country Park Dartford DFOK Local
Sat 9 Jul Come And Try Orienteering Park-O - Great Notley Country Park Braintree SOS Activity
Sat 16 Jul Come And Try Orienteering Park-O - Great Notley Country Park Braintree SOS Activity
Tue 19 Jul SOS/HAVOC Mid Week Summer Series No.7 - TBC SOS Local
Sat 23 Jul Come And Try Orienteering Park-O - Great Notley Country Park Braintree SOS Activity
Sun 18 Sep SOS Hatfield Forest - Hatfield Forest Bishops Stortford SOS Regional
Sun 9 Oct CHIG Local and SWELL event - Walthamstow Forest. Woodford Green CHIG Local
Sun 30 Oct SOS Hylands Park - Hylands Park Chelmsford SOS Regional
Sun 4 Dec CHIG SE League event - Epping E Loughton CHIG National
Sun 1 Jan New Year Novelty - Highwoods CP Colchester SOS Local
Sun 22 Jan DFOK SEL Event - Westerham Westerham DFOK National
Sun 12 Feb CHIG Regional and SWELL event - Wormley Woods. Broxbourne CHIG Local