Cumbria Schools Orienteering Association
Cumbria School Games 2018
link for the results from the 2018 championships.
After a very active summer for the region's juniors,
seven reports by them
have been penned of their experiences. Well worth a read. What a wonderful
sport orienteering is!
These were held in Carlisle on
Wednesday 11th July. The results for the orienteering competition is
linked through this page.
Eden won this year.... well done!
The Cumbrian Galoppen 2018
The 2018 series has been organised by the
various clubs, with the schedule of
events spread throughout the year, giving a really interesting set of
venues to test all the competitors. Results for the first SIX events are
now listed and
and the current
Borrowdale Trophy standings
Schools League 2018
There are competitions for both Primary and
Secondary Schools. Results for last event are now up. Results for the
league events so far.
Schools League 2017
Results for the Final are available.
Role of Honour. Details of the league and a link to the results are
HERE and the
events added. Extra event at
The Cumbrian Galoppen 2017 Supported by Compass Point
The 2016 series has concluded. The various
event results with scores are
available along with the
overall league and the
Borrowdale Trophy scorers with club totals. Congratulations to
WCOC on their win. Compass Point have kindly
provided vouchers for the
junior winners listed below. These will be distributed soon.
|BROWN||Daniel Spencer||WCOC||Niamh Hunter||WCOC|
|BLUE||David Spencer||WCOC||Heather Hepenstall||LOC|
|GREEN||Michael Pearson||WCOC||Rosie Spencer||WCOC|
|SH.GREEN||David Rodger||WCOC||Jane Yates||BL|
|LT.GREEN||Wilfrid Teasdale||WCOC||Lucy Gibson||LOC|
|ORANGE||Henry Bangham||LOC||Gillian Wells||LOC|
|YELLOW||Isaac Hunter||WCOC||Myrtle Ashworth||WCOC|
Borrowdale Trophy Competition: WCOC win with 13501 points to, LOC 12916,
BL 8493 and WAROC 2316
British Schools Championships
The Championships were held in
the Forest of Dean. Cockermouth School won the large school
competition with a single pointt margin over Ulverston Victoria High School
in second place and Torquay Grammar School in third. Cockermouth School
retained the trophy for the third year in a row. Congratulations to the
Cockermouth School team.
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 main thing
though is that the sport is open to all ages and all abilities with
courses on offer to suit everyone.
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 2017 fees increased from 2016
level. 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!!