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Tweet Saturday 17th June 2017

Celebrating 50 Years - A short film

British Orienteering is celebrating it's
Golden Jubilee. 

We were formed exactly 50 years ago today!

Have you ever wondered what orienteering looked like when it all began? Katherine Bett (ShUOC/SN) presents a look at 50 years into the past and the future of orienteering.

This special 50th anniversary film shows the growth and development of the sport of orienteering over the 50 years.

Let’s celebrate the past, the present and the future of British Orienteering and the sport of orienteering!

Jennie Taylor, Marketing Manager at British Orienteering, says:
“Thank you to everyone who has contributed in helping British Orienteering celebrate its Golden Jubilee and to all those who have wished British Orienteering a Happy 50th Birthday already. Let’s continue to celebrate this important milestone together and look forward to another 50 years!”

There is still time to post and share your 50th anniversary messages: