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Improve Your Orienteering With Our Youth Away Days This October

British Orienteering is offering 4 orienteering away days for junior members aged between 12-16 years. This is an exciting opportunity for junior members to attend and experience a day of coaching and take part in adventure activities at various locations across England and Wales in October 2017. Juniors must be able to orienteer at orange level or above.

Improve your orienteering with our experienced coaches

Supported by JROS the orienteering will be delivered by experienced British Orienteering licenced coaches. This is an excellent opportunity for young people to be able to develop their orienteering skills with a day of coaching and range of activities. This is a great chance to meet other young people with similar orienteering interests.

Date Venue Cost*
Tuesday 17th October

Whitehall Outdoor Centre

Long Hill, Buxton, SK17 6SX
£20
Tuesday 24th October

Sayers Croft Field Centre,

Cranleigh Rd, Ewhurst, Cranleigh, GU6 7SS
£20
Thursday 26th October

Whitehall Outdoor Centre

Long Hill, Buxton, SK17 6SX
£20
Friday 27th October

Kingswood Colomendy

Loggerheads Rd, Cilcain, Mold, CH7 5LB
£20

*Subsidised by Sport England

Places are limited and we encourage you to book early to avoid disappointment. Food will be provided.

Have fun with other young orienteers

For further information and to make a booking contact Tim Herod on 07891 091476 or therod@britishorienteering.org.uk

 

Itinerary for the Youth Away Days

Time Activity
0900 - 0930 Arrival / Meet and Greet
0930 - 1045 On site activity with aim of building friendship groups (led by centre)
1045 - 1100 Break
1100 - 1230 Orienteering (Led by British Orienteering Coaches)
1230 - 1330 Lunch (Cold buffet) (Development/shaping work with young people)
1330 - 1445 On site activity with aim of building team work and social activity (led by centre)
14445 - 1500 Break
1500 - 1630 Orienteering (Led by British Orienteering Coaches)
1630 - 1800 Hot Buffet and debrief (Development/shaping work with young people)
1800 Leave

Programme subject to change

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