The Board of Directors have committed to following the respective advice of each government, and therefore there are likely to be periods when types of orienteering activities permitted, vary between different parts of the UK, depending on the Government guidelines and regulations.
COVID-19 restrictions have now been lifted across all regions. There remains guidance documents in place to highlight best practice, but there are no legal restrictions in place for, members events and clubs.
British Orienteering wants to reassure members who may have concerns about licensing, returning to coaching and instructing when the current restrictions are lifted.
Due to the current Covid-19 lock-down in the UK, we have made some temporary changes to what is required to remain a licensed coach or be the recognised First Aider at an event.
General information on First Aid Qalifications & Requirements for Coaches and Clubs can be found in the document below.
The following links to information will support clubs and participants deliver safe orienteering.
NB Click the link above and tick the documents you want and click download.
Below are some visual aids to help explain /show what a Covid Safe Orienteering Event looks like. The three documents are aimed to support three different audiences.