2019 World Orienteering Day

Wednesday 13 May - Tuesday 19 May 2020

British Orienteering are delighted to provide this FREE Resource pack for teachers and youth leaders to plan and deliver a simple orienteering session for primary school age children.  This resource was made available last year to teachers and youth leaders.

  • 2019 FREE Resource Pack for primary School Teachers and Youth Leaders:
    GRID CHALLENGE - download here.

2019 FREE Teacher and Youth Leader Resource Pack
  • NEW for 2020 
    2020 FREE Resource Pack for Primary School Teachers and Youth Leaders:
    PITCH CHALLENGE - download here.

2020 FREE Teacher and Youth Leader Resource Pack


International Orienteering Federation (IOF) FREE Resources also for download:

  • “Cool, Awesome and Educational”; Orienteering at school for ages 6-15 years -  downloadable here.  
  • Maze Maps - downloadable Maze (4 maps).

  • How to set up the maze guidelines - downloadable How to set up the maze.

  • Free Promotional Materials for promoting your events
    A wide range of promotional resources to help you promote your event - includes flyers, posters, certificates and more here.

  • For more information about World Orienteering Day, visit:  www.worldorienteeringday.org.uk 

Want to take part in more orienteering?  Here are some links to help! 

  • For information about orienteering in schools, including national school events visit the British Schools Orienteering Association.
  • Orienteering clubs offer a great opportunity to enjoy orienteering at parks across the country. To find your local Orienteering club click here and discover what they have planned in your area.
  • Contact British Orienteering's National Office who will be happy to help you.  Email:  info@britishorienteering.org.uk    


Don't forget to register your event on the World Map here.

Thank you for your support.

13 -19 May 2020