UK Elite Orienteering League

ukeolThe UK Elite Orienteering League defines the must-do races for elites and aspiring elites. It consists of the most competitive races at biggest events, and it will provide a true test to find  the best ‘all round’ orienteers in the UK.

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2019 winners:

The last race in the 2019 UK Elite Orienteering League series is done. Congratulations to the class winners below, and well done to everyone who took part.

Senior MenWilliam GardnerAlasdair McLeodPeter Bray
U23 MenAlistair MassonAlex CarcasAlistair Thornton
M20Alastair ThomasFreddie CarcasFinlay Todd
M18Peter MolloyMatthew GoochStanley Heap
Senior WomenMegan Carter-DaviesCecilie AndersenSarah Jones
U23 WomenMegan Carter-DaviesCecilie AndersenSarah Jones
W20Grace MolloyFiona BunnNiamh Hunter
W18Lizzie StansfieldMegan KeithEvie Conway

2019 final standingsM18 | W18 M20 W20 Men Women

2019 league events

DateEventOrganisationLocationSenior leagueJunior leagueWebsite
Sat 9th MarchSheffield UrbanSYOPonderosaSprintSprintwebsite
Sun 10th MarchNorthern ChampsSYOWharncliffe WoodsLongLongwebsite
Sat 23rd MarchSelection SpecialBOLancaster University-Sprintwebsite
Sat 23rd MarchLakes Spring WeekendLOCHaverthwaiteMiddle-website
Sun 24th MarchRed Rose ClassicSROCHampsfellLongMiddlewebsite
Sat 13th AprilScottish SpringMPAFifeMiddle-website
Sat 13th AprilScottish SpringMPAFalklandSprintSprintwebsite
Sun 14th AprilScottish SpringMPAFalkland EstateLongLongwebsite
Fri 19th AprilJK SprintSCOAAldershot GarrisonSprintSprintwebsite
Sat 20th AprilJK MiddleSCOAWindmill HillMiddleMiddlewebsite
Sun 21st AprilJK LongSCOACold AshLongLongwebsite
Sun 5th MayBritish ChampsYHOAKilnsey & ArncliffeLongLongwebsite

Scoring: Best 6 scores from first 9 races for juniors, best 6 scores from first 10 races for seniors, the final British Champs race to count for all.  At least 1 and maximum 3 scores from any one discipline (sprint/middle/long) to count.  See scoring for full details.

If you are interested in sponsoring the league in future years, either with a contribution to the cash prize fund, or with clothing, or equipment, please email us.  In return we can promise publicity at the major races in the UK orienteering calendar, as well as being associated with the elite orienteering scene.