UK Elite O League

The 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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 2020 League Races

DateEventLocationOrganisationSenior leagueJunior league
Sat 7th MarchDeeside WeekendJohnshavenMAROCSprintSprint
Sun 8th MarDeeside WeekendBirsemoreMAROCLongLong
Sat 21st MarBritish Long ChampsGolden ValleySEOALongLong
Fri 10th AprilJK SprintStockton RiversideNEOASprintSprint
Sat 11th AprilJK MiddleSneaton ForestNEOAMiddleMiddle
Sun 12th AprilJK LongPickering ForestNEOALongLong
Sat 25th AprilSpring in the LakesBlakeholmeSROC-Middle
Sun 26th AprilSelection SpecialWindemereBO-Sprint
Sat 25th AprilMidland Sprint MeetNottinghamNOCKO Sprint-
Sun 26th AprilMidland Sprint MeetCoventryODSprint-
Sat 9th MayBritish Middle ChampsSummerhouse KnottLOCMiddleMiddle
Sun 10th MayNorthern ChampsHigh DamMDOCLongLong

Scoring: Best 6 scores from first 9 races for juniors and for seniors, the final Northern 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.