Upcoming Events

Here are the future events that are being planned for St. Louis Orienteering.  For events that are open for registration, please go to our Registration Page.  Also, a paper registration form can be found here to bring to the meet -> Registration Form

  • 2017-09-16 Kirkwood Night O

    During the Greentree Festival on Saturday night.  The format and event will be the same as year’s past.  Please come out and enjoy this fun night O event at this city park with an orienteering map.  Dave Frei is the meet director once again.  Don’t forget your flashlight!

    Registration at 7pm at the “Boy Scout” shelter

    Mass start at 8pm; course length 45 minutes

  • 2017-10-29 West Tyson

    It’s Fall!  Come play in the woods!

    Location:  West Tyson Park, 131 North Outer Road East, Saint Louis, MO 63025 at the Roth Memorial Lodge (follow signs).

    When: Sunday, 10-29-17, Registration starts at NOON, Timed starts begin at 1:00

    Format:  Point to Point with 3 courses for beginner, intermediate, and advanced.

    White Course (beginner):  2 KM, mainly trail based with some hill climbing on moderately technical trails.  Skills required:  basic map recognition and be able to follow a trail map.

    Orange Course (Intermediate):  4-5 KM, points placed on strong features.  Skills required: ability to understand contour lines and use compass to navigate off trail.

    Blue Course (Advanced): 10 KM, Difficult point placement, requires advanced skills of compass, pacing, and contour reading.  Grit and endurance are definite prerequisites for the Blue Course!

    Course Closes at 4:00 (last start 1:30): each orienteer gets 2.5 hours to complete course before losing 1 CP per minute over the time.

    Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.  Stick around and chat about your route/experience.

    Recognition ceremony at 4:00

    Cost:

    • Free for Members and their immediate families
      • Membership is $50 annually and you can sign up at the race if you would like
    • $20 for every adult for non-members.
    • $5 for non-member youth- under 18

    BONUS:  Orienteering workshop for beginners and intermediate to be conducted at 12:30.  Volunteers will be available to answer questions following the short workshop as well.

    Questions?   Contact Race Director: Josh Borgmeyer at 314-780-9759 or josh@balancedbodyrehab.com

  • 2017-11-04 IRVOC Adventure Race

    Our local partners at the Illinois River Valley Orienteering Club are holding an Adventure Race on November 4th.  Please see that attached flyer for more details and contact them directly with any questions.

     

    2017 Adventure Race Flyer

  • 2017-11-18 and 19 Possum Trot XVIII
    Orienteer Kansas and Possum Trot Orienteering Club invite you to attend the Possum Trot XVIII weekend in Kansas City on Nov 18-19, 2017.
    Updates here:  http://ptoc.org/htdocs/schedule.html
    Saturday will feature a sprint course hosted by Orienteer Kansas.
    Sunday will feature the famous Possum Trot, a long “goat” event hosted by Possum Trot O Club.
  • 2017-11-25 Turkey O – Details to follow

    Up in the Chautauqua area near Alton, IL.  Meet director will be Jerry Young.

  • 2017-12-31 Broemmelsiek Park “Bonfire O” – Details to follow

    This will be year 2 for this event.  Similar to last year, details to follow.  Melissa Kelley is the meet director.