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LVO Fixtures ...view all
30th Jan 22
Score Training 3 - Donaghadee
6th Feb 22
Score Training 4 - Antrim Castle Gardens
Antrim Castle Gardens
5th Mar 22
Spring Cup 1 - Woodburn
Woodburn Forest – Upper Carpark
12th Mar 22
Spring Cup 2 - Meelmore
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Score Training 2 - Parkanaur
Parkanaur Forest
n/a training
Score Training 1 - Crawfordsburn
Crawfordsburn Country Park
n/a training
WENT 4 Hillsborough Forest
Hillsborough Forest
MAPRUN training - University/Gasworks
Botanic Avenue
n/a training
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Here are the first 100 hundred words of the latest posts to LVO’s news feed. Please note that hyperlinks appear as plain text in these snippets – click the heading to see the full post with working hyperlinks. The news page is here.

  • π•π•¦π•Ÿπ•šπ• π•£ π•‹π•£π•’π•šπ•Ÿπ•šπ•Ÿπ•˜ πŸƒβ€β™€οΈπŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ - β„π•šπ•π•π•€π•“π• π•£π• π•¦π•˜π•™ 𝔽𝕠𝕣𝕖𝕀π•₯ β„™π•’π•£π•œ 🌲 𝕃𝕒𝕀π•₯ π•Šπ•¦π•Ÿπ••π•’π•ͺ 𝕠𝕗 𝕖𝕒𝕔𝕙 π•„π• π•Ÿπ•₯𝕙 πŸ—“ 🧭 Sun 30th Jan 🧭 Sun 27th Feb 🧭 Sun 27th MarchΒ  Meeting, ready to go at 13:45! Juniors aged 11-14 welcome to join us for these fun Sunday afternoon sessions, if you would like to come along or ask any questions email Juls - rdo@niorienteering.org.uk πŸ“§ Read More ...
  • Happy New O-Year! - The Colour Standards table has been rolled forward for 2022. This involved removing the 2020 entries (except for the last, Donard on 12/12/20 (which still counts towards some folks "best-of 3-in-12-months" current standard), and adding the anticipated 2022 colour events There should be more to come e.g. Autumn Trophy series and NI Colour Series 5. Let's make the first NY resolution to maintain or improve your standard (or gain one if you haven't done so already). The table also shows your current membership status so for too many folks there's a second resolution to get yourself out of the pink… Read More ...
  • πŸŽ„Happy ChristmasπŸŽ„ - πŸŽ…On behalf of the LVO committee, I would like to wish all LVO members a very happy and healthy Christmas. πŸ‘ Considering the year we have had, the club has done an amazing job to host so many events and activities, I counted 31 since we were allowed to start back in May! This does not even count the junior coaching and activities organised with local authorities and other partners. What an incredible achievement and one to proud of. Thanks to all the volunteers who have helped, especially those who help plan and organise events and of course the committee… Read More ...
  • NWOC invite you to run off the turkey! - Our friends at NWOC traditionally run a post-Christmas event in the Limavady area. This year the venue is Roe Valley Country Park on Monday 27 December. An invitation is extended to LVO, but do check the event details on the NWOC website, as advance entry is required by Christmas Eve on SI Entries. Read More ...


WelcomeWelcome to Lagan Valley Orienteers. The club’s origins go back to the beginning of the 70s and the early days of Orienteering in the Province. Now our membership stretches from Newry to Newcastle to Ballymena as well as three satellite hubs for newcomers based in Craigavon, Tollymore and Belfast. You are welcome to join us at any of our club or hub events. Each event has courses suitable for abilities from junior beginner to senior elite. Our events are generally on Saturdays but during the summer and early winter we hold events on Wednesday evenings.
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About Orienteering

Videos: Introduction to Orienteering | Setting the map | Using the Compass | Attack Points | Aiming Off | Large Contour Features | Route Choice | Intricate Contours. Read about the different types of orienteering here and you’ll find some tips here.