GPHXO Weekend of Orienteering -- May 13-14
Please join the Greater Phoenix Orienteering Club for a weekend of orienteering on May 13 and 14, 2017 in the cool pine forest near Prescott, AZ.
For more information about GPHXO events, go to their website.
Box Canyon Nav Race & Map Trek Results -- 4/2/17
If you didn’t attend the Box Canyon orienteering event April 2nd, you missed out on a great opportunity to hone your navigation skills on a course set by Jeff Brucker. We had perfect weather conditions for orienteering in these beautiful rolling hills with lots of reentrants.
Orienteering Videos Show What It's Like to Run Wild
If you are new to orienteering or have never tried it before, or you just want to get an audio-visual feel for what it's all about, then check out these two introductory videos (on our What is Orienteering? page). In the first video Andreas Johansson, member at Northeast Ohio Orienteering Club (NEOOC), introduces orienteering with some of the basic stuff you might encounter at your first event. The second video produced for the New York Times, provides another introductory view of our orienteering sport. If you want to see even more videos about orienteering, visit Orienteering USA's Orienteering Videos page.
New Stuff & Recent Changes
Featured Clue Symbol
To see all the orienteering control symbols and their descriptions, read the International Specification for Control Descriptions (pdf).