Orienteering Cincinnati Event Schedule
updated 18 May 2015, 7:50 am         Check back frequently for updates!
Public is welcome at all events, unless specifically noted in the announcement.
Beginners are always welcome and basic instruction is offered at no charge.
OCIN Events are held rain, shine or snow.     In the event of severe storm or snow emergency, check this site on the morning of event.
Color key to event listings:
OCIN local events
Other local events within 150 miles (250 kilometers) of Cincinnati
Major US and Canadian Events
Major International Events

May 19 thru August 25, 2015    
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) Summer Sprint Series. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
    Every Tuesday evening - Start times: 6 pm, except 5:30 pm on 2 June. Last start at 7:15pm at all locations, with control pickup starting at 7:30pm. $2 for members and juniors, $3 for non-members. Overall ranking will be computed.
    May 19 Cherokee Park, May 26 George Rogers Clark
    June 2 Cherokee, June 9 McNeely, June 16 U of L campus, June 23 Cox, June 30 McNeely
    July 7 Seneca, July 14 Lapping, July 21 Waterfront, July 28 Thurman-Hutchins
    Aug 4 Girl Scout HQ, Aug 11 Cherokee (Big Rock), Aug 18 Sawyer, Aug 25 Joe Creason

Sun, May 24, 2015     Grant Park, Centerville, OH
    Miami Valley Orienteering Club (MVOC) event. See MVOC website for details.
    Start times: Noon to 2 pm, Director: Steve Barnhart (937) 305-7016
   

Sat, May 30, 2015     Camp Friedlander, Loveland, Ohio
    Camp Friedlander. Courses: white thru red. Boy Scout Camp - no dogs on courses, please
    fee details to be announced
    Locator Map Start will tentatively be at Cub World in Camp Craig. Director: to be announced.

Sun, May 31, 2015     Slate Run Metropark, Columbus, OH
    Central Ohio Orienteers (COO) event. See COO website for details.
    Start times: 11 am to 1 pm, Beginner and Sprint courses only.
   

May 31-June 5, 2015    Georgia Orienteering Advanced Training (GOAT) Camp, Georgia
    week long intensive orienteering training camp. Selective admission, limited to 80 young orienteers. A mix of intermediate, and advanced oienteers are accepted.
   

Sun, June 6, 2015     Charles Alley Park, Lancaster, OH (tentative)
    Central Ohio Orienteers (COO) event. See COO website for details.
    Start times: 11 am to 1 pm, National Trails Day work day, followed by a score orienteering course.
   

June 7-13, 2015    Texas Junior Orienteering Camp, Bridgeport, TX
    week long intensive orienteering training camp at Sid Richardson Scout Ranch. Selective admission, limited to 80 young orienteers. A mix of beginner, intermediate, and advanced oienteers are accepted.
    applictaion deadline April 30, contact Mike Minium for camper and staff application materials

Thursday, June 18, 2015     Indian Creek, Reily, Ohio
    Indian Creek Butler County Metropark. 3 Short courses will be offered.
    Noon - 2 pm or 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Come during either time window. Noon - 2 pm is intended as an introductory program for children and families, but all orienteers are welcome and all courses will be available.
    Locator Map Director: Mike Minium.

June 23-30, 2015    World Trail Orienteering Championships, Zagreb, Croatia
    National Teams only. Contact Clare Durand, U.S. Trail Orienteering Team, for more information.
   

June 26-28, 2015    Western States Championships, Boise, Idaho
    sanctioned "A" meet, Sprint, U.S. Ultralong Championships, and Middle Distance
    event information Fees increase after May 15.

July 3-5, 2015    Western Canadian Championships, Whitehorse, Yukon
    Sprint, Long, and Middle format.
    event information Fees increase after April 15.

July 4-11, 2015   Junior World Orienteering Championships, Rauland, Norway
    (National Teams Only) Website: http://www.jwoc2015.org/
    Contact U.S.A. Junior Orienteering Team Coach Erin Schirm for information on how you can participate.

August 1, 2015     Camp Stem, Indiana
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
    Moutain Bike-O and Foot courses.

August 1, 2015     Green Corn Moon Rogaine, Chillicothe, OH
    Not So Fast Adventures (NSF) event. See NSF website for details.
    6 hour day-into-night rogaine. Great Seal State Park. Check-In opens at 4, Mass Start at 6 pm, course closes at Midnight. Pre-register online on NSF website.
   

Aug 1-18, 2015   World Orienteering Championships, Inverness, Scotland
    Great Britain (National Teams Only). In conjunction with the Scottish 6-day, which will have courses open to all.

Sept 26-27, 2015    Ottawa O' Fest, Gatineau, Quebec
    middle and long format, possibly an extra race Saturday afternoon. Gatineau Park near Ottawa, Canada
    event information

October, 2015     Kentucky Outdoor Adventure Games
    details to be determined. Look for events to likely include orienteering, rogaine, adventure race, equestrian and more.

October 23-25, 2015     OCIN / OLOU Fall "A" Meet, Kentucky
    OCIN hosts a Friday "A" middle distance "A" meet at Big Bone Lick State Park. OLOU hosts Saturday and Sunday "A" races at Taylorsville Lake State Park.

November 7, 2015     Camp Stonybrook, Waynesville, Ohio
    Camp Stonybrook. Courses: white thru green, maybe red.
    Regular OCIN event Saturday, Orienteering Training weekend for youth put on by Great Rivers Girl Scout Council. fee details to be announced
    Locator Map coming soon Director: to be announced.

November 14, 2015     Sleepy Hollow Rogaine, Chillicothe, OH
    Not So Fast Adventures (NSF) event. See NSF website for details.
    6 or 12 hour rogaine. Scioto Trail State Park. Check-In opens at 7 am, Mass Start at 9 am, course closes at 9 pm. Pre-register online on NSF website.
   

November, 2015     OCIN TROL training day, Oxford, Ohio
    TROL season begins, all-day training program at Miami University
    details to be announced

Dec 31, 2015 - Jan 1, 2016    OCIN New Year's Orienteering, Hamilton, Ohio
    Camp Timberhill (tenative)
    details to be announced

April 1-3, 2016     Flying Pig XX, Cincinnati, Ohio
    The 20th edition of OCIN's annual Flying Pig
   

July, 2016   Junior World Orienteering Championships, Engadin, Switzerland
    (National Teams Only)
    Contact U.S.A. Junior Orienteering Team Coach Erin Schirm for information on how you can participate.

2016   World Orienteering Championships, Stromstad-Tanum, Switzerland
    (National Teams Only)
   

2016   North American Orienteering Championships, USA
    open to all, the North Americans alternates between USA and Canada. host and site to be determined.
    probably late September, Dartmouth NH

Spring, 2017     Flying Pig XXI, Cincinnati, Ohio
    The 21st edition of OCIN's annual Flying Pig
   

2017   World Orienteering Championships, Otepaa, Estonia
    (National Teams Only)
   

2018   North American Orienteering Championships, Canada
    open to all, the North Americans alternates between USA and Canada. host and site to be determined.
   

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