Orienteering Cincinnati Event Schedule
updated 11 January 2017 10:45 pm         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.
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Major International Events

Jan 13-15, 2017    Georgia Navigator Cup, Georgia
    National "A" meet: Sprint course on Friday, 2-day total time meet on Sat and Sun. Extreme-O Course on Monday will offer a variety of special and unusual challenges. Event Website Georgia Orienteering Club (GAOC)
    Online Registration is now open. List of registered runners

Jan 1 - Mar 26, 2017     OLOU Winter Sprint Series, Kentucky
    Short Courses every Sunday afternoon (except Jan 15 and Mar 12); starts from 2 pm to 3:30 pm. Sponsored by Orienteering Louisville (OLOU). Orienteering Louisville website
    Jan 1 St Matthews CC, Jan 8 Shawnee (2 courses), Jan 22 Waverly (2 courses), Jan 29 Waterfront, Feb 5 Cherokee (2 courses), Feb 12 George Rogers Clark, Feb 19 E P Sawyer (2 courses), Feb 26 Wendell Moore in Buckner, KY (2 courses), Mar 5 Lapping (2 courses), Mar 19 Creasey Mahan, Mar 26 Chase Start at Cherokee Park.

Sat Jan 21, 2017     TROL #7, Big Bone Lick State Park, Union, KY
    A full range of courses. Event Director: Stephanie Ross
    Fee: regular OCIN rates: $7 for members, $10 for non-members; $2 discount if you own your own SI timing card, free for 2016-17 TROL Season pass holders.
    Locator Map

Sat Jan 28, 2017     Iroquois Park, Louisville, Kentucky
    event cancelled Orienteering Louisville website
   

Sun Jan 29, 2017     TROL #8, Armco Park, Lebanon, Ohio
    A full range of courses. Event Director: Joseph Ratermann
    Fee: regular OCIN rates: $7 for members, $10 for non-members; $2 discount if you own your own SI timing card, free for 2016-17 TROL Season pass holders.
    Locator Map directions coming soon.

Sat, Feb 4, 2017     TROL #9, Camp Friedlander BSA Camp, Loveland, Ohio
    A full range of courses.
    Fee: regular OCIN rates: $7 for members, $10 for non-members; $2 discount if you own your own SI timing card, free for 2016-17 TROL Season pass holders. There may be a special discount rate for scouts attending this event, details soon.
    This is a Boy Scout Camp. No pets on the courses at this event, please
    Locator Map directions coming soon.

Sun Feb 12, 2017     TROL #10, Woodland Trails BSA Camp, Camden, Ohio
    A full range of courses: white, yellow, ornge, green, purple. Starts noon to 2 pm. This is a Miami Valley orienteering Club (MVOC) hosted event. See MVOC website for more details. Event Director: Tom Svobodny
    Fee: 6 for members, $8 for non-members; $2 discount if you own your own SI timing card, free for 2016-17 TROL Season pass holders.
    This is a Boy Scout Camp. No pets on the courses at this event, please
    Locator Map directions coming soon.

Sat Feb 25, 2017     Bernheim Forest, Louisville, Kentucky
    Sponsored by Orienteering Louisville (OLOU). Orienteering Louisville website Event Director: Paul Vice
    This will be a MASS START event, see details on the OLOU website.

Feb 25 or 26, 2017     TROL meet
    A full range of courses.
    Fee: regular OCIN rates: $7 for members, $10 for non-members; $2 discount if you own your own SI timing card, free for 2016-17 TROL Season pass holders.
    locator map and directions coming soon.

March 4-5, 2017    U.S. Interscholastic Championships, Texas
    National "A" meet, U.S. Interscholastic Championships: North Texas Orienteering Assoc (NTOA)
    Event information and online registration www.ntoa.com

Mar 6-12 2017   World Ski Orienteering Championships, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
    National Teams Only

Mar 11 or 12, 2016     TROL meet
    A full range of courses.
    Fee: regular OCIN rates: $7 for members, $10 for non-members; $2 discount if you own your own SI timing card, free for 2016-17 TROL Season pass holders.
    locator map and directions coming soon.

March 18, 2017     Caesar Creek State Park, Waynesville, Ohio
    Miami Valley Junior Championships, Sponsored by Miami Valley Orienteering Club (MVOC). Miami Valley Orienteering Club website
    Tentatively, this will be the TROL 2016-2017 season final event.
   

April 7-9, 2017     Flying Pig XXI, Cincinnati, Ohio
    The 21st edition of OCIN's annual Flying Pig. South central Indiana.
   

May 20, 2017     "Mad Otter, Otter Creek Park, Louisville, Kentucky
    **date changed from March 17** The "Mad Otter" will offer 6 and 12 hour courses. Also available will be Pink (long but very easy), Long Orange, Ultra-Long Green, Long Blue. Sponsored by Orienteering Louisville (OLOU). Orienteering Louisville website
   

May 21, 2017     Grant Park, Centerville, Ohio
    Sponsored by Miami Valley Orienteering Club (MVOC). Miami Valley Orienteering Club website
   

May 24, 2017     World Orienteering Day
    Location to be announced. In cooperation with the International Orienteering Federation.
    Event Director Mike Minium For a listing fo events worldwide, go to Worldorienteeringday.com
   

June 4-10, 2017    TJOC 2017, Bridgeport, Texas
    Texas Junior Orienteering Camp - week-long intensive training camp for junior orienteers. North Texas Orienteering Assoc (NTOA)
   

June 23-25, 2017    US Sprint/Middle/Long Championships, Idaho
    National "A" meet, Stanley, Idaho and Boise, Idaho. City of Trees Orienteering Club (CTOC)
   

June 30 - July 7 2017   World Orienteering Championships, Tartu, Estonia
    The World Orienteering Championships is open to National Teams Only, but there will be a week of public spectator races open to all. Registration for Estonian Orienteering Week opens on Dec 1, 2016. http://www.woc2017.ee/

July 9-16, 2017   Junior World Orienteering Championships, Finland
    (National Teams Only). Contact Orienteering USA National Junior Coach Erin Schirm for more information.
   

July 22 - 28 2017   O-Ringen, Varmland, Sweden
    week long series of events, world's largest orienteering festival draws about 15,000 participants.

July 30 - Aug 5 2017   Scottish 6 Days, Deeside, Scotland
    6 days of orienteering races in varied terrain, typically has around 4000 competitors.

Aug 4-6, 2017    2017 Canadian Championships, Ontario, Canada
    Canadian Orienteering Championships

Spring, 2018    U.S. Interscholastic Championships
    National "A" meet, U.S. Interscholastic Championships: tentatively New England Orienteering Club (NEOC)
   

May 23, 2018     World Orienteering Day
    Location to be announced. In cooperation with the International Orienteering Federation.
    Event Director Mike Minium For a listing fo events worldwide, go to Worldorienteeringday.com
   

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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