Orienteering Cincinnati Event Schedule
updated 29 February 2015, 2:00 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.
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

March 7-8, 2015     TROL #13, Otter Creek, Louisville, KY
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
    Return to Otter Creek Park after many years of not being able to use this site. Two days of events. Saturday will be a TROL event (will count for TROL points)
    Saturday: White thru Red middle distance courses, plus a sprint course. Sunday: yellow thru red long distance courses. Overnight dormitory space available.
    Ohio Valley Interscholastic Championships on Saturday. Pre-registration will be required.

Sunday Mar 8, 2015     TROL #14, Seven Hills Park, Milford, Ohio
    TROL #14. Start times 11 am - 2 pm. Reminder: Daylight Savings Time begins - don't miss the last start time at 2 pm. Courses: white thru red. (small park: red course will be green plus brown with an off-the-clock download between green and brown) Director: Jim Benton
    Event Fees: $7 for OCIN members, $10 for non-members, $2 discount if you have your own SI timing card. Free for TROL 2014-15 season pass holders
    Locator Map Seven Hills Park is privately owned by Tata Consultancy Services. You will not find "Seven Hills Park" with google or gps. Enter 1000 Summit Drive, Milford, OH 45150 and that should get you there.

Saturday, March 14, 2015     Bernheim Forest, Louisville, KY
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
    re-scheduled from March 7.
    #FindTony

Sun Mar 15, 2015     TROL Season Final - Caesar Creek State Park, Waynesville, OH
    Miami Valley Orienteering Club (MVOC) event. See MVOC website for details. Free for TROL season pass holders.
    Miami Valley Junior O' Championships 11 am - 2 pm, Shamrock Hunt" public courses Noon to 2 pm. Director: Matt Bond
    Locator Map coming soon

March 20-22, 2015    U.S. Interscholastic Championships
    Delaware Valley, PA. This weekend will also include the US Intercollegiate Championships and US Trail-O Championships.
    details soon. Registration is now open. Event Information page

March 27-29, 2015     Flying Pig XIX, Olive Hill , Kentucky
    2015 U.S. Sprint / Middle / Long Championships at Carter Caves State Park. Watch the Mapping Carter Caves video.
    Juniors, these will be the selection races for the 2015 USA JWOC team. Contact U.S.A. Junior Orienteering Team Coach Erin Schirm for more information on how you can qualify for the Junior World Orienteering Championships.
    This will also be the selection races for the U.S. Orienteering Team for the 2015 WOC Team. Contact the Team Exec. Steering Committee for more information.
    Embargo Information The following areas may not be used for orienteering or orienteering training prior to these championships:
       1. Carter Caves State Park and Tygarts State Forest is off limits. You may use the lodge, cabins, campground, golf course, visitor center, and underground cave tours starting from the visitor center, entering the park via the main entrance on Kentucky route 82 only.
       2. Morehead State University and any portion of Daniel Boone National Forest within 1 mile (1.6 km) of the Morehead Campus.
    Event Information
    Register Online
    See Who is Registered

Thursday, April 2, 2015     Easter Egg orienteering, Rentschler Forest, Hamilton, Ohio
    Start times 5 pm - 6 pm. Courses: white thru green. Co-sponsored with MetroParks of Butler County
    Detailed information and fees Director: Mike Minium
    Locator Map coming soon

Saturday, April 4, 2015     Easter Egg orienteering, Governor Bebb Park, Okeana, Ohio
    Start times 11 am - 1 pm. Courses: white thru green. Co-sponsored with MetroParks of Butler County
    Detailed information and fees Director: Mike Minium
    Locator Map

Sat, April 4, 2015     Jackson-Washington State Forest, Indiana
    Indiana Crossroads Orienteering (ICO) event. See Indiana Crossroads Orienteering (ICO) website for details.
   ICO "Conquer the Crossroads" mini-rogaine.

April 11, 2015     Jefferson Memorial Forest, Louisville, KY
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
   

April 18-19, 2015     Deam Lake, Indiana
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
   

Sat, Apr 25, 2015     tentative - Armco Park, Lebanon, Ohio
    Start times to be determined. pending park approval.
    Event Fees: $7 for OCIN members, $10 for non-members, $2 discount if you have your own SI timing card. Free for TROL 2014-15 season pass holders
    Locator Map coming soon Director: Stevan Vaughan

April 25-26, 2015    BAOC 2-day "Classic"
    sanctioned "A" meet, Bay area, California. 2-day total time format.
   

May 2-3, 2015    West Point Invitational
    sanctioned "A" meet, West Point, New York. 2-day total time format.
   

May 3, 2015     Grant Park, Centerville, OH (tentative)
    Miami Valley Orienteering Club (MVOC) event. See MVOC website for details.
    Start times: Noon to 2 pm, Director: Steve Barnhart (937) 305-7016
   

May 9, 2015     Tom Wallace Lake, Louisville, KY
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
   

May 10 or 17, 2015     Tentative, Delhi, Ohio
    Tentative. Courses: white thru green.
    fee details to be announced
    Locator Map coming soon Director: to be announced.

May 16, 2015     Robb Hill (Bradford Woods), Martinsville, Indiana
    Indiana Crossroads Orienteering (ICO) event. See Indiana Crossroads Orienteering (ICO) website for details.
   

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 coming soon Director: to be announced.

June 6-12, 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.
   

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, 2-day total time format. plus U.S. Ultralong Championships
    event information

July 3-5, 2015    Western Canadian Championships, Whitehorse, Yukon
    Sprint, Long and middle format.
    event information

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.

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.

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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