Orienteering Cincinnati Event Schedule
updated 18 April 2015, 10:00 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

April 18-19, 2015     Deam Lake, Indiana
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
    Saturday: Standard cross country format. Registration at the southern shelter (Buzzard's Roost) just inside park entrance near the dam, starting at 9 am. Starts between 10 am - 12 pm. Sunday: Score-O format. Registration opens at 9 am, with mass start at 11 am. 2-hr Score-O.

Sat, Apr 25, 2015     Armco Park, Lebanon, Ohio
    Start times 11 to 1, range of courses from white to red.
    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 Directions: Enter park off Ohio Route 741 north of Otterbein and south of Greentree Road. 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.
   

Sun, May 3, 2015     Slate Run Metropark, Columbus, OH
    Central Ohio Orienteers (COO) event. See COO website for details.
    Start times: 11 am to 1 pm,
   

May 5 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 5 - Community Park, May 12 E.P. Sawyer (west), May 19 Cherokee, May 26 Gerorgr 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

May 16, 2015     Bernheim Forest, Louisville, KY
    Orienteering Louisville (OLOU) event. See Orienteering Louisville website for details.
    yellow thru red courses.

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

Sun, May 17, 2015     Story Woods, Delhi, Ohio
    New map of Story Woods. Courses white thru green. Start times 11 - 2.
    fees: $7 OCIN members, $10 non-members; $2 discount if you own your own SI card. Free for TROL season pass holders and students of C.O. Harrison Elementary.
    Locator Map coming soon Enter park off Pontius Rd south of Rapid Run. (just south of Rapid Run Middle School). Director: Mike Minium

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

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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