Orienteering is a group of sports that requires navigational skills using a map and
compass to navigate from point to point in diverse and usually unfamiliar ...
Orienteering is a competitive international sport that combines racing with ... Out
in the terrain, a control flag (below) marks the location that the orienteer must ...
By definition orienteering is a sport involving a map and a compass, but that's not
really very helpful for someone new to the sport. The map is a very detailed ...
A standard orienteering course consists of a start, a series of control sites that are
marked by circles, connected by lines and numbered in the order they are to ...
A.2.1 Orienteering is a sport in which the competitors navigate independently
through the terrain. Competitors must visit a number of control points marked on ...
Orienteering Lingo. Many terms that orienteers use will be familiar, but there are
also terms unique to the sport. The list below includes terms used to describe ...
Orienteering courses can be set in any environment where an appropriate map
has been made. The standard format is a point-to-point race: A course of controls
Orienteering is a challenging outdoor adventure sport that exercises both the
mind and body. The aim is to navigate (on foot or mountain bike) between control
Define orienteering: a sport in which people use a map and a compass to travel
along a route they do not know as quickly as possible.
To be successful in orienteering, the athlete needs excellent map reading skills,
great concentration and the ability to make quick decisions about the best route ...