Orienteering sports combine significant navigation with a specific method of travel. Because the method of travel determines ...


Orienteering is a competitive international sport that combines racing with navigation. It is a timed race in which individual participants use a specially created, ...


Origins. Orienteering originated in Scandinavia around the turn of the twentieth century. Competitive events got under way in the ensuing decades. First done on  ...


Oct 18, 2016 ... I would be the first to admit orienteering can look like a crazy sport. But there's no other sport that tests the mind and the body in quite the same ...


Mar 17, 2017 ... Learn about orienteering, a sport using navigation with maps and compasses to find various points in unfamiliar and often difficult-to-follow ...


Orienteering: Orienteering, outdoor competitive sport that is similar to cross- country running, but with emphasis on map-reading and direction-finding skills.


In the next few years, a few orienteering clubs began to appear. In 1897, the Tjalve Sports Club sponsored the first known public orienteering competition.

Jul 24, 2012 ... People from 42 countries are running in O-Ringen 2012. In this film you meet some of the international guests in the swedish forest.


Orienteering is a sport in which orienteers use an accurate, detailed map and a compass to ... It can be enjoyed as a walk in the woods or as a competitive sport.