Welcome to Berkshire Orienteers


23 February 2020: British Night Championships - Medal for Trish!

Last night a neighbouring club, Thames Valley OC, hosted the annual British Night Championships in the Hambleden Estate, just to the NE of Henley-on-Thames. As a 'local' event it was an opportunity for some club members to give night orienteering a try …. [Click title to continue reading]

22 February 2020: Burghfield Common Event

After a one-week delay due to Storm Dennis, today we were able to hold our Saturday event at Burghfield Common. The ground was saturated and it was impossible to avoid all the puddles so everyone had rather wet and muddy feet by the end. However, the weather was warm and the blustery wind help blow the clouds away letting us …. [Click title to continue reading]

21 February 2020: Burghfield Common event - Saturday 22nd February - confirmed!

After two consecutive weekends with heavy rain and gusty winds the weather will improve this weekend. We can confirm that tomorrows (Saturday 22nd) event will go ahead. More details are avaible on our events page and on Facebook.

13 February 2020: Burghfield Common Event Postponed

Due to the likelihood that there will be strong winds and heavy rain on Saturday, 15th February, we have decided to postpone our planned event at Burghfield Common. We are disappointed that we have had to take this action but the safety of competitors and our volunteers must be our first priority. We are however looking to reschedule the event and are requesting permission from the landowners to hold the event on Saturday 22nd - just one week later. We will post again if this is confirmed.

Berkshire Orienteers (BKO) is the orienteering club for Berkshire and surrounding areas, including the towns of Reading, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Slough, Windsor and Newbury and their immediate locations together with some members from the northern parts of Hampshire and Surrey.

What is Orienteering? - Orienteering is the sport of competitive navigation.
For more, see our What is Orienteering page or our Saturday Events page.

Key Dates

Date Level Event Location Town Postcode Gridref
Sun, 26/04/2020 Level C Regional Event Bloom Wood High Wycombe SL7 3RA SU860890
Sun, 29/11/2020 Level A Southern Championships Long Valley North Aldershot GU11 2HL SU846525