Expert event at Umstead North Nov 22, 2020

We have reached the capacity in our permit, so registration is now closed. We will have an expert event (brown through blue) on Sunday Nov 22 at Umstead North. We have approval for 25 participants only with 10:00 and 10:30 (sold out!) start windows. The current parking situation may mean that you have to wait […]

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Umstead West Oct 18 – Results

We had a perfect day for orienteering on Sunday. Our originally planned open event at Umstead South was not approved as so many people are parking there because other activities such as youth sports are not happening during the Covid-19 crisis. Indeed when I went to set controls on Saturday around 2pm, traffic at the […]

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Advanced event at Umstead West Oct 18, 2020

We will have an advanced event (orange and up) on Sunday Oct 18 at Umstead West. The ranger has asked us to keep parking on Old Reedy Creek Road to a minimum and keep private driveways and the area around them clear. We are approved for 12 people every two hours Please try to complete […]

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Time to renew your BOK Annual Event Pass

BOK Annual Event Passes run from September through August of the following year. Passes purchased for the 2019-2020 year have now expired. For details on family and individual passes see Get an Annual Pass for BOK events. An Annual Pass is $45 for individuals and $65 for families. You can buy a new pass for […]

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Results for July 12 Advanced Sprint at Dorothea Dix Park

On a typical hot July day in Raleigh we had 17 brave orienteers come out for the sprint event. We had two courses of close to 3KM each with a shorter variant of about 2km. Everyone tried two courses. This was also the first opportunity to pick up the new BOK clothing items. See separate […]

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July 12 Advanced Sprint & BOK Clothing Delivery at Dorothea Dix Park

On Sunday, July 12 we will hold an advanced sprint event at Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh, starting near the intersection of Hunt Drive and Umstead Drive. Registration is required and you will need to select the hour during which you wish to arrive. There will be no beginner class or equipment rental. Social distancing […]

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Results for open event at Raven Rock February 16, 2020

We had a good turnout for the event at Raven Rock, including some JROTC cadets who were back for a second day after the championships on Saturday. I forgot to clear out some data from Saturday so it has taken me longer than usual to post results. If your name is incorrect, please let me […]

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Open event at Raven Rock February 16, 2020

We will have an open event at Raven Rock State Park on February 16 starting at noon. All are welcome. You will need to register at the BOK store by 5pm Friday February 14 as we are also working the JROTC event on February 15 and will have limited time to get maps printed. There […]

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Results for open event at Umstead North October 20, 2019

We had a cold wet day at Umstead, but several hardy orienteers came out anyway and were rewarded by a reasonably dry afternoon. A fire in the shelter fireplace helped too! Three people came out early for the yellow to orange class and we had a good time with that while setting many of the […]

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Yellow to orange class October 20, 2019

Special yellow-to-orange class Note: This class will be before the October 20 open event. An earlier version of this notice inadvertently had a different date. Correct date is October 20. My apologies for any confusion. If you are ready to move up from yellow, we are offering a limited space yellow to orange class for […]

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