New Winter League Training Offered December 9th

Ready to go off-trail? Strong compass skills help greatly in the second half of the season. On Sunday afternoon, Dec 9th at Magnuson Park, Mike Schuh will be offering compass refresher training and other skills-boosting exercises to Winter League (WIOL + Winter O’) participants interested in becoming stronger orienteers. Contact Mike at: schuh@farmdale.com for more info, including the time and location to meet. Cost is $3/person to cover map printing and other costs.  Limited to 25 participants, first come, first […]

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Kick off the month of December with Winter League #3!

Now that many have gotten their fill of good food, family and shopping, it’s time to kick off December in style at the Winter League (WIOL + Winter O’) meet this Saturday, December 1st!  Join over 400 of your fellow map reading, outdoor loving competitors at Shoreview Park/Shoreline CC to experience a combination of one-half traditional forest/park orienteering, and one-half campus/sprint orienteering. You can read more, register or sign up to volunteer here.

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The 2019 US National Junior Program is now accepting applications!

Love orienteering?  Interested in taking your talents to an even greater level? The 2019 US National Junior Program is now accepting applications! This applies to any junior orienteers (under age 20) who would like to apply to be on the National or Development teams. COC currently has five juniors participating at the US Junior National level. Siri Christopherson, Tyra Christopherson and Caroline Sandbo are all members of the 14-person Junior National Team.  In addition, they were three of the six […]

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Winter League Fun Continues at Hamlin Park

Our first Winter League (WIOL & Winter O’) meet of the year on Nov. 3rd featured over 380 starts.  With SAT testing and the Cross Country State Meet in the rear view mirror, Winter League #2 should boast even more runners out in the woods having fun and finding controls this Saturday (11/17) at Hamlin Park in Shoreline.  Thanks to course designers Dave Dummeyer and Brett Buchholz for designing great new courses for this upcoming meet.  It’s not too late […]

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Forecast is Looking Great for Winter League’s First Meet

Saturday’s weather forecast calls for cloudy with a chance of rain.  Saturday’s orienteering forecast calls for fun and excitement for the over 300 student and public competitors who will be running around Lincoln Park looking for orange and white controls!  We are thrilled to kick off Cascade Orienteering Club’s first Winter League (WIOL + Winter O’) meet of the season this Saturday, November 3rd with great new courses to run, thanks to course designers Patrick Kelly and Serge Smirnov.  It’s […]

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WINTER LEAGUE SERIES REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

This is the time of year to bring your orienteering to the next level. Winter League brings out hundreds of participants from our local schools, who along with the public participants give this series a lively and competitive feel. Challenging scenic courses? Sun, rain, sleet and mud? Busses full of teams in uniform? Chili and hot chocolate? Trophies and podium? We’ve got it all and more! Click the Winter League (Winter O’/WIOL) link here to see event details and to […]

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