May 21, 2022 by Ing Uhlin
Join us at Fishtrap Lake on June 11-12 for the end of the 2022 Ultimate Orienteer Series. Fishtrap Lake has a unique scabland terrain, where the vistas are expansive but details are plentiful. There are few trails in this area, so you’ll appreciate the plethora of contour and rock details as you traverse this beautiful desert area. June is a great time of year for wildflowers here, so you might want to take a moment to enjoy them. The Saturday […]
May 15, 2022 by Will Enger
All events in the 2022 edition of the WES are available for registration and volunteering available. While we don’t quite have the full venue lineup nailed down just yet, we can promise it’ll be another great summer season, so check it out – the first event is this upcoming Wednesday the 15th at UW!
April 17, 2022 by Ing Uhlin
Team up with yourself for Ultimate Orienteer Series #3, an Individual Relay at Ft. Steilacoom Park. Depending on your course, you’ll do 2 or 3 legs, picking up a different map each time through the exchange area. The format is Motala, an individual relay with the legs run in different order and the legs are without forking. More info on the event page (https://cascadeoc.org/event/2022-ultimate-orienteer-3-ft-steilacoom-motala/). Registration closes on Wednesday night at 9:00 PM (https://register.cascadeoc.org/). We also need several more volunteers so please […]
March 20, 2022 by Michelle Kastner
Congratulations to COC Members Jessica Colleran and Eric Bone for being named to the 2022 OUSA National Team. Eric, a veteran of 20 WOC’s, joins the Elite squad, while Jessica in her first year out of junior status was named to the Performance squad. Both competed this past summer in Europe at WOC and JWOC respectively. Congratulations to COC members Annika Mihata, Benjamin Brady, and Zariah Zosel for being named to this year’s Junior National Team. This marks the first […]
March 14, 2022 by Ing Uhlin
The ordering is now open for Cascade OC shirts and hoodie in red. These are all tech shirts except the hoodie. The ladies short sleeve shirt is a slightly different product, that sport tech shirt is not available currently in women’s red. This order closes at noon on March 26th. You place the order directly with customink.com and the shirts/hoodie is shipped to your address. These shirts cannot be ordered and paid with volunteer points. This is also a fundraiser for COC. Note […]
March 13, 2022 by Ing Uhlin
The courses are now posted on UsynligO so you can try out the fun and challenging courses designed by Keely Kinsman and Anique Johnson. Did you miss the Night-O and want to run a course? Did you run at Night-O but got lost and want to try again? Or just try a harder course? Do you want to do a course but prefer to orienteer in daylight and actually see where you are going? Go to UsynligO.no (https://usynligo.no/) and scroll […]
March 7, 2022 by Ing Uhlin
Join us for the Night-O this Saturday at Hamlin Park. Registration will close Wednesday night, 3/9 at 9:00 PM. Online pre-registration only, no registration at the event. We will use assigned start times. Select your start time here.
February 14, 2022 by Michelle Kastner
PLEASE REGISTER ASAP to help COC volunteers put on the best meet possible. WL Championships will be a two-day event this year. Saturday (2/19) is a classic middle distance championship race at Fort Ebey State Park & Kettles Trail Area. It is also an opportunity to earn National Ranking points. Sunday (2/20) is a Sprint/Middle championship race at Fort Casey State Park. This year, championships awards are based on your TWO DAY score. That means if you want to qualify […]
February 8, 2022 by Michelle Kastner
Bog Slog redo is this Sunday, February 13th. Head on out to Lord Hill Regional Park- South entrance for the last meet of the Choose Your Adventure Series. We are offering two mass-start, point-to-point courses (The Bog Slog & The Bog Jog) for the advanced navigators, as well as a Choose Your Adventure style race for beginners, intermediates, and trail runners! Registration closes Friday 2/11 at 12pm- get signed up here. As always, The Bog Slog advanced courses are longer and […]
January 29, 2022 by Michelle Kastner
You don’t want to miss trying your orienteering skills out in the Rock Creek Natural Area. This will be only the 2nd time COC has raced at this venue. Get registered, bring your compass (you will need it!), and head on down to Maple Valley for Winter League’s last regular season meet! Parking and the event arena are at Summit Trail Middle School. More information can be found here.