The Club Year

Whilst no two years are the same, the table below shows the typical pattern for a year.

January/February Claro Level C event in local woods or moorland.
Claro informal score events in the streets of Harrogate and Ripon.
The British Night Orienteering Championships.
March Claro Level C event in local woods or moorland.
Every other year or so we try to promote a Level B event.
The CompassSport Cup competition first round – the inter-club contest.
Claro Annual Dinner – in a restaurant in Harrogate or surrounding area.
April The Jan Kjellstrom International Festival of Orienteering – this lasts for four days over the Easter weekend and is a popular way of spending the holiday with Club orienteers.
May/June The British Championships – try your skills against the best in the sport in your age group.
Claro Level C Urban event in one of our local towns’ streets and parkland.
Claro informal events in rural terrain around the district.
July/August Claro club championship race and picnic – with innovative scoring to give everybody a chance.
National 5 or 6 day event which many Claros attend. Held every second year in Scotland and alternating Wales or the Lakes in intervening years.
September Claro Club Orienteering League begins – a series of about 16 or so Level C events around Yorkshire and Humberside, best 8 scores to count, ending in April or May.
Claro Level C event in local woods or moorland.
October The Claro AGM.
Claro informal score events in the streets of Harrogate and Ripon.
November/December Claro Level C Night event in local woods or moorland.
Claro Level C traditional event in local woods or moorland.