Event Schedule

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    Summer Sprint Series No. 2

    Aug 10th

    Come and join us at Toronto Islands for our second event in our TOC - Summer Sprint Series!

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    2019 Ontario Championship

    Nov 2nd - 3rd

    Registration is open for the Ontario Championship! Take advantage of our Early Bird Offer until July 15th!

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    2019 Schools Orienteering

    May 15th

    39th annual Orienteering ADVENTURE RACE for schools

    • Cross-Country running with map and compass
    • 8 different age classes M/F: 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-19
    • Medals for first three finishers in each age class
    • School trophies for 11- 14 and 15-19 age classes
    • Last year 300 students participated from schools across the GTA
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    UKR Gators O-Cup 2019

    Feb 23rd

    The UKR Gators are excited to welcome Ontario’s orienteering community to Heart Lake Conservation Area, just north of Brampton with easy access from the city and surrounding areas.

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    UKR O-Cup 2019

    Feb 17th

    Join us for a fun winter day of Orienteering on February 17th. We will also provide an easy, point to point course for newcomers to the sport. Early bird prices are available until Feb 15th 2019.

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    2019 TOC O-Cup

    Jan 13th

    Join us for a fun winter day of Orienteering on January 13th. We will provide a beginner clinic and an easy course for newcomers to the sport. Early bird prices are available until January 1st 2018.

Recreational Park Series 

The Toronto Orienteering Club invites you to orienteer in Toronto city parks. These informal, recreational events are for everyone – there will be courses for both beginners and experienced orienteers. If you’ve never orienteered before, someone will be on-hand to show you the basics. (Beginner Clinics are also available at some events). Come and see how easy it is to start orienteering and enjoy the outdoors this summer. You’ll discover how interesting our many beautiful city parks can be while getting some good exercise.

For more information, you can contact the meet director of the event by e-mail (click on the name), or email Malcolm Goddard (Park Series Coordinator).

Registration is at the event site. You can start anytime, and go at your own pace. At the park, look for the orienteering flag:  that marks the meeting place.

New, for TOC members only: If you find you can’t attend a meet, but would like to run the course, send an email to the event coordinator. We’ll provide you with a PDF of the map that you can print to run at your convenience.   

Costs

Wednesday Night meets are free for all to attend, however non-members are asked to contribute $5 to cover the cost of their map.

Other Costs: Map case – $0.25, Extra Map – $1.00, Compass Rental – $1.00 plus $5.00 deposit. 

A non-member participating at a Wednesday Park Meet must sign a waiver.

 

Park Series Schedule

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    Etienne Brule Park

    Jul 24th

    By the Humber River. Close to the OLD MILL subway station. We will have: BEGINNER, MEDIUM and LONG courses. While you're orienteering, you can re-trace the trade routes of the Anishinaabe peoples along the Humber River and visit their scared burial ground - but be respectful and please don't enter.

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    Ramsden Park

    Jul 31st

    Hosted by the UKR Orienteering Club. Meeting place: across the street from Rosedale subway.

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    Earl Bales Park

    Aug 14th

    You can 'reflect' at the HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL, or take in some entertainment at the BARRY ZUKERMAN amphitheatre. OR participate in the great sport of ORIENTEERING - we'll have BEGINNERS, MEDIUM and LONG courses for you to try.

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    Monarch Park

    Aug 21st

    A brand new map of a beautiful park in downtown Toronto. Scale is 1:4000, so experts can test their sprint skills, while beginners can learn to orienteer in familiar surroundings. - meeting location TBD

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    Glendon College

    Jul 17th

    Glendon College connects to the Sunnybrook Park system, making for GREAT orienteering. You can try our BEGINNER, MEDIUM or LONG courses.

     

    BONUS: SMART PHONE ORIENTEERING

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    High Park

    Jul 10th

    High Park is an intricate park with lots of interesting features. Great for both advanced and beginner orienteers. And it's IMPOSSIBLE to get LOST! Please join us for this event. For upcoming beginner clinics please check out our schedule here.

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    Earl Bales North - Bathurst Park

    Jul 3rd

    Hosted by the UKR Orienteering Club. Meeting place is outside the Earl Bales Community Centre, but we will be using a map of nearby Bathurst Park.

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    Warden Woods Park

    Jun 26th

    Your hardest task will be to find the meeting place! If you succeed, you can go on either the: BEGINNER, MEDIUM or LONG courses and enjoy the sport of ORIENTEERING.

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    Intermediate Clinic

    Jun 23rd

    Completed the beginners clinic and want to take your orienteering skills to the next level? Join us for an intermediate clinic to learn about more advanced concepts and prepare yourself for the next adventure race or feel more confident on your next hike.  

    There is limited space, so please register in time.

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    E T Seton Park

    Jun 19th

    You can challenge your MIND and visit the Science Centre, then come and challenge BOTH your mind and your body on one of our Orienteering courses.

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    Trinity Bellwoods

    Jun 12th

    A brand new map of a beautiful park in downtown Toronto. Scale is 1:4000, so experts can test their sprint skills, while beginners can learn to orienteer in familiar surroundings.

    The meeting location is the wooden platform down in the dog bowl. See the map below.

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    Etienne Brule Park

    Jun 5th

    By the Humber River. Close to the OLD MILL subway station. We will have: BEGINNER, MEDIUM and LONG courses. While you're orienteering, you can re-trace the trade routes of the Anishinaabe peoples along the Humber River and visit their scared burial ground - but be respectful and please don't enter.

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    Taylor Creek Park

    May 29th

    A long park with lots of difficult, technical ravines. But you can also stay on/close to the paths if you're less experienced.

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    G Ross Lord Park

    May 22nd

    An amazing park with: ravines, wetlands, a large reservoir, a mausoleum, and horse stables. See if you can find the amazing tree consumed with burl deformities right on the main path in the N part of the park

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    SunnyBrook Park

    May 15th

    We will re-use the score-o course from the school-meet held in the morning. So you can test your orienteering skills against the best kids in the GTA.

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    Earl Bales Park

    May 8th

    You can 'reflect' at the HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL, or take in some entertainment at the BARRY ZUKERMAN amphitheatre. OR participate in the great sport of ORIENTEERING - we'll have BEGINNERS, MEDIUM and LONG courses for you to try.

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    High Park

    May 1st

    The FIRST event of the 2019 Wed Night Park series. High Park is an intricate park with lots of interesting features. Great for both advanced and beginner orienteers. And it's IMPOSSIBLE to get LOST! Please join us for this event. For upcoming beginner clinics please check out our schedule here. NOTE - High Park will be closed to vehicles for the cherry blossom festival. So if this coincides with our event, you won't be able to drive into the park.

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    UKR Gators O-Cup 2019

    Feb 23rd

    The UKR Gators are excited to welcome Ontario’s orienteering community to Heart Lake Conservation Area, just north of Brampton with easy access from the city and surrounding areas.