Links to neighbouring clubs

Links to magazines and news sites

Links to other UK sites.

  • Nopesport UK’s own online orienteering forum
  • Maprunner Simon Errington’s site which includes orienteering resources and links. Includes an interesting article on ten ways to be a better orienteer
  • Splitsbrowser Page which enables help you analyse your splits times
  • Running with David – A site run by Dave Denton who runs many running races in the Derwent Valley
  • Compasspoint – Orienteering retailer
  • Ultrasport – Orienteering retailer
  • Sportident Site where you can buy or register SI cards
  • Emit Site where you can buy Emit cards. (Also includes a guide on how to use the cards)


Links to worldwide sites.

    • World of ‘O’
    • OCAD Premier map drawing program Go to downloads for free version 6
    • Catching Features A computer game of orienteering. You can even have online competitions with other orienteers.
    • Attackpoint USA based web page which is themed on Performance training for Orienteering
    • Routegadget A page where you can look at some events and see the routes people took at the events

  • IOF maps IOF Map Commission site with links to help and online map libraries

Links to Orienteers personal sites.

  • Okansas Web diary (blog) by an American with daily thoughts on orienteering
  • Thierry Gueorgiou Web page of World Champion orienteer. Includes links to maps and training tips
  • Graham Gristwood Blog of member of British Orienteering squad



Future events

Thursday 18 April 2024

Thursday 25 April 2024
Chester Green

Sat 4 and Sat 11 May 2024

Recent results

Sunday 3 March 2024
Shipley Country Park

Saturday 10 February 2024
Elvaston Castle

Sunday 21 January 2024
Eyam Moor

Routegadget (view routes)

MapRun Results

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Derwent Valley Orienteers are a friendly, active club with members throughout Derbyshire.

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We’re supported by the Orienteering Foundation

In 2023, thanks to a grant from the Orienteering Foundation, our Club is focusing on offering training courses for newcomers and help at local events in the Derby Area and beyond, but open to people from across Derbyshire.