Jan Kjellström

International Festival

of Orienteering 2019

South Central Orienteering Association

19th April - 22nd April


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Welcome to the JK 2019

The South Central Orienteering Association welcomes you to the JK 2019.

This website aims to give you all of the information that you need regarding the event which takes place from 19th April to 22nd April 2019.

Lost something ? See our Lost Property news item for details of items found after competition days.

If you have a question and cannot find the answer on our website please email jkenquiries@britishorienteering.org.uk

Please provide as much detail as possible about your enquiry in order to help us to provide the best answer.

Pre-entries are now closed, but there will be some limited entry at the JK weekend.  See our How to Enter page for details.

In the meantime why not say you are going to the JK2019 on our Facebook page


JK2019 Overview

Date Format Location Postcode OS Ref.
Friday 19/04/2019 Sprint Race Aldershot Garrison GU11 2JL SU869525
Saturday 20/04/2019 Middle Distance Windmill Hill GU16 6ST SU908586
Sunday 21/04/2019 Long Distance Cold Ash RG18 9XP SU519737
Monday 22/04/2019 Relays Minley GU17 9UF SU827577

The following MAP shows embargoed areas for competitors. Please note that these areas should only be accessed along public roads, prior to the event.

Timing System

All days will use Emit Touch Free. Emitags will be provided at no extra cost, to be collected together with bibs. There will be the opportunity to practise punching and view demonstration controls each day.

You may like to visit these youtube sites for demonstrations of the most efficient way to use Emit Touch Free: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CIUKOgVz_OU and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ds85sHH2Viw

This one shows the system in use in a sprint event https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkD5XcaNOyA


One of the first things you may like to know, is where the local campsites are close to the competition areas. These are summarised on the Campsites page on this site.

There will be no event accommodation or event transport provided.

Prize Giving

Please see the Prize Giving page for details of the Prizes on offer in the JK 2019