Results (2017)

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Date Event Name,
Location,
Type, and Notes
Event Director
or Contact
Course Setter(s)
Nov. 12
(Sun.)
2017 Nav-X Challenge @ Diablo Foothills
Shell Ridge Open Space, Walnut Creek, CA
- 510.681.6181
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Rex Winterbottom
Rogaine; 2-hour and 4-hour Map Trek courses, with participants trying to score as many points as possible within the time allowed, by visiting checkpoints scattered across the landscape (Not a BAOC event)
Oct. 29
(Sun.)
Sunol Regional Wilderness
Sunol, CA
- 925.862.2978,
Misha Kreslavsky
B; Standard 7-course B-meet in a beautiful, but challenging park
Oct. 28
(Sat.)
Haunted Hills 5k, 10k; San Carlos, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
Adventure through the wickedly decorated neighborhoods of San Carlos in teams of 1 to 5, finding awesome displays, and answering multiple-choice questions. Costumes are encouraged! Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event.)
Oct. 21
(Sat.)
Mississippi Bar
Fair Oaks, CA
- 916.220.0224
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Mats Jansson (GCO)
B; White, Yellow, Orange, Brown, and Red courses (Not a BAOC event)
Oct. 8
(Sun.)
Scout-Orienteering, Pre-registration Required
Briones Regional Park, Martinez, CA
- 925.934.6567 Steve Harrison,
Gavin Wyatt-Mair
B; 25th annual Championships and Scout-O for all scout levels
Oct. 8
(Sun.)
Briones Regional Park
Martinez, CA
- 925.934.6567 Steve Harrison,
Gavin Wyatt-Mair
B; Open Event for non-Scouts — Regular 7-course BAOC event in conjunction with the Scout-O Championships
Sep. 30 - Oct. 1 2017 Nav-X Challenge @ Joe Grant
Joseph D. Grant County Park, San Jose, CA
- 650.766.0516
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Dennis Wilkinson
3-, 5- & 16-hour "Regaine" (sic) style map-trek courses. Participants try to score as many points as possible within the time allowed. The 16-hour event includes several mandatory rest stops at base camp over a 24-hour period, and solos are allowed!
Sep. 24
(Sun.)
Calero County Park
San Jose, CA
- 408.599.9709 Tapio Karras,
Anastasiya Gordeeva
B; Regular 7-course B-meet with courses for beginners through advanced
Sep. 23
(Sat.)
Orangevale Community Park
Orangevale, CA
- 916.922.8671
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Jennifer Kerr (GCO)
C; White, Yellow, and Orange courses for beginner through intermediate (Not a BAOC event)
Sep. 17
(Sun.)
Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Boulder Creek, CA
- 831.439.9822 Nick Corsano
B; Full-featured event for beginners through advanced in a beautiful forest
Sep. 10
(Sun.)
2017 Nav-X Challenge @ Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe Area
- 916.220.0224
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Greg Walker
Rogaine; 4-hour and 8-hour Map Trek courses, with participants trying to score as many points as possible within the time allowed, by visiting checkpoints scattered across a vast, wild landscape (Not a BAOC event)
Sep. 9
(Sat.)
Little Truckee Summit
Sierraville, CA
- 916.220.0224
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Anna Voegele
B; 4-course event at Little Truckee Summit (Not a BAOC event)
Sep. 2
(Sat.)
Go Wild! Vallejo; Vallejo, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
1 hr, 3 hr map adventure courses for teams of 1 to 5, on foot or bike; explore the rich history and wild spaces of downtown Vallejo, its heritage district, and Mare Island; preregister for a discounted entry fee (Not a BAOC event)
Aug. 27
(Sun.)
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, CA
Steve Gregg
C; One advanced course with short options, total distance 2–5 km; Beginner Clinics will be available—beginners can run the first loop (or more) of the course
Aug. 13
(Sun.)
Presidio of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
- 415.456.8118 Greg Khanlarov
C; One advanced course with two maps & a short option, total distance ~4 km; Beginner Clinics will be available—beginners can run the course on the first map
Jul. 30
(Sun.)
McLaren Park - CANCELLED
San Francisco, CA
- 415.566.7990 Theo Verhoeven
This event has been cancelled, please check its page for details.
Jul. 22
(Sat.)
2017 Nav-X Challenge @ Dinkey Creek
Sierra National Forest near Shaver Lake, CA
- 650.766.0516
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Mats Jansson (GCO)
Rogaine; 4-hour and 8-hour Map Trek courses, with participants trying to score as many points as possible within the time allowed, by visiting checkpoints scattered across a vast, wild landscape
Jul. 16
(Sun.)
Bedwell Bayfront Park
Menlo Park, CA
- 408.313.3753 Ann Marie Cody
C; One advanced course with map exchanges & shorter options, total distance <7 km; two Beginner courses that double as Telephone-O courses
Jul. 16
(Sun.)
BAOC Annual General Meeting
Bedwell Bayfront Park, Menlo Park, CA
- 650.281.5280,
- 510.407.1876
Annual membership meeting and election of officers
Jul. 8
(Sat.)
Presidio of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
- 925.516.7622 Graham Brew
C; One advanced course with map exchange(s) & short option(s), total distance 5–7 km; Beginner Clinics will be available—beginners could run the course on the first map
Jul. 4
(Tue.)
Bay 2 Bankers V 5k, 10k
San Francisco, CA
- 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
Get your Independence Day workout! Find your way to some amazing spots around downtown, North Beach, and Chinatown with a specially-made map — great fun for teams of 1 to 5. Preregister for reduced fees. (Not BAOC event.)
Apr. 30
(Sun.)
Shell Ridge Open Space
Walnut Creek, CA
Vicki Woolworth
B; Normal set of beginner through advanced courses
Apr. 29
(Sat.)
California State University, Sacramento
Sacramento, CA
- 916.408.8052
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Marsha Jacobs
C; Beginner and intermediate courses (White/Yellow/Orange) and a Scramble (Score-O) (Not a BAOC event)
Apr. 23
(Sun.)
2017 Nav-X Challenge @ Tamarancho
Camp Tamarancho, Fairfax, CA
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Rogaine; 2-hour and 4-hour Map Trek courses, with participants trying to score as many points as possible within the time allowed, by visiting checkpoints scattered across the landscape (entry deadlines: April 9 & 20)
Apr. 16
(Sun.)
Huddart Park
Woodside, CA
- 408.599.9709 Werner Haag
C; 100-minute Score-O with about 34 controls, a mix of beginner to advanced difficulty, using pin punches (no E-punch)
Apr. 9
(Sun.)
Rossmoor Bar
Rancho Cordova, CA

Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Dan Rathbun (GCO)
B; White, Yellow, Orange, Brown, and Red courses for beginners through advanced (Not a BAOC event)
Apr. 2
(Sun.)
Joseph D. Grant County Park
San Jose, CA
- 650.604.3760 Derek Maclean,
Kim van Berkel
B; Standard "B-meet" with courses for beginners, intermediate, and advanced — NOTE THE ROAD CLOSURE!
Mar. 26
(Sun.)
O in the Oaks 2017, Day 2
Briones Regional Park, Martinez, CA
- 510.684.2001 Gavin Wyatt-Mair
A; 2017 U.S. Ultra Long championships for all age classes, and recreational courses for beginners
Mar. 25
(Sat.)
O in the Oaks 2017, Day 1
Point Pinole Regional Shoreline, Richmond, CA
- 510.684.2001 Holly Gaston
A; "Extended" Middle courses — both competitive National Event and recreational courses
Mar. 25 - 26 O in the Oaks 2017
San Francisco Bay Area
- 510.684.2001 Holly Gaston,
Gavin Wyatt-Mair
A; Saturday: "Extended" Middle courses at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline; Sunday: Ultra Long courses at Briones Regional Park; both days U.S. National Ranking Events; other events Wednesday-Friday
Mar. 23
(Thu.)
Joaquin Miller Park
Oakland, CA
- 925.872.3935,
- 510.681.6181
Nick Corsano,
Rex Winterbottom
B; Pre-O (Trail-O) and Sprint event: Pre-O National Ranking Event, (non-ranking) Sprint course in a redwood forest on a new ISSOM map; register as part of O in the Oaks 2017 preregistration or at the event (part of COW)
Mar. 19
(Sun.)
Sacramento Bar
Fair Oaks, CA

Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Jonas Libell (GCO)
White, Yellow, Orange, Brown, and Red courses — for beginner through advanced (Not a BAOC event)
Mar. 12
(Sun.)
Indian Valley Open Space Preserve
Novato, CA
- 415.895.6039 Tobias Tornqvist
B; Regular 7-course event for beginners through advanced
Mar. 12
(Sun.)
Sierra Ski-O, Round 2, Day 2
Auburn Ski Club Training Center, Soda Springs, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker
Ski-O; Ski Orienteering at Auburn Ski Club; Beginner (White) course & 4-round Sprint Tournament; register by Feb. 27th to be able to use a loaner SIAir Touchless E-punch; registration closes March 9th (not a BAOC event)
Mar. 11
(Sat.)
Sierra Ski-O, Round 2, Day 1
Royal Gorge Cross Country, Soda Springs, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker
Ski-O; Ski Orienteering at Royal Gorge XC; four Long-distance courses; register by Feb. 27th to be able to use a loaner SIAir Touchless E-punch; registration closes March 9th (not a BAOC event)
Mar. 7
(Tue.)
BAOC Board Meeting
William Walker Recreation Center, Foster City, CA
- 650.281.5280,
- 510.407.1876
Quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors—7:00-10:00 PM; free pizza and salad will be available at 6:30—All club members and other interested people are welcome
Mar. 5
(Sun.)
2017 Nav-X Challenge @ Harvey Bear
Harvey Bear Ranch County Park, Gilroy, CA
- 510.407.1876
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Lubomir Šebo
Rogaine; 2-hour and 4-hour Map Trek courses, with participants trying to score as many points as possible within the time allowed, by visiting checkpoints scattered across a vast, wild landscape (this is a joint event with BAOC) (prereg. deadline: March 2)
Feb. 26
(Sun.)
University of California
Berkeley, CA
- 415.378.6416 Lori Huberman
C; Beginner course and three Sprint courses (chose to run 1 or more courses individually, or all 3 Sprints as a Motola)
Feb. 12
(Sun.)
Morgan Territory Regional Preserve
Livermore, CA
- 925.516.7622,
- 650.404.7037
Daniel Šebo,
Matej Šebo
B; Regular 7-course event at one of our most popular venues
Jan. 8
(Sun.)
Sierra Ski-O, Round 1, Day 2 - CANCELLED
Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area (Burton Creek), Lake Tahoe, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker
This event has been cancelled, please check its page for details.
Jan. 7
(Sat.)
Sierra Ski-O, Round 1, Day 1
Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area, Truckee, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker
Ski-O; Ski Orienteering at Tahoe Donner XC; four Middle-distance courses; register by Dec. 26th to be able to use a loaner SIAir Touchless E-punch; registration closed Jan. 5th (not a BAOC event)