Results (2019)

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Date Event Name,
Type, and Notes
Event Director
or Contact
Course Setter(s)
May. 18
Deer Creek Hills Preserve
Rancho Murietta, CA

Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Mats Jansson (GCO)
A; Full suite of seven Middle-distance courses (a little longer than the Middle courses in 2018) in the early afternoon — sanctioned OUSA NRE (Not a BAOC event)
May. 11
San Jose Artscape 5k, 10k; San Jose, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Marcy Beard (Team Vignette)
Surf the sculptures and saucy street art of downtown San Jose and its surrounding neighborhoods. Using a custom map, find awesome displays and answer simple multiple-choice questions. Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event)
May. 5
Spring Lake Regional Park
Santa Rosa, CA
- 415.456.8118 Scott Aster
C; Courses for beginners through advanced; the event will have a "Cinco de Mayo" flavor
May. 4
2019 Nav-X Mountain Bike @ Cool; Cool, CA
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
1.5- & 3-hour Mountain Bike Map Adventure in the beautiful foothills of the Sierra Nevada (register early for discounted fee) (Not a BAOC event.)
Apr. 20
Vasona Lake County Park
Los Gatos, CA
- 408.313.3753 Ann Marie Cody
C; Courses for beginners through advanced (with a special treat of a Memory-O for those up for a mental challenge) on a new ISSOM map; the BAOC 2019 AGM will be at this event
Mar. 31
Golden Goat and Golden Kid
Shell Ridge Open Space, Walnut Creek, CA
- 925.516.7622 Erin Schirm,
Jay Hann
23rd annual event with an extra-long "Goat" course, and a long "Kid" course, with a shared mass start; and regular beginner courses with separated starts
Mar. 30
Star City Scramble 5k, 10k; Brisbane, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
5k, 10k map adventure courses: Aim high, and you'll land among the many stars decorating the village of Brisbane. Use a custom map to find monuments & displays; answer multiple-choice questions. Preregister for discounted entry. (Not a BAOC event)
Mar. 17
Joseph D. Grant County Park
San Jose, CA
- 650.604.3760 Derek Maclean,
Kim van Berkel
B; Standard seven-course event for beginners through advanced; sanctioned as a 1-day National Ranking Event (NRE)
Mar. 9 - 10 Pacheco Pass – Wildflower Weekend
Pacheco State Park, Hollister, CA
- 510.525.1574 Aron Walker,
Misha Kreslavsky
B; Saturday Middle & Night-O courses and Sunday regular courses
Mar. 9 - 10 Truckee Orienteering 2019 Ski-O, Round 2; Truckee, CA Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Ski-O; Middle-distance races at Tahoe Donner on Saturday, and a four-round Sprint tournament (great if you're "sprinting" or not!) at ASC on Sunday (reg. deadline: Mar. 7)
Mar. 3
Nav-X Adventure Run – Wildcat
Wildcat Canyon Regional Park, Richmond, CA

NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Vicki Woolworth
Join us for a trail run like no other in the Berkeley Hills. Navigate the trails using an old-school map or new-school app. Shortcut off trail if you want. (Not a BAOC event.)
Feb. 16
Presidio of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
- 415.566.7990 Vladimir Gusiatnikov
C; Sprint event, and beginner’s course, at this popular park
Feb. 10
Coyote Lake-Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
Gilroy, CA
- 510.525.1574 Dennis Wilkinson
B; Standard seven-course event for beginners through advanced
Feb. 9 - 10 Truckee Orienteering 2019 Ski-O, Round 1; Truckee, CA
Lake Tahoe Area
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Ski-O; Middle-distance races at Tahoe XC on Saturday, and a 90-minute Score-O (find as many checkpoints you can within the time limit) at Royal Gorge on Sunday — SUNDAY EVENT IS CANCELED!
Feb. 2 - 3 Go Wild! Kern Canyon; Lake Isabella, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
Saturday: 5k & 10k map adventure courses; Sunday: 2hr & 4hr map adventure courses. In teams of 1-5, explore above the Kern River to find checkpoints using special topographic maps. Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event.)
Jan. 27
Point Pinole Regional Shoreline
Richmond, CA
- 925.862.2978 Steve Gregg
C; "Club relay" event, with 3-person (or 2-person, or 1-person) teams, at a popular "fast" venue
Jan. 19 - 20 Anza Borrego Weekend; Borrego Springs, CA San Diego Orienteering (SDO)
A; Five events — Goat, Motala Night-O, Trail-O, NRE Classic, & Score-O — at beautiful Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, about 90 miles east of San Diego. Rugged, open, desert terrain with courses unique in the U.S. (reg. by noon Jan 15) (Not a BAOC event)
Jan. 12 - 13 Port of Stockton Go!; Stockton, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
A; Two fun days, four fun adventure events; for runners, walkers, hikers, and adventurers of all ages; detailed, custom-made maps; flat, fast 2 km to 3 km courses; final event is an OUSA NRE; preregister for discounted entry fee (Not a BAOC event)