Results (2018)

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Date Event Name,
Location,
Type, and Notes
Event Director
or Contact
Course Setter(s)
Dec. 7 - 9 Sprint San Francisco
San Francisco Bay Area
Erin Schirm,
Matej Šebo
A; Friday: Sprint Relay; Saturday: 3-round tournament; Sunday: NRE Qualifier and NRE Final
Dec. 1 - 2 Bon Tempe Reservoir
Fairfax, CA
- 415.456.8118 George Minarik
C; Greg Ehrensing Memorial Volunteer Appreciation Event; LIMITED ATTENDANCE; RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
Nov. 25
(Sun.)
TrailCross Mt. Madonna 10k; Watsonville, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
10 km map adventure course — Trails, trails, trails, so many to choose from. Enjoy the redwoods, tan oaks, the ruins of the Miller estate! Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event.)
Nov. 11
(Sun.)
Mississippi Bar
Fair Oaks, CA
- 916.408.8052
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Jonas Libell (GCO)
B; Five-course B-Meet
Nov. 4
(Sun.)
Huddart Park
Woodside, CA
- 650.321.9713 Matthias Kohler,
Nick Corsano
B; Standard 7-course B-meet in this beautiful redwood park
Nov. 3
(Sat.)
NAV-X Challenge @ Cache Creek; Rumsey, CA - 650.766.0516
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Andrew Peterson
Rogaine; Sixth and final event of the 2018 NAV-X Challenge series. Find checkpoints using a map, with 4- or 8-hour options. (Not a BAOC event)
Oct. 28
(Sun.)
Sunol Regional Wilderness
Sunol, CA
Martin Kunz
B; Standard seven-course event for beginners through advanced
Oct. 27
(Sat.)
Haunted Hills 5k, 10k
Oakland Hills, Oakland, CA
- 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
5k, 10k map adventure courses. Trick or treating for adults (and families) in teams of 1 to 5! Adventure through wickedly decorated neighborhoods, answering simple multiple-choice questions. Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event)
Oct. 14
(Sun.)
Scout Orienteering Championships
Briones Regional Park, Lafayette, CA
- 925.934.6567 Steve Harrison
B; 26th annual Championships and Scout-O for all scout levels
Oct. 14
(Sun.)
Public Event at Scout-O Championships
Briones Regional Park, Lafayette, CA
- 925.934.6567 Gavin Wyatt-Mair,
Steve Harrison
B; Open Event for non-Scouts — Regular 7-course BAOC event in conjunction with the Scout-O Championships
Oct. 7
(Sun.)
NAV-X Challenge @ Pacheco; Hollister, CA - 510.407.1876
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Dennis Wilkinson
Rogaine; Find checkpoints using a map, with 3- or 6-hour options. Discounted online reg. ends Oct. 3 (15% off day-of-event fees). (Not a BAOC event)
Sep. 30
(Sun.)
Calero County Park
San Jose, CA
- 408.599.9709 Dan Greene,
Quincy Rosenzweig,
Eric Rosenzweig
B; Standard seven-course event for beginners through advanced; National Ranking Event
Sep. 29
(Sat.)
Orangevale Community Park
Orangevale, CA
- 916.220.0224
Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Kyle Peter
C; White, Yellow, and Orange courses
Sep. 22
(Sat.)
TrailCross Berkeley 5k
Berkeley, CA
- 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
5k map adventure course — César Chávez Park; Trails, trails, trails, so many to choose from. Enjoy scenic bay views, kite-flying, and fresh air of the Berkeley waterfront! Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event.)
Sep. 9
(Sun.)
NAV-X Challenge @ Tahoe; Soda Springs, CA - 916.220.0224
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Andrew Peterson
Rogaine; Find checkpoints using a map, with 3- or 6-hour options. Online registration deadline: Sept. 5 (cash-only registration at event); note that the EVENT LOCATION HAS CHANGED. (Not a BAOC event)
Sep. 8
(Sat.)
Boreal Mountain; Soda Springs, CA Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
C; Four standard point-to-point courses (beginner, intermediate, short & long advanced) on the Boreal map, starting at Auburn Ski Club. Online reg. available at the NAV-X website. Day-of-event reg. will be available (cash only). (Not a BAOC event)
Aug. 26
(Sun.)
Bedwell Bayfront Park
Menlo Park, CA
- 650.281.5280 Theo Verhoeven
C; Details TBD; this event will be the last in the BAOC 2018 Summer Series
Aug. 4 - 5 Tahoe Weekend 2018
Lake Tahoe Area
- 415.566.7990 Bruce Wolfe,
Paul Carson
B; Two-day event with the seven standard courses each day; Spooner Lake on Saturday and Burton Creek on Sunday
Aug. 4
(Sat.)
TrailCross El Corte de Madera 12k; near Woodside, CA - 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
12 km map adventure course — Trails, trails, trails, so many to choose from. Have fun in the coastal redwoods and tafoni sandstone formations of El Corte de Madera! Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event)
Jul. 29
(Sun.)
University of California
Berkeley, CA
- 979.219.7290,
- 408.313.3753
Lori Huberman
C; Beginner and advanced courses; part of the BAOC 2018 Summer Series
Jul. 8
(Sun.)
Joaquin Miller Park
Oakland, CA
- 510.681.6181 Daniel Šebo
C; Beginner and advanced courses; part of the BAOC 2018 Summer Series
Jun. 17
(Sun.)
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, CA
- 510.779.8808 Petr Horčička
C; Beginner and advanced courses; part of the BAOC 2018 Summer Series
Jun. 2
(Sat.)
Presidio of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
- 415.456.8118 Greg Khanlarov
C; Beginner and advanced courses; part of the BAOC 2018 Summer Series
May. 26
(Sat.)
TrailCross Golden Gate Park 8k
San Francisco, CA
- 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
8 km map adventure course — Trails, trails, trails, so many to choose from. Have fun in the western wilds of Golden Gate Park! Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event)
May. 19
(Sat.)
NAV-X Challenge @ Big Basin; Boulder Creek, CA - 650.941.4184
NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Misha Kreslavsky
Rogaine; Third event in the 2018 Nav-X Challenge Series brings us to the majestic redwoods of the Santa Cruz mountains. Find checkpoints using a map, with 2- or 4-hour options. Early online reg. ends May 5th (25% off day-of-event fees). (Not a BAOC event)
May. 12
(Sat.)
Diablo Valley College
Pleasant Hill, CA
- 510.525.1574,
- 925.516.7622
Erin Schirm
C; Beginner and advanced courses; start of the BAOC 2018 Summer Series
May. 6
(Sun.)
BAOC Annual General Meeting
Lake Herman Recreation Area, Benicia, CA
- 650.281.5280,
- 510.407.1876
Annual membership meeting and election of officers
May. 6
(Sun.)
Lake Herman Recreation Area
Benicia, CA
- 415.895.6039 Nikolay Chukanov
B; Standard seven-course event for beginners through advanced
May. 5
(Sat.)
Sailor Bar
Fair Oaks, CA

Gold Country Orienteers (GCO)
Dwight Freund (GCO)
C; White, Yellow, Short-O, and Long courses
Apr. 22
(Sun.)
Golden Goat and Golden Kid
Pacheco State Park, Hollister, CA
- 650.404.7037 Aron Walker
Extra-long courses with mass starts; Possibly no beginner or intermediate courses
Apr. 15
(Sun.)
NAV-X Challenge @ Las Trampas
Las Trampas Regional Wilderness, San Ramon, CA
- 650.766.0516,

NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Gavin Wyatt-Mair
Rogaine; Second event in the 2018 Nav-X Challenge Series: Explore one of the hidden gems in the East Bay park system. Find checkpoints using a map, with 2- or 4-hour options. Early online reg. ends April 1st (25% off day-of-event fees). (Not a BAOC event)
Mar. 31
(Sat.)
Mission Artscape 5k, 10k; San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
- 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
Discover the amazing street art of the Mission District in San Francisco! In teams of 1 to 5, find your way on foot to colorful alleys and beautifully painted buildings. Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event)
Mar. 17 - 25 California Orienteering Week (COW)
Northern California
- 510.407.1876,
- 916.220.0224
Matej Šebo,
Steve Gregg,
George Minarik,
Matias Arola,
Dwight Freund (GCO),
Heidi Cusworth (GCO),
Bill Cusworth (GCO)
A; Seven (sanctioned) National Events spread over 9 days, including 5 Middle events, 1 Long, and 1 Sprint — organized by BAOC and GCO
Mar. 11
(Sun.)
Joseph D. Grant County Park
San Jose, CA
- 650.604.3760 Derek Maclean,
Kim van Berkel,
Jitka Hiscox
B; Standard 7-course event for beginners through advanced
Mar. 10
(Sat.)
2018 Nav-X Challenge @ Briones
Briones Regional Park, Lafayette, CA

NAV-X Challenge (NAV-X)
Heidi Cusworth (GCO)
Rogaine; First event in the 2018 Nav-X Challenge Series: 2-hour and 4-hour map treks; meet at the Newt Hollow Picnic Area at the Bear Creek Staging Area; reduced fees through Feb. 25; mass starts at 9:30 (4-hr) and 10:30 (2-hr)
Mar. 6
(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. 4
(Sun.)
Shell Ridge Open Space
Walnut Creek, CA
François Léonard
B; Full-featured, seven-course event for beginners through advanced
Feb. 18
(Sun.)
Tilden Regional Park
Berkeley, CA
- 925.934.6567 Gavin Wyatt-Mair,
Jay Hann
B; Full-featured, 7-course event for beginners through advanced; note new assembly area location
Feb. 11
(Sun.)
2018 Sierra Ski-O, Round 2, Day 2 - CANCELLED
Royal Gorge Cross Country, Soda Springs, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker,
Anna Voegele
This event has been cancelled, please check its page for details.
Feb. 10
(Sat.)
Left My Heart in San Francisco 5k, 10k
San Francisco, CA
- 510.681.6181
terraloco (tl)
Rex Winterbottom
Enjoy an exciting adventure around the romantic spots of San Francisco—great fun for teams of 1 to 5. Celebrate with refreshments and socializing and an instant raffle at the finish. Preregister for a discounted entry fee. (Not a BAOC event)
Feb. 10
(Sat.)
2018 Sierra Ski-O, Round 2, Day 1 - CANCELLED
Tahoe Cross Country Ski Area (Burton Creek), Lake Tahoe, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker,
Anna Voegele
This event has been cancelled, please check its page for details.
Jan. 28
(Sun.)
Coyote Lake-Harvey Bear Ranch County Park
Gilroy, CA
- 510.525.1574 Misha Kreslavsky
B; 8-course event for beginners through advanced
Jan. 13 - 14 Bon Tempe Reservoir
Fairfax, CA
- 510.525.1574 George Minarik
B; Annual Volunteer Appreciation Event; LIMITED ATTENDANCE; RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
Jan. 7
(Sun.)
2018 Sierra Ski-O, Round 1, Day 2 - CANCELLED
Auburn Ski Club Training Center, Soda Springs, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker,
Anna Voegele
This event has been cancelled, please check its page for details.
Jan. 6
(Sat.)
2018 Sierra Ski-O, Round 1, Day 1 - CANCELLED
Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area, Truckee, CA
- 530.414.4163,
- 530.562.5099
Truckee Orienteering Club (Truckee)
Greg Walker,
Anna Voegele
This event has been cancelled, please check its page for details.