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- Compass Sport - Britain's
national orienteering magazine. Full event coverage with worldwide
North by the Moon - Shows 2 methods.
- How To Use
a Compass - An illustrated compass tutorial. It teaches how
to use a compass in several lessons. From an easy introduction
to how to find the way in dense fog or if you haven't got a compass.
Also contains suggested exercises.
Orienteering - Includes general facts about Hungary, council
members of the Hungarian Orienteering Federation, list of local
Federations and clubs, links to Hungarian orienteers, results,
profiles of the Hungarian National Team, 2000 and 2001 Hungarian
Cup results, clickable local maps, Hall of Fame, and related links.
- Jamie Stevenson's Personal
Page - Features news, training schedule, photos, and calendar
for this British sprint world champion.
Compass from "How Stuff Works" - Illustrated tutorial explains
magnetic compass operation and shows how to make your own compass.
Reading and Land Navigation - Online manual on map reading
and land navigation based on US Army training materials which
includes instructions on maps, compasses and other navigational
and Compasses - Extensive coverage of navigation, not only
With Map and Compass - Links to resources that deal with navigation.
- Northwest Adventures - Produces multi-discipline, muscle powered adventure races in
the Pacific Northwest.
- Orienteering - Information
on the sport and the skills needed to play it. Includes diagrams
and Rogaining Home Page - The oldest of the large orienteering
pages on the net. This page has been around for more than six
for the Young - A booklet about orienteering by James Baker.
It explains in several pages how a course for beginners are made.
- Orienteering in Ireland - Clubs, fixtures, results, news, magazine, forum and links are
provided, as well as an explanation of the sport and details of
the Irish Orienteering Association.
- Orienteering Online - Offers news, articles, and interviews.
Unlimited - Provides information about the sport of orienteering.
In addition, it describes the program and map making services
offered by Orienteering Unlimited.
- Scientific Journal
of Orienteering - Abstracts of articles included in the journal
and subscription information. Also describes how to contribute
to the periodical.
Orienteering Homepage - Information about Slovak Orienteering
in English by Juraj Petrinec. Terrain descriptions, news, archives,
contacts, and links.
- Treasure Hunt
Adventures - Offers orienteering training events throughout
the US. Specializes in school programs, teacher training seminars
and corporate team building. Contact information and explanation
- The Western
Orienteering and Land Navigation Adventure Company - Field
trips with instruction in map, compass, and Global Positioning
Systems. Teaches bearings, triangulate, plot co-ordinate grids,
compensate for declination and read topographic maps.
is Orienteering? - Description of the sport, as well as map
legends, contol symbols and how to teach the game.
Survival: Field-Expedient Direction Finding - Describes how
to use the sun and shadows for determining direction with illustrations.
Also includes information on how to use the stars for finding
direction and making an improvised compass.
- World of O - An extensive index of orienteering sites maintained by Norwegian
orienteer Jan Kocbach.