Devon Orienteering


Membership 2020

All ages, all abilities, all welcome!

Details about the different types of membership and how to join:

Senior - Adults aged 21 or over
Junior - Below the age of 21
Contact - Members of other British Orienteering affiliated clubs

How to Renew Membership (Existing Members)

To renew your membership of Devon Orienteering Club instructions can be found at:

British Orienteering (Renew Membership)

How to Join (New Members) 

See the details at the foot of this page

Benefits of Membership

Benefits of becoming a member of Devon Orienteering Club
(excludes contact members):

  • Regular email via MailChimp covering forthcoming events and news
  • Opportunity to represent Devon Orienteering Club in regional and national competitions
  • SWOA newsletters (as published)
  • Opportunity to attend training sessions organised by the club
  • Free entry for Juniors to the Yvette Baker competition
  • Vote at the club AGM

And all members have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in Devon orienteering events and activities on a regular basis and
  • Influence the development of the club and the sport of orienteering in Devon.

Benefits of becoming a Member of British Orienteering:

Note all Devon OC members must become members of British Orienteering to ensure that they have insurance cover whilst competing or helping at an event.

  • You can access discounts from our partners as shown on the BOF website

  • You can sign up for a range of e-newsletters about various orienteering matters

  • You will be eligible to compete in a range of National competitions

  • You will be eligible to compete in the UK Orienteering League

  • You will be able to apply for awards under our Badge Scheme

  • Access to a ‘Navigational Challenge’ and ‘Racing Challenge’ Incentive Scheme

  • Public Liability Insurance when participating in events and activities registered with British Orienteering

  • Papers and vote at the British Orienteering AGM

  • Access to a "members only" section of the website

Benefits of becoming a Contact Member of Devon Orienteering Club:

  • Contact Members will be placed on Devon OC mailing lists and Mailchimp

All members need to join British Orienteering, the South West Orienteering Association (SWOA) and a club, e.g. Devon Orienteering Club.  Membership of SWOA is free and is automatic for all members of Devon Orienteering Club:

  Devon SWOA BOF Total
Senior £6 £0 £11 £17
Junior £0 £0 £5 £5
Contact Member* Free     Free

* Contact membership is only available to those who are already a member of a BOF-affiliated club.

New members joining after 1st November 2019 become members up to 31st December 2020.

How to Join (New Members)

To join Devon Orienteering Club either:

Follow this link British Orienteering Join (New Members)

and follow the instructions to join online

Download and print the BOF Membership Form 2019 fill it in and return (with a cheque payable to British Orienteering) to: British Orienteering, 8a Stancliffe House, Whitworth Road, Darley Dale, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 2HJ

For more help contact Dawn Williamson, the club's Membership Secretary: