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Activity: Competitive Orienteering (Mass Start)

Students take part in competitive orienteering challenges in teams.


  1. Students take part in this activity in teams, competing against each other.
  2. Each team visits a series of control points, recording specified information from the control marker.
  3. The first team to visit all the control points on their course, and correctly record the specified information, wins the competition.

    Key Facts

  • OAA
  • Key Stage 2
  • Key Stage 3
  • Key Stage 4
  • Orienteering
  • Activity Sheet Download Required
  • Orienteering Control Markers Required
  • Orienteering Map Required
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