The North East Orienteering Association looks forward to welcoming you to the British Long and Relay Championships in 2024.

The areas are embargoed – see map of embargoed area

Entries are now open.

Saturday 13th April 2024

  • British Long Distance Championships
  • Mulgrave Woods - see map from 2016 Northern Champs
  • Elite course prizes sponsored by VJ shoes
  • IOF World Ranking Event for M/W21E classes - bulletin 1 now available

Sunday 14th April 2024

  • British Relay Championships
  • Hutton Mulgrave & Skelder Woods - see map from most recent 2021 regional event
  • This will be the 50th running of the British Relay Championships, after the first event in 1972, and no events in 2001 (foot & mouth), 2020 or 2021 (covid)


Both areas are near Whitby, North Yorkshire, in the North East of England. 

Travel by public transport:

  • By air – Nearest airports are Durham / Tees Valley (40 miles by road), Newcastle (75 miles by road), Leeds / Bradford (80 miles), Manchester (135 miles).
  • By rail – Nearest station is Whitby (4 miles by road). See National Rail for times and tickets.
  • By bus – See individual days for nearest bus service


Whitby and the surrounding area offers plenty of holiday accommodation options in the seaside towns and villages and further inland. We will add links here as we spot them:

Weekend officials