Category: Orienteering

2 May 2017 / / Orienteering
27 December 2016 / / London

Below is a low-resolution view of the London City Race orienteering maps that have been used since the race was first held in 2008, arranged geographically to show their relative…

26 October 2015 / / OpenStreetMap

Here’s a great idea well executed – MapOnShirt uses OpenStreetMap data and some nice custom styling – and an easy-to-use website, to allow you to design your own T-shirt of…

8 June 2015 / / Orienteering
6 January 2015 / / OpenStreetMap
9 December 2014 / / OpenStreetMap

I was interviewed by OpenCageData recently, the article appears on their blog and I have reproduced it here: Continuing in our series of interviews with folks doing interesting things in…

14 November 2014 / / Orienteering

…is OpenOrienteeringMap being used to create simple maps, for training and small “Street-O” events? Since the all new (version 2) of OpenOrienteeringMap launched 19 months ago March 2013, almost 7000*…

13 November 2014 / / Orienteering

OpenOrienteeringMap 2.2 has been released, with a significant new feature addition – closed route crosses. These allow you to manually mark routes as out of bounds, for example along roads…

1 June 2014 / / London

Having co-founded and been heavily involved in the organisation of the London City Race over the last six years, this year I’m taking a step back and looking forward to…

14 February 2014 / / Orienteering

I’ve released a new version (v2.1) of OpenOrienteeringMap today, and there are now three editions – UK (as before), Ireland and Global. An earlier global version existed from 2010 to…