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Joining NOC and British Orienteering

Thank you for enquiring about joining Nottinghamshire Orienteering Club (NOC).

Membership is via the British Orienteering Federation.

How to join

To become a member of Nottinghamshire Orienteering Club you must join through British Orienteering – the national governing body for the sport. You can join as a Senior member (aged 21 or older on 31 December of the membership year) or a Junior member (aged 20 or younger on 31 December of the membership year).

How much does membership cost?

The cost is dependent on which membership type Senior or Junior.

Senior – any member aged 21 or older on 31 December of the membership year
Junior – any member aged 20 or younger on 31 December of the membership year

The membership fee consists of 3 parts; The club, East Midlands Orienteering Association and the sports governing body, British Orienteering.

Fees for the 2017 season Junior Senior
Governing Body£3.30£10.00
Total Fees£4.30£13.00

As a member you will receive:

  • NOC members get a discount on entry fees when they help at an event (e.g. helping at the start or finish)
  • There are free coaching sessions available as well as free entry into some team events
  • The British Orienteering magazine, Focus, which includes the junior magazine Ozone
  • Bimonthly regional newsletter ‘EMEWS’ which contains details of events in the East Midlands region
  • Discounts from national companies through the member discounts scheme (click here for a full list of discounts available)
  • Eligibility to compete in the United Kingdom Orienteering League
  • Opportunity to qualify to represent your country at international competitions
  • The option to compete in a Rankings 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
This takes you to the British Orienteering website to complete the online form. You can search for the club by clicking on NOC in the drop down box.
9 Apr 2017