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Welcome to the Georgia Orienteering Club (GAOC)! GAOC hosts a variety of Orienteering meets and special events in the state of Georgia. 

All events are open to members and the public for a nominal fee.  Local events offer beginner, intermediate, and advanced courses, as well as beginner instruction. 

To find an event close to you, check out the Schedule under Local Events.

Adventure Racers -- check out these Hints from Ron Sanders.

For meets with Electronic Punching, see Epunching Instructions.

GAOC is a non-profit and a member of the United States Orienteering Federation.

We celebrated our 35th anniversary in 2011.


Date Upcoming Orienteering Events
Apr 27
Dauset Trails
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Interscholastic Classes and Medals
Andi Berger 770-314-5460
May 4
Vickery Creek, CRNRA
Bob & Lisa Frost 770-516-0274
May 10
Hard Labor Creek State Park
Annual General Meeting
Bill Cheatum 706-247-5031
see full schedule...
ATTENTION! In order to participate in any GAOC event, all youths under the age of 18 MUST present a Waiver of Responsibility that has been signed by their own Parent or Legal Guardian. It is NOT sufficient that the Waiver of Responsibility be signed by any other adult such as a coach, teacher or chaperone.

GAOC Annual Waiver
This new waiver means you will only have to sign a waiver once a year. Print and bring with you to your next meet.


Date Recent News and Events

Call for Nominations: The Georgia Orienteering Club president and two officers at-large will be elected at the club's annual meeting on May 10, 2014, at Hard Labor Creek State Park. Nominations for these positions are currently being accepted. Click here for more information.


Results for Chattahoochee Bend are now posted.


Red Top Springfest Results are now posted
--2 Day Results
--Saturday Splits
--Sunday Splits
Don't forget to draw your route on RouteGadget.


G.O.A.T. Summer Camp application and payment deadline is May 1, 2014.

Juniors, here is an opportunity to attend a 5-day orienteering camp June 1-5 here in Georgia. You can find the application form in PDF format here and in MS Word format here.

If you are one of the 60 selected, you will attend a camp which will include approx. 12 orienteering training or competition courses, plus instruction. Location is the small group camp at Hard Labor Creek State Park, meals and camp bunks provided. Trainers will be experienced coaches from GAOC, plus 5 members of the Orienteering USA Junior Standing Team who also are GAOC members.


Results for Island Ford are now posted.
Don't forget to draw your route on RouteGadget.


Results for Joe Kurz are now posted.


We'll be placing another order for GAOC Club Jerseys. Click here to place your order.


The 2014 meet schedule is now posted.




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