Eryri is affiliated to British Orienteering, who are the National Governing Body for the sport of orienteering in the United Kingdom. When joining Eryri, you automatically become a member of British Orienteering and the Welsh Orienteering Association (WOA)
To join Eryri you will need to apply to British Orienteering either online or by post
Why not come along and try a couple of our events before deciding whether to join our club?
If you are new to the sport you may find the New to Orienteering section of the British Orienteering website useful.
If you need any help with your application or you have any other questions about getting involved please contact our Membership Secretary
Eryri membership fee’s are:
British Orienteering Membership
We are very pleased that you are thinking of becoming a member of British Orienteering. As a member you will receive:
- Four copies of the British Orienteering magazine, Focus, which includes the junior magazine Ozone.
- The option to sign up for a range of e-newsletters
- Eligibility to compete in the British Championships, JK, national, regional and local events
- 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
- Discounts from national companies through the member discounts scheme
- Access to a members only section of the website
Membership Levels and Fees
There are two levels of British Orienteering membership:
- 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 British Orienteering Membership fees for 2014 are:
Senior member – £5.00
Junior member – £2.00
Families can continue to join/renew British Orienteering as a ‘Family’ but the membership fee will be made up of the sum parts. E.g. A Family containing two senior and one junior members will be charged a British Orienteering Membership Fee of £12 (2 Senior members at £5 + 1 Junior member at £2). If the Club or Association offers a Family fee, the family will be charged the Club/Ass family fee on joining/renewing. Otherwise the Club and Association membership fee will be calculated in the same way as the British Orienteering Fee e.g. the sum parts.
How to Join
To become a member of British Orienteering you must also be a member of an affiliated Club and their Association. Members are therefore required to pay a joining fee for their chosen Club and Association as well as British Orienteering.