11 May 2016 was the first-ever World Orienteering Day. South Africa contributed to the setting of a new world record. Globally over 250 000 participants took part at one of 2013 registered locations in 81 countries and territories.
In South Africa we had 14 registered locations and 1124 people taking part. For more details about the activities in South Africa information check out the dedicated page on this website or go directly to the World Orienteering Day website.