The Bog Slog is POSTPONED to date TBD!

As of 8pm on 12/30, The Bog Slog on January 2nd has been POSTPONED to a later date TBA. With six more inches of snow falling yesterday and today (and potentially more to follow), and temperatures well below freezing until late Saturday, we’re just not convinced that the conditions will allow for safe travel to the event and safe orienteering in the woods on Sunday morning. (Not to mention safe access for the course setters on Saturday!) The organizers are […]


Club Jersey Orders Are Back!

We’re now accepting orders for club jerseys and jackets! We’re planning 3 orders before and during our upcoming Winter League, with the earliest ordering deadline on 9/30/2021 for pickup at Winter League #1. More details at


This Saturday: The Bog Slog at Lord Hill!

The Bog Slog, now in its 39th year, is now organized as the final event in the Choose Your Adventure Series. Never fear, we’re still keeping the epic, mass-start, point-to-point courses for the advanced runners! We’ve also added a freestyle Choose Your Adventure style race intended for beginners, intermediates, and trail runners! Come join us at Lord Hill Park on Saturday! Afterward, there will be a potluck at the Bresemans’ house, just 15 minutes away.    


2018 Choose Your Adventure Series Begins On Saturday!

This year’s Choose Your Adventure Series kicks off this weekend with SummerFEST in Lakewood! Registration for the entire series is now open. Many popular events are returning again this year: SummerFEST, Corn Maze, and Vampire-O! We’re also adding two campus events, our Back to School event in September and Founder’s Day in October (originally scheduled for Woodland Park, but moved due to conflict). The Founder’s Day event will have a Choose Your Adventure twist of a “dog bones” style course […]


February 2018 newsletter

Check out the club’s first newsletter issue of 2018 for news about upcoming WIOL events at Green River College and Fire Mountain Scout Reservation, the announcement of our WIOL bonus relay day at South Seattle College, information about how to improve your mapping skills, news about many of COC’s athletes being named to the U.S. Senior and Junior National Teams, and the debut of a route choice feature in the newsletter!


2017 club jersey orders!

We’re ordering custom jerseys and jackets now through April 8, 2017, with delivery by June! We’re keeping our popular and distinctive red and black designs, and this year, we’re using a new supplier, Champion System, which you can explore at They are not an orienteering-specific supplier, but they have a lot of options, including men’s and women’s styles, jackets, singlets, long-sleeves, and budget options (as low as $30 for a club jersey!). We’ve heard good things about them. To […]