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Sun 7th to Fri 12th August 2022

In the summer of 2022, the 8th Lakes 5 event will take place in the English Lake District, home of some of the country’s most beloved scenery and finest orienteering areas. The event will incorporate five individual regional events between Sunday 7th August and Friday 12th August 2022.

The following is the current plan, but this could change as the areas are subject to confirmation of permissions.

Sunday 7th August Day 1 High Pike, Caldbeck

Monday 8th August Day 2 Threlkeld Knotts, Threlkeld

Tuesday 9th August Day 3 Grizedale, Satterthwaite

Rest day

Thursday 11th August Day 4 Grizedale, Satterthwaite

Friday 12th August Day 5 Helsington Barrows, Kendal

At least one day in Grizedale will be a middle distance for all courses




Enter online via Fabian4.co.uk

Limited entry on the day will be available, subject to availability of maps and start times

All events will use the Sport Ident timing system with contactless punching enabled.

You pay for your entries on the fabian4 system using a credit or debit card.

Contact  if you need any help with your entry.


O Top,


We are providing event branded clothing of a technical top and a Buff.

Both can be ordered with your entries or direct to the organiser below. Orders will close on 31st May and will be available for collection on day 1.

You may be able to order items at the event to be posted to you later.

All profit goes towards NWJS funds so thank you to everyone who purchases.