The West Midlands Junior Orienteering Squad exists to support junior orienteering in the West Midlands Region. 

Membership is open to any promising and committed young person aged from 12 to 18 who are committed orienteers, have attained their West Midlands Orienteering Association Orange Badge and are members of one of the West Midlands Orienteering Association Clubs. It is up to the parents to contact the coordinator. wmjsquad@gmail.com


Kirsten Strain will lead some of the WMJS training. 
Mel Elkington will continue to coordinate and support the athletes with information on selection criteria etc. 

January 28th/29th Training with EMJS near Chatsworth ,with overnight stay and competing on Sunday at the Shining Cliff DVO event
Feb 18th 
Training with SHUOC M/W16s and above
Training -Hartshill Hayes for all
March 4th 
Training on Burton Dassett
April 1st 
Training on the Lickeys

The Compass Sport event cake stall raised £117.50 , then World Schools Cake stall at the Midland Champs raised £76.99 . The diary has sold 60 days so far

Congratulations to Ellie on her selection for the JROS Stockholm tour and Felix & Ollie L for selection for the JROS Deeside tour.



In order to reduce our costs we will fund raise at some events ( cake stall usually). 

Also the squad is registered to Easyfundraising. This is a site that donates money to the squad if you buy things through them. Please visit the site and register with them to help us raise funds for the squad.