Orienteering in and around Anchorage, Alaska





Orienteering is the sport of using a map and compass to navigate outdoors. The Arctic Orienteering Club in Anchorage hosts orienteering races and events during the summer months that are open to everyone, competitors or those just learning new trails and open spaces. This outdoor explorer introduces the sport, explains how new technology and mapping are influencing orienteering, and we learn from Olympic Nordic skier Scott Patterson what it’s like to be a beginner. Also on the show are Jen Jolliff, author of riflemanand Mike Robinson, Chairman of the Board of the Arctic Orienteering Club.

HOST: Paul Twardock

GUEST:

  • Olympian Scott Patterson, author Jen Jolliff and Mike Robinson of the Arctic Orienteering Club

CONNECTIONS:

Arctic Orienteering Club

Biography of Scott Patterson

Fogrunner by Jen Jolliff

BROADCAST: Thursday, September 1, 2022. 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. AKT

REHEARSAL BROADCAST: Thursday, September 1, 2022. 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. AKT

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