Live TV from JOK Chasing Sprint now available to watch on catch-up

You can now watch Scotland’s first orienteering event to be broadcast on live TV on catch-up, after BBC Scotland’s “The Adventure Show” broadcast the coverage on the evening of Friday, 28 June.

Catch-up with what happened:

With a backdrop of Callendar House in glorious evening sunshine, the event featured two parts. “The Prologue” took place from around 4pm, and determined start times and positions for “The Chase”, which started from 6:45pm.

The unique "Flying Pig" trophies of the JOK Chasing Sprint
The unique “Flying Pig” trophies of the JOK Chasing Sprint

Callendar Park, near Falkirk, which provided a challenging combination of woodland and parkland orienteering, and a picturesque backdrop for TV.

The buzz around the event created by live TV led to a well-subscribed event for a Friday evening, and competition featured multiple classes, culminating with the men’s and women’s open classes, which made up the climax of the Adventure Show coverage.

You can watch the BBC Scotland TV channel in Scotland via all TV platforms, and live throughout the UK via iPlayer.

Five reasons why you should watch the JOK Chasing Sprint 2019: