Orienteering is a good fit for JROTC Schools. The National and Regional leaderships have been adding this activity to the existing Land Navigation exercises. While Land navigation is important for JROTC, Orienteering provides a much different learning experience.
Some of the benefits of Orienteering in JROTC programs include:
Detailed Map Reading
WHAT IS NEEDED TO START A TEAM?
Currently there are a series of Maps being made in Central South KY. This is one section of a proposed program where we have many small regions competing against each other. We need some more parts of KY and TN to fund some more maps. Once the map is in place, the rest is practice and training.