Meaning of Orienteering

English: Orienteering
Hindi: ओरिएंटियरिंग
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

a competitive sport, originating in Sweden, that tests the skills of map reading and cross-country running, in which competitors race through an unknown area to find various checkpoints by using only a compass and topographical map, the winner being the finisher with the lowest elapsed time.

Definition: 2

a sport in which contestants race on foot over a course consisting of checkpoints found with the aid of a map and a compass