The orienteering competition regularly happen in Odessa. Here is can take part as professionals, as well those who came here for the first time. There are no any skills needed for this and it is not only interesting for be winner or be loser, it is interesting just to learn something new for youself, and for tourists it may be interested in places where such activities are happen and meet interesting active people.
To take part in it is usually enough to come 1-1,5 hour before start time. The compass (with water inside) must have as a minimum, sportswear, sandwich and maybe up to 50 UAH on any contributions. All rules and details you may ask someone before starting, as well as to apply to participate.
To find out when the next competition look here: calendar for year, or website (mirror) . All activities in blue rows in the calendar for year will happen in Odessa and Odessa region. Beginners (who is new) can participate in all competitions except the championships (see calendar for year).