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Future Events

Sun 19 Aug
Longrun, Roughmoor & Tangier (SW Sprint Champs)

Near: Taunton  more details...

Mon 20 Aug
Broomfield Village Hall (Planners' workshop)

Near: Taunton  more details...

Sun 9 Sep
Ham Hill (Club champs)

Near: Yeovil  more details...

Full list of all future events

Next Major Event, Sun 19 Aug
Longrun, Roughmoor & Tangier

Gavin Clegg (in Barcelona)

SW Sprint Champs

Near: Taunton


Final Details V4

Don't forget we also have a MapRun urban course in Taunton (Blackbrook) during the event weekend and in the week leading up to the event

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Planners' hints & tips

Broomfield Village Hall

Monday 20 August

Steve Robertson is inviting members to an illustrated talk at Broomfield Village Hall. There's no need to pre-book your place- just turn up on the night if you can. "Half time" refreshments will be served.

Wed 15 Aug Read more…

Lakes 5 Days 2018

Call up

Index, results & links

An amazing number of members took advantage of this quadrennial opportunity to orienteer in some of the most breathtaking scenery in the UK. Besides testing themselves on some of the most challenging - and wet - terrain! Who doesn't know how to navigate via marshes now?

Fri 10 Aug Read more…

MapRun series

A nice shortcut through a riverside wood by one runner at Wilton

Competitor's view

Graham Hartley explains why he finds Richard's summer smartphone series inspiring, even after a hot summer pounding the tarmac in a seemingly endless sequence of urban races throughout the South West...

Programme and results

Fri 10 Aug Read more…

Mountain Marathon

51St Omm Flyer 900

in the South West

Time is running out if you want to enter the OMM (Original Mountain Marathon), being held in the Black Mountains, a short hop away over the Severn Bridge in late October. With no Long O this year, it's the longest adventure race available locally

Thu 9 Aug Read more…

We're in the final

Haywood Warren, Brown course (2013)

Compass Sport Trophy

We're off to the Midlands for a rare appearance at the final of the national club competition. Club captain Chris Hasler asks who fancies being in the team? All are welcome. Entry fees are subsidised and we aim to provide a club minibus for those interested. Event page

Thu 9 Aug Read more…

Publicity attempt

path towards open area, Combe Hill

at Combe Hill

Publicity is difficult enough to obtain for minority sports like ours, which lie largely off the media's radar. The patience of club president Mike Crockett was tested while seeking a mention for the club on Radio Bristol and BBC Somerset recently. Mike reports...

Wed 8 Aug Read more…

JOG programme

At Registration

Autumn term

Running between mid September to early December, our Autumn season has one event every weekend, except for October half term. Terrain varies from open hill top and woods to parkland or college campus. All are welcome.

More about JOG

Our juniors

Tue 7 Aug Read more…