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 Haywood Warren, Brown course (2013)

Team for final announced

Compass Sport Trophy

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Club captain Chris Hasler has unveiled his line-up for the Final in the West Midlands on Sunday 21 October. A mini bus will be taking most of us there and we'll be using the club's superfast SIAC dibbers.

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 QO forever

Lydeard Hill JOG

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Will we? Won’t we have JOG? In the end we made the right choice, it was SO windy BUT dry and warm, a wonderful time to be on Lydeard Hill and plenty of people came along.

Photos (Dropbox)

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 Mike with grandson and large-scale yellow map

Maps for juniors

Clarity praised

Tue 9 Oct 2018

An experienced member of another club who's been a regular at our Forest League events over many years has praised the club for providing clear, large scale maps for juniors. Surprisingly, it appears 'going large' isn't always the norm elsewhere.

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News of members

Sun 7 Oct 2018

Welcome to the Margrett family of Taunton. We were glad to see Wendy, Chris, Isla and Freya all featuring at our first league event of the season at Ashley Combe.

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Map printing

& other news

Thu 4 Oct 2018

With the club now striving to create its event maps directly from the widely used Purple Pen software, we have a new guide to assist planners with the process.

You can find it here

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 Part of Pete's route on Green- Karen crossed the same marsh en route to #3

Bogs & spoil heaps

In Dorset & South Wales

Mon 1 Oct 2018

Several members competed on the tricky and sometimes boggy open moorland of Purbeck for the annual Dorset Delight on Sunday, while another two went to South Wales to reaquaint themselves with the even trickier moonscapes left behind by industry, almost as an accidental gift to orienteers.

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Fyne & dandy

Saturday's JOG

Mon 1 Oct 2018

Family friendly Fyne Court was the scene for the third JOG of the season, in warm and sunny weather. Karen Lewis was one of several who must have thought they knew the area well - until they tried Steve Robertson's 'Fox' training exercise.

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 Perham Down

Caddihoe Chase 2018

& SW Long Distance champs

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Bill Vigar retained his M80 South West long distance and Caddihoe Chase titles, while Tony Hext achieved an impressive long distance result of third place on M70.

Results: SW Champions - Caddihoe Chase - Website

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The Soggy

...I mean The Spinney

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Unremitting rain was forecast and that’s what we got for our first event at The Spinney, Kingston St. Mary.

Photos (Dropbox)

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 Anyone for table tennis...or a bar of Toblerone?

Round up

Weekend action

Sun 16 Sep 2018

The new season has really got going, with three events in the region this weekend plus the London City race, where Andrew Page made the junior men's podium. Meanwhile, M80 Bill Vigar took 3rd place in Devon OC's club champs, up on Dartmoor.

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