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Inside Park- or more accurately, Inside Fields!

Inside Park- or more accurately, Inside Fields!
Credit: WIM Routegadget

Last edited: Fri 9 Nov 2018

The third in the 2018/19 series is this Sunday (18th) near Blandford Forum. Dorset. Event page

These events are bigger than our QOFLs but still on a human scale and have toilets and often traders present.

NEW: Regional league revamp?

See what lies in store for you throughout the season in our handy calendar (below). Venues vary from runnable forest, open hillside, moorland and mixed New Forest terrain.

On some of the better terrain in the South West, you get to rub shoulders with some of the best runners over nine events from autumn to spring.

Between 10 and 20 QO members usually go and car sharing is popular amongst this group.

Pre-entering on Fabian 4 guarantees you a map.

Regional League reboot?

Bristol OK have proposed an expanded regional league with more choice of events and a new name for the series.

Read more on pages 6 & 7 of the Oct 2018 SWOA minutes

DateVenue, (Organising club)Information
14 Oct 2018Dartmoor: Golden Dagger (DEVON)Website/ results
28 Oct 2018Hamptworth Estate, New Forest (SARUM)Review,
League tables
18 Nov 2018Inside Park, Blandford Forum (WIM)Flyer, Map, Who's going?, Entries (Fabian)
20 Jan 2019Forest of Dean: Blakeney Hill, nr Lydney (NGOC)Map
10 Feb 2019Brendon Hills: Croydon Hill Deer Park (QO)Details, Map
24 Feb 2019Cornwall: Craddock Moor (KERNO)Map
7 Apr 2019North Wiltshire: Savernake Forest, nr Marlborough (NWO)
Map.
5 May 2019Cranborne Chase, Dorset: Rushmore Estate (WESSEX)Details, Map
12 May 2019Mendips: Wavering Down (Bristol OK)Map

Events are often re-arranged: always double-check details on the BOF or organising club's website before making plans.

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"Galoppen"

It's a Swedish word- but what does it mean? Is it

1) A gallop?

2) A gallop, but open to all?

3) An 'open gala' (or lavish social event)?

4) A regional league?

5) A type of elk particular to Swedish forests?

6) Who cares - lets go anyway

Please cast your votes now.


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Hamptworth Estate

Hamptworth Estate
Credit: Peter Beaven

Hamptworth, New Forest

Hamptworth, New Forest
Credit: SARUM Routegadget

Tinners Gullies at Birch Tor, nr Golden Dagger (DEVON)

Tinners Gullies at Birch Tor, nr Golden Dagger (DEVON)
Credit: Alan Hunt

Golden Dagger Dev

Golden Dagger Dev

Rushmore, Cranborne Chase

Rushmore, Cranborne Chase
Credit: Wessex Routegadget

Craddock Moor mine, Cornwall

Craddock Moor mine, Cornwall
Credit: Derek Harper

Croydon Hill

Croydon Hill
Credit: Steve Winkley

Blakeney Hill, Forest of Dean

Blakeney Hill, Forest of Dean
Credit: NGOC Routegadget

A depression in Savernake Forest, Wiltshire

A depression in Savernake Forest, Wiltshire
Credit: Chris Talbot

Wavering Down, from Crook Peak (Mendips)

Wavering Down, from Crook Peak (Mendips)
Credit: Derek Harper