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Yvette Baker Trophy (YBT)

At the 2017 qualifier, Savernake

​National junior competition​

If our juniors can emulate their 2019 feat of qualifying for the final, we should have much less trouble getting there this time- it's 90 minutes away for most, at Westonbirt Arboretum.

To get an idea of what the Trophy is about, read on....

Sat 17 Aug Read more…

Startrack Programme

Can just see the kite...at B&T College

at Taunton Athletics Club

Each summer,Taunton AC run a week-long programme for those schoolchildren aged 8 to 15 with an interest in athletics. QO were tasked with introducing orienteering to those children on one of those days.

Vikki Page reports.

Sun 11 Aug Read more…

Spring into action

Where we going next?

Where next?

Though we only have one more event left this season (at Blackborough on Sat 18 May), there's still lots of action over the next two months, listed below.

These include events very nearby in Devon, on the Mendips and also Dorset.

Sat 4 May Read more…

Blackbrook JOG

The hilly park area behind the houses, Blackbrook

We had a wonderful, sunny Spring day for the last JOG of the season at Blackbrook, primroses and blossom to be seen everywhere!

Shortcut to Junior section

Photos (Dropbox link)

Tue 2 Apr Read more…

JOG Spring term

Lydeard Hill Jog 5 Spr 19 15

Review

Below is an index of all the Spring term events, with links to reviews and photographs.

If you'd like to continue orienteering over the next six months, here's a link to some suggested fixtures

Fri 29 Mar Read more…

Young Wood JOG

Working it out together

Review

Tom Hasler planned some interesting courses, the highlight being the Fox exercise using an Underground-style diagram for the map. Thanks to everyone who helped collect in controls, it was good to see so many children helping!

Photos

Sun 24 Mar Read more…

JOG at Wind Down

Tent safely secured, Wind Down registration opens

Another weather warning….another JOG pending!

Would it just be the superstitious that stayed away from such a poetically named venue in weather like Saturday's?

Action photos (by Jim Pearson, Dropbox)

Landscape photos (on Flikr, by John Fisher)

Mon 11 Mar Read more…

Young Wood JOG

Young Wood reinvented as a tube map

Going down the tube?

For Saturday's Fox course, planner Tom Hasler has designed a special schematic London underground map of all the line features to present a greater challenge.

Stopping at Southgate, Forest Gate, Turnpike Lane, Wood Green and (earth) Bank...?

Event page

Spring term fixtures

Mon 11 Mar

Lydeard Hill JOG

Lydeard Hill Jog 5 Spr 19 15

Red cheeked & wind blown

Thanks go to all those who ventured out and made the effort to plan etc worthwhile!

Photos by John Fisher (links to Flikr)

Fri 8 Mar Read more…

Map basics

Video explanations

A really good introduction as to what's shown on the map and how basic features are mapped is provided, in this pair of short videos courtesy of the Irish Orienteering Association

More training topics can be view in our Skilling Up section

Fri 1 Mar Read more…

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