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Chairman's Challenge

Our representation at Junior Parkrun

Junior Parkrun

Here are some photos of our new chairman’s Junior Parkrun Challenge. Or perhaps that should be the Smartie Challenge after the chocolates that were on offer. As with the senior Parkrun the previous day, there were some personal bests achieved.

Photos

Mon 16 Sep Read more…

Who's been where

A lung-bursting long leg towards the end at Whiteford after a series of zig zags round the partially forested dunes & burrows to the rear

Results feed

Check out who's been giving themselves a sneaky headstart before the season gets going! Here is your round up of results and events for September to date, as some of the keenest get back to action after only the shortest of summer breaks.

Sat 14 Sep Read more…

President's Challenge

Eight of our Longrun Parkrunners

Several PB's at Parkrun

Was it the lure of the wine that did it? About 10 turned up for our President's Challenge, with several registering PB's (personal bests). All the more amazing when you consider our contestants between them had hundreds of Parkruns under their belts.

Sat 14 Sep Read more…

In profile

Alasdair Shaw (Chairman)

Meet our new Chair

Many of you will by now know that the club has a new chairman in Alasdair Shaw. Orienteering is just one of many outdoor sports Alasdair has been involved in. Below he tells us a little bit more about himself.

Mon 9 Sep Read more…

Organising & safety courses

Organising And Safety Courses 1

Review

Good use was made of the Organiser and Safety Courses put on by QO and SWOA at the weekend, with seven club members gaining certificates and several more there to share their experiences.

Roger Craddock reports.

Sun 8 Sep Read more…

All change at the top

AGM

After the Club Championships at Ham Hill on 31 August about 50 people dropped down to the Lord Nelson Inn at Norton-sub-Hamdon, with half staying on for the AGM.

Newly elected club president Roger Craddock reports on AGM - and a change at the top.

AGM minutes & reports

Thu 5 Sep Read more…

President's Challenge

Parkrun start, at Longrun

Prizes on offer

With this weekend's forest league event having been cancelled, newly installed club president Roger Craddock has an alternative competition for club members this weekend.

Prizes will be awarded for the top senior and top junior.

There's just a couple of catches...

Wed 4 Sep Read more…

Four Days of Limburg

Kovz

Dutch/Belgian tournament

Seasoned O travellers Andy Rimes and Rosie Wych saught out fresh terrain in the Low Countries...and of course the chance to add another souvenir O top to their collections.

Amazingly, the intriguing series of inland dune areas over there might not be used again - Andy and Rosie report.

Thu 22 Aug Read more…

Indoor O

Martin, Jacob and Pete, Bradford Grammar School

Bradford Grammar School

A format that's big in Scandanavia and most obviously of use when there's a whiteout in the forests! Pete and Jacob Shirvington and Martin Lewis tried it out during their grand O tour of Yorkshire. Pete reports.

Photos (Wendy Carlyle, Flickr)

Results

Wed 21 Aug Read more…

Scottish 6 Days

Annabel, Craig A Barns

Review

The 2019 tournament was enjoyed by many, with fabulous weather, a nice mix of venues and formats and great organisation. For those seeking a flavour of the series, the official website (link) contains video coverage of the action, links to photographs plus Routegadget (here).

Sat 17 Aug Read more…

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