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Forest League 2019/20

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Toughing it out on the trail, Staple Hill QOFL5, April 2019

Toughing it out on the trail, Staple Hill QOFL5, April 2019
Credit: Jim Pearson

Last edited: Wed 6 Nov 2019

The first set of league tables has been released...

Scores

Handicap League

Full format tables (over multiple years)

Non-members, remember to join in time for QOFL2 at St Audries, so we can include your scores in the league.

More than 80 people took advantage of pleasant autumn weather to run at our season curtain-raiser at Culm Davy. The second QOFL of the season will be at St Audries on Sunday 17 November.

QOFL

= Quantock Orienteers Forest League!

🎈 Now in its 25th anniversary season🎈

Planning a QOFL- review of recent training session

Photos of 2018/19 winners: link to review page

Please check the dates in your calendar so you can achieve your three scoring runs and, for members, your two helper shifts.

Five events are being planned, four on the Quantocks and one in east Devon.

Already we have planning teams for each event but our fixtures secretary would be grateful for any offers to organise QOFLs 4 & 6.

Down to plan or control an event?

Don't forget to read the QOFL Timetable guide.

Fixtures

All fixtures are on Sundays. Keep an eye out for changes- fixture clashes often emerge, which can force rearrangements to the Saturday instead.

DateSeries no. / Venue / event pageResults/ reviews & previews
20 Oct 20191- Culm Davy nr Wellington (Blackdowns)
Results page
17 Nov 20192- St Audries nr Williton (Quantocks)Map
24 Nov 20193- Ashclyst Forest nr Cullompton *Map
26 Jan 20204- Lydeard Hill & Aisholt Common (Quantocks)Map
23 Feb 20205- Great Wood & Quantock Combe (Quantocks)Map
26 Apr 20206- Cothelstone Hill & 20 Acre Wood (Quantocks) TBC**Map

* organised by Devon OC. NB - those running the Brown course will not gain a score for that QOFL. All other runners are opted in to the QOFL scoring.

** Replaces Great Breach Wood. Ham Hill is a possible alternative venue

Trophies- picture

Joining

You've got to be in it to win it!

Non-members intending to run at QOFL2 at St Audries, don't forget to join soon, otherwise you won't appear in the QOFL League tables. You get two months' free membership too plus access to some tempting member discounts. More about joining here

Helpers

Members - please check which team you are in here. You will be invited to help at the QOFLs allocated to your team, which are:

QOFL 4 for Team 1.

QOFLs 2 and 5 for Team 2

QOFLs 1 and 6 for Team 3.

QOFL 3 is being organised by Devon OC.

Note: having put on four QOFLs to the other teams' three over the past two years, Team 1 have only one event to organise this season.

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Culm Davy

Culm Davy
Credit: Jim Nickolls

Culm Davy

Culm Davy
Credit: Jim Nickolls

St Audries deer park's funny gate

St Audries deer park's funny gate
Credit: Roger Cornfoot

Ashclyst Forest

Ashclyst Forest
Credit: Devon OC

Lydeard Hill JOG, Spring 2019

Lydeard Hill JOG, Spring 2019
Credit: John Fisher

Aisholt Common

Aisholt Common
Credit: Roger Cornfoot

Great Wood, Autumn 2018

Great Wood, Autumn 2018
Credit: Jim Pearson

Cothelstone Hill JOG- fast going on the top, February 2017

Cothelstone Hill JOG- fast going on the top, February 2017
Credit: Jim Pearson

North side of Twenty Acre Plantation

North side of Twenty Acre Plantation
Credit: VP