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Savernake Forest, North Wilts

Yvette Baker & Galoppen

Sun 7 Apr

Near: Marlborough
Level of event: Regional

Type of event: Race, Juniors

Well done team for qualifying for the final!

A great day out for all in Martin's minibus and some brilliant results, including two first places.

Article about the heat, by British Orienteering


QO runners results
All results
YBT team scores

Ruined ammunition store in Savernake Forest

Ruined ammunition store in Savernake Forest
Credit: Brian RobertMarshall

Yvette Baker Trophy- club scores

*= qualifies for final

Pos / ClubScore
1- Bristol OK897 *
2- Quantock OC887 *
3- Sarum OC483

The maximum score was 900 i.e. nine runners each winning their race, each scoring 100.

Both Andrew Page and Freddie MacPherson won their races. Freddie's race was particularly close. Ethan Ryles, Annabelle Lewis and Sam Shirvington achieved second place in their classes.

Well done to everyone though for a great team effort!

The Final

By virtue of Bristol OK qualifying for the final because of their excellent track record in the competition, Quantocks go through as runners up.

We have qualified for the final on Sunday 7 July at Sandringham Country Park, Norfolk. West Anglian Orienteering Club are the hosts.

Event details

What will the final be like?

Well, we attended the final in 2014 in Sussex- here's the video...

Inter-club team event Series Info

A club other than Quantock Orienteers is organising this event. Please refer to that club's website for the most up-to-date information regarding this event. The information given on this page is specific to our club and the team(s) we are entering.

Entry Details

The club subsidises relay team entries by 50%.

Please pay your half-price entry fee to the team organiser(s).

Contacts / Officials

QO team organiser: Chris Hasler 01823 338921

Competition co-ordinator: Ken Stimson NWO

Photo Gallery

Roger quizzes Ethan on his course

Roger quizzes Ethan on his course
Credit: Judy Craddock

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Savernake 546142 7Cd39B1F
Credit: BrianRobertMarshall

A depression in Savernake Forest, Wiltshire

A depression in Savernake Forest, Wiltshire
Credit: Chris Talbot

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