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Next club night Mon 11 Dec

JK 2018 Mon 11 Dec

Cothelstone Hill JOG Sun 10 Dec

Dartmoor event cancelled Sun 10 Dec

Previously at Club night Fri 8 Dec

Maps are changing Wed 6 Dec

Forest of Dean Galoppen Sun 3 Dec

Club clothing Fri 1 Dec

New members Thu 30 Nov

South West summer relays Thu 30 Nov

Vivary Park JOG Wed 29 Nov

Buddy scheme Tue 28 Nov

Club night: review Tue 28 Nov

South West League 2017/18 Tue 28 Nov

Next at Club Night Mon 27 Nov

Events round-up Sun 26 Nov

British Schools Champs Sun 19 Nov

Chairman's chat Sat 18 Nov

Smarter courses? Fri 17 Nov

Next Club Night Fri 17 Nov

Windy on Dartmoor Sun 12 Nov

Netherclay JOG Sat 11 Nov

Correcting maps Fri 10 Nov

Club Nights Wed 8 Nov

Next Club Night Tue 7 Nov

November Classic weekend Mon 6 Nov

Lydeard Hill JOG Mon 6 Nov

Lakes 5 Days: update Thu 2 Nov

Fyne Court JOG Tue 31 Oct

Board Game Tue 31 Oct

Weekend review Sun 29 Oct

Armchair event Sat 21 Oct

Club's 50th Fri 20 Oct

Planning & Routegadget Fri 20 Oct

Thurlbear JOG Sun 15 Oct

South West League Mon 9 Oct

Silk Mills CATI Sun 8 Oct

Taster session Sat 7 Oct

Wilmot's Pool JOG Sun 1 Oct

Electronic punching Fri 29 Sep

Staple Hill JOG Sun 24 Sep

Events reviews Sun 17 Sep

Welcome evening Sat 16 Sep

Long O weekend Sat 16 Sep

First Aid Tue 12 Sep

London City race Mon 11 Sep

Top of the Bill Mon 4 Sep

Chairman's chat Sun 3 Sep

A Fyne place to train Sun 3 Sep

Route analysis Sat 2 Sep

Course planning Fri 1 Sep

At the races Thu 31 Aug

Pyrenees 5 Days Fri 25 Aug

Mountain Bike Orienteering Mon 21 Aug

Scottish 6 Days Sat 12 Aug

Scottish 6 Days Sat 12 Aug

Scottish 6 Days Wed 9 Aug

Startrack event Wed 9 Aug

New season Thu 3 Aug

Planners' courses Tue 1 Aug

Devon Relays Mon 24 Jul

Review: summer relays Mon 24 Jul

JOG fixtures published Sat 22 Jul

Chairman's chat Thu 20 Jul

Bristol urban series Thu 20 Jul

Hardy Relays, Poole Sun 16 Jul

Summer training finale Fri 14 Jul

General news Thu 13 Jul

3rd place for relay team Sun 9 Jul

Club newsletters Sat 8 Jul

Summer training 2017 Fri 7 Jul

Dorchester & Clevedon urban O Fri 7 Jul

Sarum Moonraker relays Mon 3 Jul

Schools festival Sat 1 Jul

MTBO, urban, Devon & Wales Sat 1 Jul

Event Safety Workshop Sat 1 Jul

Training at Quants Fri 30 Jun

Ashton Court relays Mon 26 Jun

Presentations & AGM Sun 25 Jun

Ashton Court relays Fri 23 Jun

Poole Town race Sun 18 Jun

Club championships & AGM Sat 17 Jun

BOK Blast urban races Mon 12 Jun

Events round-up Wed 31 May

Galoppen 2016/17 Sat 27 May

Springtime in Shropshire Fri 26 May

JK 2021 Fri 26 May

World Orienteering Day Wed 24 May

South West Sprint championships Mon 22 May

Forest League (QOFLs) Thu 18 May

Chairman's Chat Tue 16 May

Events 13-17 May Tue 16 May

Controller's course Mon 15 May

COACH grand opening Fri 12 May

Yvette Baker Trophy final Tue 9 May

British Championships 2017 Mon 8 May

Events 29 April - May 3 Thu 4 May

JK 2017 Wed 26 Apr

JK 2017 Sat 22 Apr

Forest League preview Tue 11 Apr


Fyne Court Sun 17 Jun 2018

Blackborough South Sun 13 May 2018

St Audries Sun 8 Apr 2018

The Slades Sun 11 Mar 2018

Castle Neroche Sat 3 Mar 2018

Castle Neroche Sat 3 Mar 2018

Willett Hill Sat 24 Feb 2018

Fyne Court Sat 17 Feb 2018

Fyne Court Sat 17 Feb 2018

Ham Hill Sat 10 Feb 2018

Kingscliff Sat 3 Feb 2018

SCAT & Longrun Meadow Sat 27 Jan 2018

Orchard Portman Sun 14 Jan 2018

Blackborough North Sat 6 Jan 2018

Club Night, COACH centre Thu 14 Dec 2017

Cothelstone Hill East Sat 9 Dec 2017

Cothelstone Hill East Sat 9 Dec 2017

Broomfield Hill Sat 2 Dec 2017

Vivary Park & environs Sat 25 Nov 2017

Vivary Park & environs Sat 25 Nov 2017

Wind Down & Broomfield Hill Sat 18 Nov 2017

Netherclay Sat 11 Nov 2017

Lydeard Hill and Muchcare Wood Sat 4 Nov 2017

Club Night, COACH centre Thu 26 Oct 2017

Thurlbear Wood Sat 14 Oct 2017

Silk Mills Park 'n' Ride Sat 7 Oct 2017

Doone Country, Exmoor Sun 1 Oct 2017

Quantocks West Sat 30 Sep 2017

Wilmot's Pool Sat 30 Sep 2017

Staple Hill Sat 23 Sep 2017

Cothelstone Hill & 20 Acre Wood Sat 16 Sep 2017

Planners' course, COACH centre Tue 15 Aug 2017

Henlade Wood Thu 13 Jul 2017

Buckland Wood Thu 29 Jun 2017

Ashton Court (Bristol OK) Sun 25 Jun 2017

SCAT, Longrun Meadow & Silk Mills Sat 24 Jun 2017

Castle Neroche Thu 25 May 2017

Savernake Forest, North Wilts Sun 30 Apr 2017

Staple Hill Sun 23 Apr 2017

Moors Valley Park, Dorset Sun 12 Mar 2017

Cothelstone Hill Sat 25 Feb 2017

Lydeard Hill and Muchcare Wood Sun 19 Feb 2017

Culm Davy Sat 28 Jan 2017

Staple Hill Sat 14 Jan 2017

Kingscliff Sun 1 Jan 2017

Croydon Hill Sun 11 Dec 2016

Ramscombe Sun 27 Nov 2016

Ramscombe Sat 26 Nov 2016

Kingscliff Sat 19 Nov 2016

Wind Down / Broomfield Hill Sat 12 Nov 2016

Blackborough South Sun 16 Oct 2016

Cosdon Hill, Dartmoor Sun 9 Oct 2016

Belstone, Dartmoor Sat 8 Oct 2016

Triscombe Stone Sun 25 Sep 2016


News & Info Archive by Category


Next club night

Cothelstone Hill JOG

Buddy scheme

British Schools Champs

Netherclay JOG

Lydeard Hill JOG

Fyne Court JOG

Thurlbear JOG

Silk Mills CATI

Wilmot's Pool JOG

Staple Hill JOG

London City race

Startrack event

JOG fixtures published

Schools festival

Ashton Court relays

World Orienteering Day

COACH grand opening

Yvette Baker Trophy final

Club Night - last of season

JOG at Henlade Woods

JOG at Crowcombe Heathfield

Juniors at Compass Sport Trophy

JOG at Ash Priors Common

JOG at Fyne Court

JOG at Cothelstone Hill

Queens College JOG

Castle / B&T College JOG

Culm Davy JOG

Netherclay JOG

New JOG fixture list is out

JOG report- Autumn term 2016

Urban diaries

Medals for Gavin and Andrew

Last JOG of term

Quantock Weekend of Orienteering

Urban Leagues

Mud baths and more urban success

Heather on fire at Charminster

Page turner

JOG report Autumn 2016

JOG report for AGM

JOG report Spring 2016

Yvette Baker heat 2011

YBT record, 2009-16




Previously at Club night

Buddy scheme

Next at Club Night

Smarter courses?

Next Club Night

Correcting maps

Next Club Night

Armchair event

Planning & Routegadget

Electronic punching

Welcome evening

A Fyne place to train

Route analysis

Course planning

Scottish 6 Days

Planners' courses

JOG fixtures published

Summer training finale

General news

Summer training 2017

Event Safety Workshop

Training at Quants

Controller's course

Club Night

Mystery Buddy

Club Night

Event Safety Workshop

Club night

Events & training round-up

New club evenings

Training with Tess

A Fine Day at Fyne Court

Permanent Orienteering Courses

Condition report


Skilling Up


Attack points


Corner cutting

Decision points

Don't rush


Look up and around

Map basics

Missing a control

180 degree error



Aiming off

Catching features


Control descriptions

Distance judgement

Eliminating luck


Fine-O and Coarse-O

Folding the map

Get a good start

Good map 'contact'


Over or around?

Relocation (when lost)

Safe routes

Setting the map

Share and learn


Taking it seriously



Advanced skills


Look with purpose


Motivation & physical exertion

Play to your strengths?


Seconds count

Thumbing the map

Guide to areas and terrain

Guide for newcomers - 2


South West summer relays

Devon Relays

Review: summer relays

3rd place for relay team

Sarum Moonraker relays

Ashton Court relays

Ashton Court relays

Juniors at Compass Sport Trophy

Compass Sport Trophy 2017

Chris' cunning plan at Canford

SWOA relay series 2011

SW Relays series 2010

Adams Avery relay win

SW Relays series 2009

SW Relay series 2008

SWOA relay series 2007



Compass Sport Trophy

CST record 2009-16

CST- classes

Yvette Baker Trophy

YBT record, 2009-16

South West Relay series

SW Relay series, up to 2016

Relay formats


Next club night

Buddy scheme

Club night: review

Club Nights

Board Game

Welcome evening

Summer training finale

Presentations & AGM

Club Night - last of season

Club Night

Mystery Buddy

Club Night

Club night



New members

Chairman's chat

Club Nights

Lakes 5 Days: update

Club's 50th

Chairman's chat

Chairman's chat

Chairman's Chat

JK 2017

Chairman’s Chat

Post from the President

Tim Wood

Urban diaries

Injuries - update

Profile: John Fisher

Mountain ultra race

Post from the President

QuOte unQuOte

QuOte UnQuOte

QuOte UnQuOte

About Us

Buddy scheme

Member profiles

Event teams


JK 2018

Dartmoor event cancelled

Forest of Dean Galoppen

Vivary Park JOG

Events round-up

Windy on Dartmoor

November Classic weekend

Weekend review

South West League

Events reviews

Long O weekend

Top of the Bill

At the races

Pyrenees 5 Days

Mountain Bike Orienteering

Scottish 6 Days

Scottish 6 Days

New season

Bristol urban series

Hardy Relays, Poole

General news

Dorchester & Clevedon urban O

MTBO, urban, Devon & Wales

Poole Town race

Club championships & AGM

BOK Blast urban races

Events round-up

Springtime in Shropshire

JK 2021

South West Sprint championships

Forest League (QOFLs)

Events 13-17 May

British Championships 2017

Events 29 April - May 3

JK 2017

Forest League preview

Events round-up

Events & training round up

Events round-up

Juniors at Compass Sport Trophy

Events & training review

Coming up

Wessex Galoppen review

Events & training round up

Events & training round-up

CulmStock Festival of Orienteering

Danby Lodge event

Events round-up

2017 Long O weekend

Army thank "professional" club

Quantock Weekend of Orienteering

Mud baths and more urban success

Mountain ultra race

South West League

Heather on fire at Charminster

Page turner

Gavin learns the ropes

November Classic

Fyne and Rosie

The Moor the merrier

Long-O & SW League

Croeso 2016

JK 2016 in Yorkshire

Caddihoe Chase 2015

Scottish 6 Days, 2015

Springtime in Shropshire

Triple Gloucester weekend

Not the JK relay 2015

JK 2015

British Orienteering Championships 2015

November Classic 2014

Lakes 5 days 2014

JK 2014

JK 2014 relays

JK 2014

November Classic

Long-O weekend 2013

Scottish 6 Days, 2013, 11 & 09

JK 2013

Long-O weekend 2012

Croeso 2012

BOK Urban Series

JK 2012

Long O weekend 2011

Long O 1997

Long O 2010

Lakes 2010

JK 2010

Long O 2009

JK 2009

Long O 2008

Long O 2006

Long O 2007

Scottish 6 Days, 2007

JK 2007

JK 2006

Long O 2005

My Lake District Mountain Trial

Competitor's resources

Competitors' documents


South West League 2017/18

Galoppen 2016/17

Forest League (QOFLs)

Forest League preview

Forest League after 4 events

Urban diaries

Medals for Gavin and Andrew

Quantock Weekend of Orienteering

Urban Leagues

Galoppen 2014/15

Galoppens: history

Handicap scores

QOFL - Quantock Orienteers Forest League

League tables














Blue QOFL honours

Green QOFL honours

Short Green QOFL honours

Light Green QOFL honours

Orange QOFL honours

Yellow QOFL honours

White QOFL honours

Winners - handicap



Handicap league tables

2017/18 Handicap League

2016/17 Handicap League

Other leagues & series

QOADS = Quantock Orienteers After Dark Series

Guide for newcomers - 1

Guide for newcomers - 2

QOADS roll of honour

Club Championships


Multi day events

Summary & calendar


Maps are changing

Club newsletters

About this website

Permanent Orienteering Courses

Club Management, Policies and information

General resources

Organiser's resources

How to be an Organiser

Orienteering Risk Assessments

How to be a Planner

How to be a Controller

Guide to areas and terrain

EMIT electronic punching

Age class based competition

Ranking points

Control descriptions & map symbols


Club clothing

Taster session

Contributions to the new website

Welcome to our new website

The Quonicle Chronicles

The QuOnicle Chronicles

The QuOnicle Chronicles

The QuOnicle Chronicles

Scottish 6 Days, 2005

The early days of QO

History of the sport

QuOnicle magazine archive

Club officials: history

Other clubs in our area