Don’t miss the excitement of the AGM …
All club members are invited to attend and of course to question and to debate – 8pm on Wednesday October 14th at the Family Tree, Whatstandwell, DE4 5HG. This is the former Derwent Hotel by the bridge over the Derwent. Parking at Whatstandwell station (pay and display), or by the canal (free) or in the Family Tree car park.
One item for debate is the proposal to experiment with different ways of communicating and advertising the club’s activities and successes – Read the Proposal
There will be a run beforehand at 7pm.
DVO entries and start times are here. I would appreciate you checking your BOF and SI numbers. The start times may yet be changed slightly by SROC. I will email those staying in the hostel with details nearer the time. Event details now online here please read before you go. Note no whistle no go and timed start so don’t be late as that counts in your time. Old map here. I will be collecting £8 adult/£3 junior on the day (exact cash or cheque to DVO please). NB M50/55 run Blue Men CUP, course 4C and W18 run Short Green Junior Women, course 8B.
Results here. Winsplits here. Routegadget here. Photographs from the event (courtesy of Murray White)
Continue reading DVO Club Champs, Saturday 3rd October – Carsington Pastures
We have received the latest eNews from British Orienteering’s Mike Hamilton – topics include: Club & Association Conference Vision & Strategy Events – Something old, something new Major events – looking forward LIDAR data for mapping Safeguarding & O-Safe Talent & Performance Selection process Board and directors POC Portal Please follow the link to discover more. Click here
Continue reading Mike’s eNews – 2nd October 2015
Pendle Forest Orienteers (PFO) have been in touch to point out that there is a level C event at Tockholes Woods (6 miles off J29 of M6) on Saturday 17th October. This may interest any club members travelling up for the CSC Final the following day. More details
Continue reading CompassSport Cup Final Warm Up Event
Results available here. Routegadget here. Winsplits here. Event ranking points here.
Continue reading East Midlands League event, Chinley Churn, Sunday 27th September
I am disappointed at the number of members who have not replied either way to the email sent to every club member about the Compass Sport Cup Final. I know it is still a long way ahead but I have to complete the spreadsheet with my allocated start times before the end of the month. [...]
Continue reading Compass Sport Cup Final, Sunday October 18th.
As mentioned in the last Newstrack, we are organising a development session on Tuesday 15th September from 7.00 – 9.00 pm. It will be held at The Family Tree which is on the A6 at Whatstandwell. We will supply tea and coffee and we can have the bar open if there is enough interest. The session [...]
Continue reading Development Session 15th September
The September eNews from Mike Hamilton of British Orienteering will be available from Monday 7th September here Subjects covered are: Club & Association Conference Up & Running World Orienteering Championships 2015 Scottish 6 Days Accommodation Event Organisers Safeguarding Ordnance Survey Vision for orienteering
Continue reading Mike’s eNews September 2015
The World Masters Orienteering Championships 2017 will take place as part of the World Masters Games 2017 (WMG2017). WMG2017 will take place in New Zealand during April 2017. Further details of WMG2017 can be found from the following link: World Masters Games 2017
Continue reading World Masters Orienteering Championships 2017