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Strawberry Hill 23 April 2017 cancelled

The NOC EM League event at Strawberry Hill scheduled for 23rd April 2017 has been cancelled. It is likely to be replaced by an event on 26th November 2017 at Clumber Park – details still to be confirmed.

Relay Update

Barring injury, DVO relay teams for the JK and British have been finalised:

JK Relay Teams

British Relay Teams

Graham Johnson
Club Captain

Derby 5 Parks Challenge

A series of events around the parks of Derby from 25th March to 6th May with a climax at our East Midlands League event at Calke Park on 21st May.  Details: Derby 5 Parks Challenge

Details of Certificates and Badges for 5 – 18 year olds: Certificates and Badges

Permanent Courses

Two DVO representatives went along to the Spring Fair at a Transition 2 college in Derby where 2 young men showed a video about their experiences on our permanent courses. They also produced a list of all the posts/markers that were missing, which was really helpful!

http://transition2.co.uk/casestudy/orienteering/

Interland 2017

Congratulations to Sarah and Rachel Duckworth for their part in England winning the above international match. The event took place in the Ardennes, southern Belgium on the 2nd April. Sarah and Rachel both finished in third place in their respective classes. Sal Chaffey also represented DVO as a travelling reserve. Full results can be found [...]

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Mike’s eNews 4th April 2017

Just received from BO – Mike Hamilton’s latest edition of eNews.  It covers a number of topics and is up to its normal anticipatory level.  Included are the following items: JK and the AGM British Orienteering Major Events Funding Staffing Strategic Plan Social Media & Coaches Web development Reserves Policy Click here to read it all. I think I will leave it a day or [...]

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Crich Chase EM League Event 9/4/17

Crich Results RouteGadget and WinSplits Online now available (apologies for the delay) Results on British Orienteering with ranking points

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CompassSport Cup Heat – 12th March 2017

Congratulations to every DVO member who made the effort to turn out for the club at Burwell and Haugham today, ensuring that we fought off the best that NOC and LEI could throw at us to qualify for the CompassSport Cup Final in October. I am proud of every one of you. Graham Johnson, Club Captain CompassSport Cup [...]

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JK Relays

The proposed DVO JK relay teams can be viewed from the following link. JK Relay Teams Proposed British Relay teams will follow next week. There are only four DVO JK teams this year. This is due to what is possibly an all-time low number of DVO JK entrants and the consequent difficulty in mustering the required three relay-team [...]

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Lakes Training Weekend June 2017

Chris Heaton of LEI is organising a weekend trip to the Lake District on the 3-4 June 2017 with the aim of improving TD5 skills. Full details are available from the following link: Training Weekend Flyer.pdf

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