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A one day event on Sunday 13th November at University of Derby. The content for the day is excellent; absorbing, refreshing and provoking. Any Club Coach can reclaim back 50% (i.e. £25) of the registration fee. This will also apply to anyone who wishes to learn a little about Coaching prior to undertaking a Level 1 course.
All club members are invited to take part in the club championships. This is a free event for all members, as it is a handicap race (i.e. your start time is calculated on past results) everyone has a chance to win. You do need to pre-enter, full details here.
Dear All – we have received Mike’s eNews dated 2nd September 2016 its content is as below. Membership & Levy Fees 2017 EGM, Venue change Orienteers Sporting Backgrounds WOC 2015 & the Peoples’ Choice Disciplinary Action Scottish 6 Days Orienteering Foundation – News Coaching Conference 2017 Independent Director Appointment British Orienteering Website Images & Image Taking Brian Porteous, Elected Life President of the IOF Control Descriptions Review Click here [...]
Continue reading Mike’s eNews 2nd September 2016
Congratulations to Sarah and Rachel Duckworth who have been selected to represent England in the forthcoming Junior Home International match. This takes place in the North East of England on the weekend of the 8th and 9th of October 2016.
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Results for Longshaw (24/8/16) and results for Ilam (31/8/16).
Continue reading Try Orienteering, Wednesdays 24th & 31st August
Congratulations to Liz Godfree for her bronze medal position in the W65 Sprint Final in the World Masters Orienteering Championships in Tallinn, Estonia. The Qualifying Heats the day before had been held in a very nice, but not very technical, park just outside the city centre and the finals took place in the old city. [...]
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A select group of DVO juniors took part in the Yvette Baker Trophy Final at the beginning of July in a complicated Happy Herts wood (Wormley) not far from St Albans (i.e. way down South!). We were up against 12 other strong teams including BOK (winners by 3 points!), LEI and SYO to mention just a [...]
Continue reading Yvette Baker Trophy Final Report
We have received the latest ‘Mike’s eNews’ from Mike Hamilton of British Orienteering. This edition includes entries on: Coaching Conference 2017 Coach Licencing Scheme Recognised Centre Update Membership & Levy Fees 2017 Links with Association POCs – Permanent Orienteering Courses Independent Director – Recruiting British Orienteering website Event Officials Consultations & Surveys Images & Image Taking The last item being quite a current affair. Read the whole lot [...]
Continue reading Mike’s eNews 15th July 2016
Relaxed relay run (teams made up on the night) followed by bring-your-own BBQ food (college BBQ burner available to use). Relay courses Short 2.5km (Yellow std), Medium 3.5km (Lt. Green std) and Long 5.5km (Green’ish). Broomfield Hall campus (part of Derby College) is Derby end of A608 at post code DE7 6DN. Need any more information contact Ann-Marie [...]
Continue reading DVO’s BBQ social evening at Broomfield Hall 15th July 6pm