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DVO 2019 Championships and Picnic

Saturday 15th June 2019
Carsington Pastures – 50th Anniversary Retro Event

Images from the event (courtesy of Club Captain Graham Johnson) and Results are now available from the following links:
Retro Event Photos      Results

16th June. EM Urban League event, Allestree

Results here
Winsplits here to see where you lost time
Routegadget here to view or upload routes
Results on British Orienteering – ranking points available Monday
East Midlands Urban League standings

23rd June East Midlands Sprint Championships

LOG are hosting the East Midlands Sprint Championships on Sun 23 June at Witham St Hughs, just off the A46 8 miles north-east of Newark. Entries are open on Fabian4 until midnight Sunday June 16th, with only limited maps available for entries on the day at a £2 premium. PRIZES FOR CLASS WINNERS!! This is a great new urban area for the Sprint format.

Midland Championships

Congratulations to Rachel Duckworth (W16), Judith Holt (W65) and Jake O’Donnell (M14) on taking the Midland Championship trophies at Brown Clee on 26th May. All 3 were also overall class winners.

From Carol McNeill

Thank you once again for inviting me. It gave me a chance to evaluate what I have done with my life and am pleased to say I’m pretty happy with it all – mainly thanks to orienteering. I felt at home with the DVO company and everything was most memorable – the food was terrific,

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19th May – Calke Park, EM League and Yvette Baker heat

Results here Routegadget here to upload and compare routes Winsplits here National Forest Trophy results here Results on British Orienteering (ranking points available on Tuesday) I am aware that the final control and the finish were not in sync so there are some very

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British Long and Relay Champs 2019

The results from the above event included the following successes for DVO members. In the British Sprint Mixed Relays (a non-championship event) the team of Mike Godfree, Liz Godfree and Doug Dickinson finished equal third. In the British Long Championships podium positions were achieved by M14a Jake O’Donnell 1st, M70S Dave Skidmore

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Event Safety Workshop – 9th May & 4th June 2019

Ranald Macdonald will be running another Event Safety Workshop on Thursday 9th May 2019 from 7.00 pm until about 9.15 pm at The Family Tree, Whatstandwell. The workshop is a requirement for all event officials and useful for others who might be thinking of taking on a role in the future or want a refresher.

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JK 2019

Unfortunately the full results of the JK weekend were slow to emerge (now available at: https://raceprogress.com/event/jk/). However we can now offer congratulations to the following top three finishers in their classes: Day 1 Sprint – M14 Jake O’Donnell 1st, M85 Brian Ward 2nd. Day 2 Middle Distance – M50S Andy Sykes 1st, Katie Swalwell

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Open Meeting

Thursday, 11th April, at 7.30pm at the Family Tree, Whatstandwell. Amongst items included is a look at maps of the JK areas, and a demonstration of the inaccuracy of maps. Useful to get your excuses polished up.