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 is intended mainly for planners and controllers but others with an interest in discussing good practice and improving the quality of our events are welcome to come along.
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White to Light Green plus 45min score courses. Full details here . Note that parking is on City Road on the east of the river and needs to be approached from Mansfield Road and NOT at Darley Abbey – it is a long way by road between the two.
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
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I can confirm that DVO has a training day in the Lakes on Saturday 5th September (afternoon), at a delightful little area called Eycott Hill, mapped by Borderliners. The Master Plan – meet at the parking location (details to come) at about mid-day. Walk into the area as a group to start the sessions by 12:30. Run [...]
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We have received the latest Mike’s eNews from British Orienteering this edition includes: World Orienteering Championships Scottish 6 Days Safeguarding British Orienteering Website Ordnance Survey CASCs – Community Amateur Sport Clubs Major Events – the ‘BOC’ Option Club and Association Conference Click here to read
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DVO had their first success at the World Masters Orienteering Championships on Monday 27th July with Doug Dickinson claiming a Bronze medal in the Sprint Final in the M70 class. His podium place also provided the first public modelling of the new DVO warm up jacket (courtesy of Mike Godfree – see post further down page) [...]
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More People, More Places, More Podiums. What do we want DVO to do? Please take a look at the review document of our Club’s Development Plan – we need to keep our club active and vibrant. So I would like to hear or read your comments on the things we are doing right and also those areas where [...]
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The new jackets have arrived, just £30 for the first batch thanks to the weak Euro. See under Members/Clothing for details. I also have a fresh batch of O tops in most sizes with short or long sleeves. Mike
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As usual during the school holidays the Wednesday evening runs move around per attached. All members are welcome to join us. We aim to run on paths rather than roads as much as possible. Start at 7 p.m. for a sociable run follow by tea and chat plus local hostelry to follow. Sal promises PYO [...]
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This event is open to DVO members and their guests only – it also incorporates the DVO Open Meeting originally planned for Wed 8th July. Full details are available from the event flyer Broomfield Flyer
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