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Lockdown Orienteering

A new course at North Wingfield. Look at the Maprun courses page for a number of “events” where you can run individually without meeting others. You don’t even need a smartphone as you can run using the printed map from the links on that page, then load your result from your Garmin. Or just enjoy

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Updated Guidance from British Orienteering

British Orienteering has now issued updated guidance that certain orienteering activities, including use of Permanent Orienteering Courses and MapRun courses, may resume in England as from May 14th. Full details can be found on the British Orienteering web site. https://www.britishorienteering.org.uk/news/5207 All members taking part in these activities must comply with the Participant Code of

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PM’s Announcement 10 May 2020

Following Sunday’s statement from the Prime Minister, British Orienteering is working as quickly as possible to understand what the changes to the COVID-19 restrictions and the associated government guidance will mean for orienteering. In doing this, we will be speaking to a number of our partners, including to understand any differences between the government guidance

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Virtual Orienteering

PEAK DISTRICT NAVIGATION QUEST A link to a page on the EMJOS website which has a mapwork challenge. With thanks to Team O’Donnell. DERBY WEST Instructions here Map here Answers here MATLOCK Virtual Orienteering

Coronavirus situation ( as of 18.3.20 )

Following instructions from BOF yesterday, DVO is cancelling all events and meetings for the next 12 weeks. It may turn out to be longer. This includes Event Officials Meeting next Tuesday, and the Open meeting in April. If nothing changes, our next event will be the Belper Urban event on 28th June. The restrictions, as

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Compass Sport Cup Final Results

Thank you to everyone who ran at the weekend and helped DVO reach the final of the Compass Sport Cup .The final results are now on the EPOC web site . I am attaching a list of the scoring runners but everyone who took part helped achieve the result. From our first placed runners

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DVO Through to CompassSport Cup Final

A great result . Congratulations to all the team The final is on Sunday October 18th at Sutton Park .Please keep the date in your diary. More details about Sunday’s results will follow shortly. Christine Middleton – Club Captain

Alfreton Park Local Event – 5th April (CANCELLED)

The Alfreton Park event which unfortunately had to be cancelled on the 15th February has now been rescheduled for the 5th April.

Re Compass Sport Cup – A Message from Andy Hawkins Club Chair

The Coronavirus is a rapidly changing situation as the number of infections rise. The Public Health advice is that older people and/ or those with underlying health problems are most at risk. Remember that Orienteering must be one of the lowest risk sports. As Chair, I want to stress that everyone should put their own

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A Message From Your Club Captain

The final start lists are now available from EPOC (Start List by Club (DVO only) – Start List by Course). Everyone who has entered should have received a copy from me . So if you haven’t could you let me know. The final details will be

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