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British Sprint Relays Skelmersdale Saturday August 21st

If anyone would like to take part in a team at the Sprint relays can you please contact Mike Godfree: before July 29th. Please click on the link below for information Preliminary Details – British Sprint Relay Championships 2021 Previous map at NW Sprint Champs Prologue 2017-06-17


Enjoyable Score runs, excellent weather, superb Repton School site and good company made this, DVO Members Only, a worthwhile occasion. Thanks to Paul Goodhead and Leanne Chandler for getting us permission to use the site. I somewhat disappointed that more Cub Members weren’t able to join us, but the evening was enjoyed by the 25

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Sprint training session at the NOC University of Nottingham event

The weather is getting better, more orienteering events available but the undergrowth is getting higher with every sunny day! What can you do? EMJOS (East Midlands Junior O Squad) has the answer … Combine the NOC event at Highfields Park & University of Nottingham (East) with a bit of sprint training afterwards

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Congratulations to Rachel Duckworth for her international selection

Many congratulations to Rachel Duckworth, who has been selected to represent Great Britain at the European Youth Orienteering Championships in Lithuania, August 19–22 and the Junior World Orienteering Championships in Turkey, September 5–10. Rachel was selected for her performance in a series of races in the Lake District in September 2020. She was presented with

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Chinley Churn East Mids Champs – Results

Organiser Nicola Hart, Planner Chris O’Donnell, Controller Mark Garside (WCH) RESULTS here, East Midlands Champions here, (updated to add M18, W45 & W50) Routegadget here,  Splits here (keep pressing Next/Previous Course to cycle  through the courses) Winsplits here Results on British Orienteering here with ranking points View photos taken by

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Rosliston results

Results and Routegadget for Rosliston Forestry Centre are available from the links on the right.

Elvaston Castle – Sunday 23/05/2021

Permission to run this event has now been obtained and entries are open. The event is pre-entry only with payment on the day, preferably contactless. You can enter via the Elvaston Castle link in the Forthcoming Fixtures list in the right hand column.

Sharpen your O’ skills

A short training exercise is offered at the DVO local events, to practice the orienteering techniques needed for Light Green or harder standard courses. having a plan for the leg using aiming off, compass bearing setting and simplification techniques. Enter the SHORT course and use the special training map sent to you by Ann-Marie Duckworth

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Markeaton event date changed

In order to avoid a clash with a funfair the Markeaton event has been postponed a week till Saturday 15th May.  You must register using the button on the event details.  There is no entry on the day to meet Covid rules. Note that the car park requires coins, (£2.50 for two hours, £3.90 for

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Training Opportunities

The Club has 2 training/coaching activities coming up soon, one online and one in the real world, specifically on Oker Hill. Oker Hill 13 May 5–7pm A Medium course and a Contours-only course on Oker Hill. Numbers aren’t likely to be limited, but we need to know how many of you are coming (for map

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