Fri 18 Jun - Sun 27 Jun
Budleigh Salterton Maprun
3rd event in Devon's Summer 2021 Maprun League
This is a 1 hour event, exploring Budleigh. You have 60 minutes to go from the Start to the Finish via as many controls as you can. Gain 20 points per control. Lose 10 points per minute – or part minute over the 60.
To participate in the league - run any time the course is open. Best of 3 league runs to count. For more info on this event and the league, see here.
Click here for info on Maprun.
Sun 27 Jun
Plymouth Central Park
This will be a limited colour coded event and precedes the re-opening of the permanent orienteering course. See the event flyer here: Central Park Details V3
Due to COVID-19, this is a pre-entry only event. To enter go to: https://racesignup.co.uk/site/event.php?eventid=2089
The map has been updated in 2021 by John Pearce.
Flurry Grierson has been selected for the GB orienteering squad. He competed in 3 selection races in the Lakes and will be racing (M20) in the JWOC in Turkey this September.
Well done, Flurry! What an acheievement and the best of luck! (The photograph of Flurry is from the 2019 Scottish 6 Days.)
League Table v2
Following the Topsham Maprun, a copy of the second league table can be seen here: Summer MapRun League Table V2
Sunday 27th June
Plymouth Central Park is the venue for our next (traditional) orienteering event on Sunday 27th June with starts from 10.30 -12.30. The map has recently been updated and there are five courses to choose from; Yellow, Orange, Light Green,a longer Orange course, and a Long course of Red standard. Help will be available for anyone unfamilar with what to do. Due to COVID-19 management the event is pre-entry. We hope to see you there!
Sunday 20th June
This is the first event in the SWOA summer “relay” series. For details see: Hardy Team Score Flier 2021
Newcomer Retention Group
A “Newcomer Retention Group” has been established by the Orienteering Foundation to investigate best practice in turning newcomers into regular participants.
Despite the wide variety of “dealing with newcomer” experience in the Group, it recognises that there are almost certainly many other people who could contribute to the Group's work.
Devon Summer Maprun Series 2021
This is Devon's contribution to World Orienteering Day and also the first run in our Summer MapRun League. Come along and explore the town of Ashburton whilst running a 1 hour Score event.
For details see: Ashburton MapRun Details
Also see below for dates and locations of other Mapruns in this series!
For all Mapruns see: MapRun User Guide V3