The Scottish 6 Days are now over and the results are in. Well done, in particular, to Jack Forrest, overall winner of M14B, Graham Wilding, 2nd overall in M65A and Meg Somers, W14A, 2nd on Day 6 in Glen Affric.
For a selection of photographs please see below -with many thanks to Duncan Taylor for six of these.
If you would like to see the detail for any of the 50+ DEVON members taking part see:
- and start planning now for 2017 in Royal Deeside.
Two teams from Torquay Boys' Grammar School have just returned from a week in Antalye, Turkey where they represented England at the World Schools' Orienteering Championships.
Lake District 27th & 28th September 2014
A large group of Devon Juniors recently represented the south-west at the Inter Regional Orienteering Championships in The Lake District. Students from Colyton Grammar School, The Kings School and Sidmouth College were part of the SW Junior Orienteering Squad. You can read more of their impressive report here together with some great photographs....
Tuesday 19th August 2014
There was lots of activity at the Come and Try It event hosted by the National Trust and organised by Devon Orienteering Club. For comments and results see below. Thanks to Meg Somers for the photographs.
Just short of 30 Devon club members took part in some first-class orienteering in the Lake District 5 day event from the 3rd -8th August.
League Table (Final)
Congratulations to the twelve winners of the 2013/14 League! In particular, well done to two family groups: Isabelle and Francesca Perren Smart (Yellow and Orange courses) and to Sarah and Philip Tadd (Green course). Mention must also be made of Kim Boswijk, the only competitor to attend all seven events, and Meg Somers, second female in both the Orange and the Light Green in the same season!
The League events were well attended this year -let's see if we can improve on our previous best in 2014/15 for which details will follow shortly.
This is a provisional list of forthcoming events and fixtures organised by Devon Orienteering Club.
For details see under "Events".
Sunday 3rd November 2013
For those Club members who do not currently have access to Devon's Facebook page, Rob Parkinson recently posted this report....
Congratulations to Devon OC members who did well at the November Classic in the New Forest last weekend. This was the last UK Orienteering League event of the year.
Junior and Senior Score Champions
Well done to Torquay Boys Grammar School who are British Schools Junior and Senior Score champions following their successful weekend in Newcastle. Both teams showed their strength in depth with good runs throughout.
5th and 6th October 2013
Rob Parkinson travelled to Norfolk last weekend to run in the Veterans' Home International against Scotland, Ireland and Wales.