All club members are welcome to our Annual General Meeting, to be held on Sunday 24th September after the Club Champs at Escot (see Events for further details). The agenda for the AGM can be viewed in this document:
Devon was well represented on the podium at the Scottish 6 Days -and there were a lot of other good performances from the strong contingent of club members who made the long journey to Deeside. A report from the TBGS team and a selection of photographs can be seen below.
An impressive 29 members of Devon OC will be taking part in this year's Scottish 6 Day orienteering event, being held in Royal Deeside, mainly within the Cairngorms National Park. Good luck to them all! If you would like to follow their progress and results between 30th July and 5th August please see:
The latest edition of the Club newsletter (July 2017) is now available here. This edition contains an interesting article on the early days of the club, as well as a report on orienteering at the World Masters in New Zealand.
...and the winners are....
The Devon League Table can be seen below, following the final event of the 2016-17 season at Haldon, together with a list of first male and female finishers on each course plus additional commentary. Well done to everyone - all 424 of you - who took part in the League this year!
Congratulations to the nine Devon juniors selected to represent the South-West in the national Junior Inter-Regional Championships (JIRCs) in Guildford over the 23rd - 24th September. They are part of a team of 24 (12 male and 12 female) selected from across the South-West region to compete over two days of competition against eleven other regional teams.
Congratulations to the following members of the club who won their respective classes at the SW Sprint champs at Blandford Forum last Sunday...
M14 Fraser Dixon
M16 Reuben Vasey
M18 Harry Fox
M35 Ben Chesters
M70 Tom Lillicrap
Full results at www.wimborne-orienteers.co.uk
Following in the footsteps of Devon Juniors Ellie Stone and Grey Grierson, Harry McMurtrie (M18) has been selected to participate in this year’s national junior elite training and racing camp in Stockholm, Sweden in August. Harry is one of 18 juniors (nine male and nine female) to be selected from across the country, based on their results at national events this season. Well done Harry!
Scotland Summer Talent Camp
Further good news of Flurry Grierson's orienteering progress! After competing in the selection races over the year, he has been selected for this year's Talent Camp and the Pre-Junior World Orienteering Championships 2018 camp, taking place this summer in Scotland.
Saturday, 17th June
Devon OC are organising a Level C Controllers' course on Saturday 17th June at Ilsington Village Hall, Bovey Tracey in South Devon. The course will be for a full day, so is likely to run from 10.00 to 16.00. It will be led by Roger Hargreaves, with practical exercises on a nearby area of Dartmoor.
If you would like to attend, please contact Andy Reynolds: 01548 580058 or