"Devon Farming Community" bring home the bacon.
The Devon Junior team (Devon Farming Community) comprising Jonty Eaton-Hart, Grey Grierson, Harry McMurtrie, Christian Grierson and Flurry Grierson won the Junior trophy - The Happy Harvester - at last weekend's event (28th June), organised by WIM & WSX at the Rushmore Estate. Congratulations to all the team members.
(With acknowledgement to Chris Branford for the use of the photograph.)
Well done to Jamie Parkinson, M21, DEVON for being selected in this Autumn's British Orienteering development competitions. This means Jamie will be running in the Antwerp International Sprint Meeting in Belgium on the 5th & 6th September.
British Orienteering are looking to the development of athletes with potential in future WOC Championships. Jamie currently lies 12th in the overall national rankings and is obviously one to watch!
Congratulations to the Devon members who became SW Champions at the sprint championships held at the University of Bournemouth on Saturday 16th May:
M12 Finn Robinson
M14 Ben Stevens
M18 Sean Rowe
M60 Wilf Taylor
W16 Frankie Perren Smart
W70 Jill Green
This document summarises the SI kit used by event planners -and offers a few tips for it's use.
South West League (Galoppen) 2014 -15
Congratulations to Meg Somers (W14) and Rob Parkinson (M55) for winning their respective Light Green and Blue courses in this year's Galoppen series across the south-west clubs! For details see:
The link below summarises the East Devon club coaching sessions being organised by Tessa Stone for summer 2015. Additional information may also be available on the events page of this website.
Please note date for Mutter's Moor event has been corrected to 14th June.
Sunday May 17th 2015
Please note that, as stated in the events section of this website, KERNO have had to cancel the event planned to take place at Inny Foot on 17th May.
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.
British Orienteering Men's Short Relay Champions 2015: Devon Dashers! Well done to the team - Grey Grierson, Joss Knight and Christian Grierson.
Some of the headline results from this year's Easter JK weekend are listed below. Well done to all Devon runners for making the journey up to the Lake District and taking part! (Photograph of Wilf Taylor punching at the finish on the Day 1 Sprint at Lancaster University - thanks to Mark Sammon.)