Previously known as the Galoppen, this league involves nine events from the 13th October 2019 (Devon) to 19th April 2020 (Cornwall). Each south-west club hosts one event. The league provides good competition to suit all abilities; five scores to count.
For details see: South West League 2019/20 flyer
Join the Devon team in East Sussex on 20th October !
Ruth Chesters, our club captain would love to hear from you if you are able to run for the club at the Compass Sport cup final.
Flurry Grierson M18E
Congratulations! Flurry Grierson won the M18E class at the British Sprint Champs at Loughborough University on 14th September and came 2nd in the British Middle Champs on Sunday15th September in the Peak District. Congratulations also to Ben Perry, M12 who came 2nd in the British Middle Champs. (Photograph taken at the Scottish 6 Days).
Wednesday 11th September, 8.00 pm
The club AGM was held on 11th September, preceded by a MapRun around Bovey, planned by Mark Lockett.
Sunday 30th June
Congratulations to Arthur Boyt (senior) and Tom Perry (junior) club champions.
Final League Table 2018-19
The final league table of the year is now available: Devon League (Final) 2018-19
Congratulations to all of the winners on the respective courses, listed below. For this season, the results are based on the best 3 out of 5 events.
Certificates will be presented to the winners at the Club Championships on 30th June at Killerton. Well done everyone who took part at some stage during the season!
A small band of intrepid DEVON club members trekked to Yorkshire to compete in the British Long Distance Orienteering Championships, held on Arncliffe and Kilnsey North. Open, windswept dales interspersed with limestone pavements, gullies and drystone walls to catch the unsuspecting runner!
Thursday 23rd May
Join us on Thursday evening, 23rd May at Exeter Quays to try out Maprun. Matt Atkins has planned an event using the MapRun app that works from your Smart Phone.
Permanent Orienteering Course
The Permanent Orienteering Course at Haldon Forest Park is now open!
We are delighted that, with the support of Forestry England, the volunteer efforts of Devon Orienteering club members together with funding from the Rural Development Programme England, the permanent course at Haldon has been remapped, new posts have been installed, new courses planned and maps printed.
For details about the range of courses, and how maps may be obtained, see: Haldon Permanent Orienteering Course
South West Middle Distance Championships, Sunday 19th May
Results, reports and more photos can be seen on the event page