Devon Orienteering Club Championships
Whitchurch Common, Nr Tavistock
Sun 27 Sep 2015
Info updated: 28th Sep
Type of event: Local-(D)
Type of terrain: Moorland
Congratulations to Carol Pearce, DEVON Club Champion 2015, who can be seen receiving her trophy. Also shown below are Andy Reynolds (Planner) together with Nicholas Maxwell (Controller). Ben Chesters (pictured) achieved the distinction of finding all the controls in precisely 60:00 minutes -and he was sprinting at the end! The final photograph shows Ann Hughes running in to the finish, who was in joint 2nd place together with Jill Green.
Note that, as this is a DEVON Club Championship the results are sorted by DEVON club members, initially.
Well done to all 60+ competitors who took part and thanks also to other officials including Alison Reynolds (Organiser) and all volunteer helpers.
Pre Event Information
This is a 1 hour score course (with age handicap to determine the Devon Club Champion).
There will be some easier controls suitable for those used to running orange or light green courses.
No toilets-please use the facilities in Yelverton, Tavistock or Princetown on your way to the event.
Dogs must be under control at all times
After the event all members are invited to the Memorial Hall in Walkhampton for a hot lunch and drinks (from around 1.00 p.m) and for the AGM which starts at 2.00 p.m.
Nearest town: Tavistock
- Grid Ref: SX524729
- Latitude: 50.53743
- Longitude: -4.08334
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Directions / Parking
Grid Reference SX524729
(Please note this is NOT Pork Hill Car Park)
Registration & Start Times
Registration from 1015.
Starts between 1100-1115.
Contacts / Officials
Organiser: Alison Reynolds 01548 580058
Planner: Andy Reynolds
Controller and Organiser of AGM afterwards: Nicholas Maxwell
Safety and Risk
A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event. If you wish to report any safeguarding concerns to our national governing organisation, British Orienteering, please email .
Photography: Devon OC has an agreed policy on the taking of photographs at events, based on national guidance. This provides a sensible balance between the benefits and risks associated with the taking and use of images. If you are unsure about acceptable practice, please speak to the event organiser.
Read our photography policy.
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