Devon Orienteering


Event Organisers’ Course

Wed 22nd November 2017

Wed 22nd Nov 2017

Info updated: 02nd Nov
Type of event: Other
Type of terrain:

Pre Event Information

You feel the time has come to have a go at organising an event, but you are not sure?

This two hour evening programme is designed to tell you what to do and how to do it. 

The course is also suitable for anyone who has experience of organising an event but would like a refresher on certain aspects. 

The course focusses on the staple item in the Club’s annual Fixture List, namely a colour-coded event offering Brown, Blue, Green, Light Green, Orange and Yellow courses, with possibly also Short Green and White, ie 6 to 8 courses.

Programme Details

Organising Your First Event


Nearest town: Ilsington

Directions / Parking

Venue: Ilsington Village Hall, 3km ESE of Haytor Rocks, SX 787761 or TQ13 9RG

In the photo, the hall is shown as the Village Shop. Note the good car park to the south and east of the hall.

Registration & Start Times

Time: 19.00 – 21.00

Please arrive by 18.45

Entry Details

Please let Andy Reynolds know if you are able to attend: 

01548 580058

There is no cost for attendance.

Refreshments will be provided.  

Contacts / Officials

The training will be provided by Alan Simpson

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 .

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