Devon Orienteering


Summer Evening Street O Series

One Hour Score Events

This year the club is offering a few other events to see whether there is a demand and interest in something different. Our first offerings are informal street O races which are 1 hour score events.

Using simple street maps based on OpenStreetMapping ( with controls being street furniture such as lamp posts , hydrants, signs etc. A mapping example is here. 

Results of the first two events, held in Exmouth and Exeter, are now available. Next up it's Kingsteignton on Tuesday 19th June.

Open to all.... but under 16’s have to run with a parent as we will be sharing the courses with vehicles at times.  There will be a mass start at 7 p.m. with a strict 1 hour limit encouraging people to head on to a local hostelry afterwards for a chance for a race debrief….. or a refreshing drink.

Register from 6.30 onwards and bring a pen/pencil plus a watch !      £3 entry fee.

Dates :

Wednesday 6th June: Exmouth  

Meet at London Hotel Car Park, Union Street , Exmouth EX8 1HZ for a 7 p.m. start. Free parking.  Heading on afterwards to The Bicton Inn 100 mtrs away.

Thursday 14th June, Exeter        

Meet at Vantage Pt, Pynes Hill Rd, EX2 8FD ( road parking) for a 7p.m. start heading on afterwards to The Tally Ho , 2 Countess Wear Rd, EX2 6LG.

Tuesday 19th  June: Kingsteignton  

Meet at the Ten Tors public house car park, Exeter Rd,  TQ12 3NP for a 7p.m. start.

Friday 29th June: Honiton   

Meet at New Street North Car Park,  EX14 1BS for a 7p.m. start heading just down the road afterwards to the Star Inn (Wetherspoons).

Details will be published again in the preceding week on the Devon OC Facebook page.


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