30.03.04 Club Kit
The “club” is thinking of expanding the club kit available from just O’ suits, maybe to include t-shirts, sweatshirts, wind jackets; the list could be endless.
Do you have any ideas for items you would like to be able to buy ?
Please email all suggestions to club captain.
30.03.04 BOC - Club Captains Report
Check out the Club Captain's report on
the BOC. Also information on the rescheduled British Relays, (May 3rd) and
the Harvester Relay (May 15/16th).
30.03.04 BOC conditions
The picture on the left is from the British Orienteering Championships a few
days ago courtesy of MVOC.
30.03.04 O-Sport full of Jargon?
If you feel like you're behind the "power curve" when chatting with
Orienteerers then check out the Jargon-Buster
on MVOC's website. It's full of down-to-earth explanations about what
Regional events are, C5's, Bingo Controls, and Collecting Features to name but a
25.03.04 Great Harwood Results
Check out the results from
the penultimate Street O for 2003/4.
24.03.04 Has anyone got a spare Laptop?
We're investing in our electronic punching kit and a decent laptop is what's
needed. If you have an unused one lying in a corner somewhere, please get
in touch with Martyn Roome.
24.03.04 Club Development - Volunteers Needed
Steve McLean has recently been successful in winning an NWOA grant to target
Orienteering to young adults (M/W21 group). To make it work, he's after
people to help help out in various ways. Could you give 5 hours, or 5
24.03.04 Summer Series - Would you like to help?
This year's Summer Series will be a great opportunity to not only take part in
an excellent competition, but also to improve your O skills. To make the
best of these events, Sarah Fulwood is looking for a Co-ordinator to help her
run the series. Would you like to help? Please get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
21.03.04 British Orienteering Championships - Well done!
Results are already pouring in for this key event. Individuals who got
into the top three of their classes include: Chris Nash (1st M10B), Malik Devlin
(3rd M16A), Edward Davenport (1st M16B), Alison Anthony (1st W16B), Adam
Sunderland (1st M18B), Chris Roberts (2nd M45S), Martyn Roome (2nd M50S), Sue Denmark (3rd
W50S), Diane Taylor (1st W55S), Dorothy Newton (1st W65S), Anthony Newton (3rd
M70L), and Maurice Collett (1st M80). Well done to every one who got
21.03.04 British Blodslitet
So if you've done well at the British Championships, why not try out the British
Blodslitet for a challenge? There are still places available, but get your
entries in quick to secure your place. Follow the link on the left, or
click here for more information.
21.03.04 Compass Sport Cup - Well done team!
South Ribble put up a good performance at this recent event. Here is the
Club Captain's review.
21.03.04 New Website for British Orienteering
The British Orienteering Federation is updating its website. It's got a
new address name, it's fast and it's informative. It also looks
good! So why not check it out.
SROC are at the hub of international orienteering this Easter. The week
after the JK, we are putting on the "elite" Blodslitet" race at
Scout Scar (near Arnside Knott). The organisers are planning a "light
touch" event, and all helpers will
get the chance to run in the mass start.
15.03.04 Compass Sport Cup - Results
Well done team! Results for the cup have been published.
Please send me your comments!
07.03.04 SROC Annual Dinner
Remember that this years SROC Annual dinner is at The Crofters on 12th
March. John Carberry will be keeping us entertained with a speech.
Any hints as to what the subject matter will be?
07.03.04 Compass Sport Cup - Final Details
With only a week to go, here are the details
to aid in your final preparations
02.03.04 Compass Sport Cup - Teams
The team lists are out for this
competition to be held at Formby on 14th March. Sarah Watkins (Club
Captain) has now submitted this list, so any problems please call her
ASAP! The event will use control cards, not e-cards, and these need to be
collected and paid for at Enquiries on the day. Costs: £4/£2. If you're
a National Trust member, take your membership card to avoid paying £3.10 car
02.03.04 Street League - Thornton Results
Will these results go down in SROC
Legend? Do points always mean prizes?