Holmbury Hill (Surrey) Level B Orienteering Event (South East League) – 28th September 2014

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LOK will be hosting a Level B and SE League orienteering event at Holmbury Hill in Surrey on Sunday 28th of September 2014 – details here. Online entries are now open on Fabian4 website.

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This is an excellent orienteering area, last used at the British Championship Relays in May 2013. It is an area of mature, highly runnable, moderately hilly woodland with a mixture of re-entrants, spurs, gullies, and depressions, and providing a variety of route choice and some fine navigation challenges.

Weekly evening training

Members of the club train on Hampstead Heath every Thursday evening.

Where: Royal Free Hospital Recreation Club (includes changing and shower facilities) in Fleet Road, Hampstead (near corner of Pond Street, London NW3 2QG)
When: 6.30 p.m. for a 6.45 p.m. start, Thursday evenings.

We run for about an hour. The training is primarily just running but can include some orienteering practice. The training is open to all, including non-members and those new to orienteering or who only want a run - just turn up at the Recreation Club.

Note: there will be no training on Thursday 25th of September as it is the first North London Street League event that evening in Stratford.

2014 GLOSS Series

Greater London Summer Series (GLOSS) event series has now completed – with HH winning. The winning club each year carries off the prestigious London Bus Trophy – and it is always a closely fought battle! The results for the series are in the Gloss 2014 Results section.

CLUB VENUE DATE
LOK Trent Country Park Sun 29th June 2014
HH Whippendell Wood Sat 5th July 2014
MVOC Nonsuch Park Sun 13th July 2014
SLOW Ham Lands, Richmond Sun 20th July 2014
DFOK Lloyd Park Sun 27th July 2014

DFOK = Dartford Orienteering Club; HH = Hertfordshire Orienteering Club; LOK = London Orienteering Klubb; MVOC = Mole Valley Orienteering Club; SLOW = South London Orienteers

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