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Summer Orienteering
LVO’s activities take a short break during July but orienteering does not stop. See Susan’s post about the hubs. There are permanent orienteering courses throughout the UK and the south of Ireland. There are also some events during the summer throughout the UK. Best wishes to those on orienteering travels – be it the Swedish O-Ringen, the English Lakes 5-day, or the European Youth Orienteering Championships (EYOC). The WEE series returns on the 1st of August. Have a good summer!
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1st Aug 18
Wed
WEE 10
Victoria Park
8th Aug 18
Wed
WEE 11
Bangor Castle
15th Aug 18
Wed
WEE 12
Orangefield Park
22nd Aug 18
Wed
WEE 13
Craigavon Lakes
Other Events
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WEE 9
Barnett Demesne, Malone House
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Tollymore Weekend Score
Tollymore Forest Park
Tollymore Weekend Trail-O
Tollymore Forest Park
Simp ·
NI Colour Series 3
Slievenagore, Silent Valley
Win · Route
Other Results
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About LVO

WelcomeWelcome to Lagan Valley Orienteers. The club’s origins go back to the beginning of the 70s and the early days of Orienteering in the Province. Now our membership stretches from Newcastle to Ballyclare. You are welcome to join us at any of our events. Each event has courses suitable for abilities from junior beginner to senior elite. Our events are generally on Saturdays but during the summer and early winter we hold events on Wednesday evenings.
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News

Here are the first 100 hundred words of the latest posts to LVO’s blog – click a heading to see all of the post. The full blog is here.

  • Colour Standards Updated - The Colour Standards table, updated by the Slievenagore results, can be found under "Resources>LVO Public Folders>Colour Standards"  Congratulations to Marlene Stephens for being the first to achieve a Short Green standard.  Your colour standard is determined by your best 3 results in the last 12 months; these are shown with capital letters.  The yellow highlighting indicates folk who have not rejoined for 2018; their results are retained in order to be used retrospectively should they get their cheque books out toute de suite!  If they have gone on to other things then they will drop off the list as their Read More ...
  • Compass Training at Woodburn Forest -   A reminder that there's a delightful compass training at Woodburn Forest tomorrow evening, Tuesday 17th July at 6:30pm.  Click the link here to see all the details on the NI Orienteering webpage 🙂  
  • WEE Series Restarts on 1st August at Victoria Park - From Dee Orwin, organiser... WEE Series starts again 01 August in Victoria Park.  Details to follow but all times are standard. As ever, volunteers are requested to help out.  In particular the management of registration and downloads. Anyone who feels they could spare some time for this critical post please get in touch with Dee Orwin at: dobox@hotmail,com. Stephen is sorting out the collection of the MOO and assisting with the course. Dee will help cover first aid and starts. Usual tasks need to be sorted, setting up, starts, collection of controls etc...
  • Thank you 🙂 - Folks I want to say a massive thank you to all club members who are supporting our satellite hubs, particularly in the past week.   Urban-O Explorers Belfast on Sunday in Victoria Park had a massive turnout of families, over 100 Explorers.  Our biggest ever!  David, Olivia, Daphne, Andrew and Simon (FERMO) ran things from beside an ice cream stall - excellent planning there 🙂 Tollymore Orienteers Summer Series on Monday evenings has grown a Light Green course now.  Add that to the Orange & Yellow already on offer, and you're spoiled for choice.  "It really was a proper Light Green" someone said!!!!  Read More ...

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