Return of LVO Trophies

Gentle reminder: in preparation for the LVO AGM could you please return any LVO trophies you have to Gordon Stephens, who may be reached at gordon@lvo.org.uk. Thank-you and best wishes for regaining your trophies this year!

Schedule of Fixtures

NIOA and its associated clubs have been searching for a way to present a unified calendar of fixtures. No universally successful way has been found (the search continues). The most successful approach found to date is “oevents.info”. Here you can see a schedule of all fixtures in NI, level B fixtures in NI and beyond and level A fixtures across the UK. Unfortunately this list is not “mobile-friendly” and the fixture links are to the BOF website (whereas fixture information is usually on the host club’s website). It is, however, a sound source for the schedule as it is driven Read More …

LVO Trophies

In preparation for the LVO AGM could you please return any LVO trophies you have to Gordon Stephens, either at Sunday’s Score event or by arrangement with Gordon, who may be reached at gordon@lvo.org.uk. Thank-you and best wishes for regaining your trophies this year! (Apologies for reposting this – got the email link wrong 1st time.)

Results are up for Colour Series 6 – Tyrella

Results are now up on the LVO website for Colour Series 6 at Tyrella. Well done all, especially planner, organiser, other helpers and cake stall!

Pre-registration for NI Colour Series 6

NIOA have posted information here about pre-registration for NI Colour Series 6 – cut-off for registration is Tuesday 6th November.

NIOA Championships

Enter Now! Entries close on Sunday 7th October, see here. Before that, this Saturday 6th October is a NI Colour Series at Gortin Glen, see here.

Junior Inter Regional Orienteering Championship 2018

Expectations for JIRC Hannah McMullen (w14 @ 1st JIRCs): ‘Extremely hard and I would struggle.’  Meadow McCauley (w16 @ 3rd JIRC): ‘I felt I had improved over the year and wanted to demonstrate this.’  Rachel Collins (w18 @ 4th JIRC): ‘I was excited for the super friendly competition and wanted to have a clean and injury free enjoyable race.’ Day 1 – Chatsworth House Thoughts Hannah ‘The place was pretty and the weather was fab. The race was challenging but not ridiculous and I was pleased with my run! Dinner was good and breakfast was perfect.’ Hannah finished a fantastic 18th place-keep Read More …

Final Details are Available for Autumn Trophy 2 at Slieve Garron

Final details are available on the LVO website for Autumn Trophy 2 at Slieve Garron. There have been some changes from the provisional details. There is an important note in the “fences” section for the green course. Final course lengths, climb and control numbers are up. Parking and social information has been added. Hope to see you there – one of the most beautiful spots in County Down. Geoffrey (planner), Aileen (organiser), Michael (controller)