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by StevenP
Mon Jun 20, 2016 12:09 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: ESSOL 2015/16
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Views: 2802

ESSOL 2015/16

Another exciting ESSOL season came to a close at our Danbury Park & Lakes event on Sunday. Congratulations to everyone that took part across the 9 events in 2015/16. In particular to the SOS junior medalists. Year 3/4 Boys Ryan Skeet (St Andrews) SILVER Thomas Walker (St Andrews) BRONZE Year 3/4 Gir...
by StevenP
Fri Jun 17, 2016 5:01 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: British Sprint & Middle Champs
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Views: 2778

British Sprint & Middle Champs

Stragglers were in action at the British Sprint Champs at the Olympic Park and the British Middle Distance Champs the following day at Leith Hill in Surrey. Results for the Sprints are here http://www.cix.co.uk/~neper/bsdc16/index.htm Middle Distance here http://www.cix.co.uk/~neper/bmdc16/index.htm...
by StevenP
Thu Jun 09, 2016 9:43 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: Summer League 2 Tiptree Heath
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Views: 3156

Summer League 2 Tiptree Heath

Our Summer Series events are low key orienteering events offering a choice of either a short 'easy' course or a long 'harder' course. Both courses are suitable for beginners. Tiptree Heath is the largest surviving fragment of heathland in the County of Essex and supports a number of plants rare in E...
by StevenP
Tue May 24, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: Schools Days 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2447

Re: Schools Days 2016

Good Evening Our school attended the above event today at Maldon Prom All the staff and children who attended would like to say a big thank you to you all The event was great, the kids loved it and it was so well organised I do hope that we can attend another one of these events at a later date Than...
by StevenP
Tue May 24, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: Schools Days 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2447

Re: Schools Days 2016

by StevenP
Tue May 24, 2016 8:00 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: Schools Days 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2447

Schools Days 2016

The first of our Schools Days at Maldon Prom was a great success. Several of the schools made a point of telling us how much they had got out of the experience and how much they had enjoyed it. The success of the day is down to all the volunteers that made it happen and in particular those that came...
by StevenP
Tue May 10, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: Old News
Topic: CompassSport Trophy Qualifier Hatfield
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Views: 2733

CompassSport Trophy Qualifier Hatfield

We had a great turnout of members of all ages for the CompassSport qualifier at Hatfield. Essex Stragglers won by a convincing margin and almost everyone either scored or helped to push other teams' runners' scores down. Only two can score from each class but the spread of runners we had played a si...
by StevenP
Wed May 04, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: British Champs Successes
Replies: 1
Views: 57754

Re: British Champs Successes

Oliver Prince M10 British Champion
by StevenP
Mon Nov 30, 2015 6:29 pm
Forum: Old News
Topic: Club Nights Survey
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Views: 2324

Club Nights Survey

Some time ago the club ran a series of Club Nights during the winter and spring months to complement our popular Summer and Winter Series. Club Nights started at Gilberd School with refreshments afterwards and later moved to Essex University, Wivenhoe and then to Highwoods with a get together in the...
by StevenP
Tue Nov 17, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: Old News
Topic: British Schools Orienteering Championships
Replies: 1
Views: 2745

Re: British Schools Orienteering Championships

Pictures courtesy of BSOA official photographer Ray Barnes