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|24 Jun||Great Notley Country Park||Junior Mini Series||Details|
|1 Jul||SOS Juniors Training/Club Coaching,|
incorporating SOS Club Picnic (TBC)
|12 Jul||The Broaks||Local SOS Summer Series|
|22 Jul||Castle Park, Colchester||Junior Mini Series||Details|
|22 Jul||SOS Juniors Training/Club Coaching|
|26 Jul||Fordham||Local SOS Summer Series|
|29 Jul||Maldon Promenade Park||Junior Mini Series||Details|
|16 Aug||Sudbury||Local SOS Summer Series|
|19 Aug||Danbury Country Park||Junior Mini Series||Details|
|See forthcoming events on Ollie O'Brien's interactive map|
|For more planned events see the Events Page|
|18 Jun||Wivenhoe Park and Woods||Regional Colour Coded, ESSOL||Results|
|21 May||Colchester||National Urban ||Results V2|
|20 May||Maldon||Regional Ultra Sprint||Results|
|19 Apr||Monkwick||Local Winter Mid-Week Series||Results|
|For Older Results see the Events Page|
Ash Dieback Disease (Chalara fraxinea) and other Invasive Non-Native Species (INNS)
Advice from British Orienteering is here.
A summary for those attending events -
The Food and Environment Research Agency and the Animal and Plant Health Agency advice can be summarised as:
We should all be checking our clothing and equipment before leaving the car park to ensure that there is no visible plant material either on our shoes or our clothing. If there is any plant material it should be removed and left on site. We should also knock off any soil or leaf litter.
Once home thoroughly clean your footwear and clothing and then leave it to dry for as long as possible. Many of the INNS are able to survive in damp corners for very long periods of time, but are less able to survive if the equipment is thoroughly dried.
Congratulations to Kate Bowie-Britton our first Jack Petchey Award winner. Kate was nominated for her achievement overcoming personal physical limitations to make significant progress within the sport over the last two years.
Kate was presented with her award by Junior Captain, Josh Partridge, at our Mini Series event at Great Notley Country Park.
Kate has decided she would like the club to spend the £250 achievement grant on a SOS juniors team building day including orienteering and other activities.
|21 Jun||Minutes of the May Committee Meeting are on the Members' Resouces Page.|
|21 Jun||May Mike's eNews has been added to Stragglers' News here.|
|21 Jun||The EAOA AGM will be held at Suffoc's Wolverstone event on July 9th. See the agenda here.|
|21 Jun||The Schools League page has been updated with results from the Wivenhoe event and next year's provisional fixtures added here.|
|12 Apr||The 2017 Club Championship will be held at SUFFOC's event at King's Forest on 8th October.|
|22 Mar||The Stragglers League page has been updated with results up to Knettishall Heath here.|
See forthcoming events on Ollie O'Brien's interactive map
For a full list of planned events and results, see the Events Page
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Read all about our Schools League on the ESSOL (Essex and Suffolk Schools Orienteering League) page
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