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Our Next Events

Saturday 7th July Club Social Wivenhoe Woods

King George V Playing Field, Wivenhoe CO7 9DY Streetmap

Fun orienteering team building exercises followed by a BBQ

2pm-6pm (orienteering 2pm-4pm)

We would love all club members to come along to celebrate Alex's Jack Petchey Award.
It will be an opportunity for juniors and adults to get to know each other
through orienteering. Parents are also invited and encouraged to join us.

Please let Julie and Alex know if you plan to attend
(for catering purposes) julieannlaver@btinternet.com

Wear suitable clothing and shoes for weather conditions and bring a drink. Whole session
will be outside. Leg cover recommended due to nettles/brambles.

All other resources will be supplied. Suitable for any ability, age or experience.


Organiser Julie Laver julieannlaver@btinternet.com

Mobile No:07923656976

18 JulStanwayLocal Mid-Week Summer SeriesDetails
21 JulCastle ParkJunior Mini SeriesDetails
8 AugLocal Mid-Week Summer Series
18 AugDanbury LakesJunior Mini SeriesDetails
See forthcoming events on Ollie O'Brien's interactive map
For more planned events see the Events Page

Our Recent Events

20 JunCastle ParkLocal Mid-Week Summer SeriesResults
17 JunHighwoodsRegional Colour Coded, ESSOLUpdated Results
16 JunAdmirals ParkJunior Mini SeriesResults
23 MayHilly FieldsLocal Mid-Week Summer SeriesResults
13 MayDanbury ParkRegional Colour Coded, YBT HeatResults
For Older Results see the Events Page

Club News

19 JunThe Schools League page has been updated with the final results for 2017/18 here.
13 JunThe 2018 EAOA AGM will be held at the WAOC’s event at Hinchingbrooke Country Park on 23rd June at 13:30.
12 JunMinutes of the May Committee Meeting are on the Members' Resouces Page.
6 May Kate BB and Maisie WT (pictured with Colchester Mayor Gerard Oxford) received their Jack Petchey Foundation awards at the celebration at the Mercury Theatre last week -

6 MayThe Schools League page has been updated with the results from the Tunstall event here.
4 AprThe Stragglers League page has been updated with results up to the Writtle Forest here.
28 Mar Congratulations to our three East Anglian Champions - Juniors Abigail Prince W10 and Daisy Partridge Women's Open Champion (shown below) and Jenny Collyer W70.

28 Mar Congratulations to Alex Ware, former junior captain, our Jack Petchey Award winner. Alex has been nominated for all the volunteering he does for the club including his work on the download here at Writtle Forest.

18 MarThe 2018 Club Championship will be held at the HAVOC event at Thorndon South on 30th September.
27 OctMinutes of the 2017 AGM and the updated Constitution are on the Members' Resouces Page.


See forthcoming events on Ollie O'Brien's interactive map

For a full list of planned events and results, see the Events Page

New to orienteering? Read the Beginners' Guide

Can't find an event to go to? Try a Permanent Orienteering Course

Read all about our Schools League on the ESSOL (Essex and Suffolk Schools Orienteering League) page

Read more about Orienteering on the Regional and National websites

Discuss local orienteering on The Stragglers' Forum and national orienteering on Nopesport

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