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Church Hill update

Church Hill update

Final details are now available; if you haven’t already entered then you can reserve a map by emailing the organiser on marianw123@aol.com Important: the arrangements for accessing the parking field have changed; it is now through a gate from the Arrow Valley Visitor centre car park.

WMOA 2021 AGM, 11th October

WMOA 2021 AGM, 11th October

You are cordially invited to the West Midlands Orienteering Association AGM on Monday 11th October at 7-30pm at The Great Barr Hotel, B43 6HS. The agenda and minutes of the 2020 meeting have been distributed via email to all HOC members. If you would like to be nominated for a position on the committee please contact Carol Dredge (Secretary) using the email address here. Likewise any matters to be raised under AOB should be submitted at least 7 days prior…

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Church Hill entries open

Church Hill entries open

The entries for this urban event at Redditch on the 12th September are now open on Fabian4 at this link. If you’ve volunteered to help then you should shortly receive the helper’s code from your team leader.

AGM, Thursday 21st October

AGM, Thursday 21st October

All members are invided to attend the Annual General Meeting of Harlequins Orienteering Club on Thursday 21st October 2021 at 7.00 for a prompt start at 7.30 p.m. The current arrangement is to meet in person at the Somers Club, Halesowen. It is intended that there will also be provision for Zoom access to the meeting.   Further details, including a draft Agenda and information on how to submit a motion, have been circulated to all members by email. If you…

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Church Hill Urban, Redditch 12th September

Church Hill Urban, Redditch 12th September

Details are now live for this event using a brand new map, on a brand new and very challenging urban area. Book the date; Fabian4 entries coming soon. Courses are also available for newcomers, offering a more gentle introduction for the first few checkpoints!

Walsall Arboretum results

Walsall Arboretum results

These are now available on the Results page; organiser James says: After nearly 4 hours of sweltering heat and dealing with the Jungle that was the Country Park, I managed to get all the controls out before the 17:30 start. I decided to plan the course to go around the Arboretum first to and then thought the wild County Park to give the faster runners something to think about later when tired.Well done Richard Price for getting all the controls…

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Worcester Woods, 29th July

Worcester Woods, 29th July

Details are now published for this Summer Series event, including how to contact Robert to enter – no entry on the day. Brian has updated the map and it’s an excellent and varied area to run, walk or jog around on a Thursday evening.

Highgate Common results

Highgate Common results

These are now available on the Results page; organiser Kerstin says: Thank you all for braving the midweek traffic and coming to Highgate Common. As my last event turned out to be too easy I decided to make this a little longer. I do appreciate that many of you were enjoying yourself so much, that you decided to spend a little longer than the allocated 60 minutes! Huge thank you to our control collectors, Richard P, Robert R, Peter L,…

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