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Our Next Few Events

Wed 5th Aug   MLS Summer Series   Rushmoor Arena
Wed 12th Aug   MLS Summer Series   Frith Hill
Sat 28th Nov   Inter Corps Nights   Twelsedown, Long Valley
Sun 29th Nov   Inter Corps Day Event   Long Valley North

Take Note

The Army Orienteering Association (AOA) anticipate that Army orienteering as a component of Individual Military Training (IMT) will restart not before 1 Aug 20.

The AOA is working with Army HQ for authority to restart Army orienteering based upon a comprehensive Covid-19 risk assessment with specific outcomes & actions and guidance due to be released by British Orienteering by NLT 13 Jul 20.

We apologise that as a result of this, the events planned for 22 Jul 20 and 29 Jul 20 will be rescheduled. We aspire for the first event to be on Wed 5 Aug 20.

Chairman AOA

The Army Orienteering Association (AOA) President, Col Ed Heal would like to congratulate WO2 Mark Robson for volunteering to replace Maj Andy Johnson as the AOA Secretary with effect 1 Sep 20.

The AOA is certain that the Army Orienteering community would also like to pass on their appreciation to WO2 Mark for his selfless commitment to Army Orienteering.

BAOC News

MLS will experiment with British Orienteering's Virtual Orienteering Course (VOC) initiative at the Summer Series event on Frith Hill on the 12 Aug 20; subject to all permissions being obtained.  Courses will be planned to not use any controls or legs of the courses planned by Colin, although some may be similar/close!  There will be nothing at these controls to identify them. You only have your skill and the map.  Download the App from your App store. make sure it is the latest MaprunF version.  Information for use of this App is in this u-tube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMseXJZEk_8  Once you have down loaded the...

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