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PLEASE NOTE ENTRIES FOR MLS EVENT ON 30 SEP WILL NOT OPEN UNTIL 1200hrs THUR 24 SEPT - WE ARE AWAITING CONFIRMATION ON THE FLOW RATE ALLOWED

Our Next Few Events

Wed 7th Oct   MLS   Drayton Down Trg Area
Mon 9th Nov   Basic Orienteering Skills Course   AOA Centre of Excellence, Longmoor Camp
Sat 28th Nov   Inter Corps Nights & Southern Night Championship   Twelsedown, Long Valley
Wed 2nd Dec   Inter Corps Day Event & "NOT The Southern Day Ch   Long Valley North

Take Note

The AOA's organising working group today confirmed that, in order to provide COVID-19 assurance, this year's Inter Corps Orienteering Championships would definitely be split across two separate days:

Saturday 28 November: Night Event (Inter Corps & Army Individual) on Long Valley North, based on Tweseldown Racecourse (subject to agreement).  In conjunction with Southern Night Championships, organised by BAOC.

Wednesday 2 December:  Day Event (Inter Corps & Army Individual) also on Long Valley North, with civilian entries permitted as a normal Wednesday event.

Team constructs are to be as normal (at...

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The Army has permitted military Orienteering to resume in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland with effect from Fri 4 Sep 20.  Orienteering in England had been permitted to resume from 1 Aug 20.

The Army Briefing Note (ABN) is copied to: http://www.baoc.info/sites/default/files/2020/09/07/20200904-ABN_105_202...

The original ABN, which will be updated as required and is therefore the authoritative source document, is on Defence Connect at: https://jive.defencegateway.mod.uk/docs/DOC-408302

BAOC News

Hello fellow orienteers,

We're writing to let you know that you can now listen to over 30 episodes of our podcast, The Run In.

It's made with club orienteers in mind, and gives you a fun and chatty insight into the experiences of orienteers from the UK and beyond.

As a member of the GB team, Will brings his international experience, and as a journalist and commentator, Katherine gets to the heart of the guest's story.

Recent highlights include:

- Georgia Jones (OROX) on pitching orienteering to newcomers whilst setting up the University of Exeter club

- Young star of international orienteering Simona Aebersold on getting really nervous before...

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MLS Prize Giving

Due to covid guidelines we are unable to have the prize giving in the usual format.

Therefore, PFA the results for the 2019/2020 season, please come by and collect your prize or trophy according to the format listed on prize giving instructions.

A special thank you goes to all the helpers who have made the season a success.

Regards

Des

MLS Secretary