A compact but competitive Border Liners team attended the final of the CompassSport Trophy inter-club competition near Kincardine Bridge, Scotland at the weekend, having made selection for the final at a regional qualification event earlier in March. The annual inter-club competition sees orienteering clubs from around the country compete against each other. Whilst not quiteContinue reading “BL at CompassSport Final”
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New British Champion
Border Liners’ Carol Edwards secured a convincing victory in the British Sprint Orienteering Championships last weekend in Leeds, winning W65 by over 2 minutes. Victory was assured by covering the 2.6km course with 15 check points around a tricky University of Leeds Campus in the time of 14:35.
New POC at Watchtree
There is a new permanent orienteering course operational at Watchtree Nature Reserve and it is free to use! For more details see here.
Lakes 5 Days – first fee date
Entry fees for the Lakes 5 Days in August go up on 1st May. It will be a great week of orienteering and you can do all 5 days or as few as you like. BL are putting on the first day which is Saturday 7th August. Full details on the Lakes 5 Day website,Continue reading “Lakes 5 Days – first fee date”
Orienteering Report, Apr 11th 2021
Border Liners eased back into post-lockdown competitive mode at the weekend with a club event at Hackthorpe Woods near Penrith. Held in perfect spring conditions with cloudless skies and low temperatures, ninety competitors enjoyed the three courses on offer set out by experienced planner Gerry Garvey. Thanks to the staggered start times, Covid protocols andContinue reading “Orienteering Report, Apr 11th 2021”