Readjust to DayO, part 1

Overall aims of the March Tue=O will be to re-adjust to daylight orienteering, remind ourselves what we should use more or differently. 
This week will be the basics of AIMING OFF.

Tue 06th Mar 2018

Type of event: Training, Tue=O
Type of terrain: Forest
Info updated: 27th Feb

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Pre Event Info

The training this week will concentrate on AIMING OFF.
A few loops have been planned.

  • can be done in pairs or as individuals
  • are suitable for all standards and speeds and age
  • path options are available
  • work at your own pace, do as many loops as you want to! Distance could be anything from 3km to 12km.

Be at Boat of Garten Community Hall car park ready for 6:30pm briefing and start. 
Remember your (fully charged!) headtorch! Lynne will have the 2 x BASOC headtorches available.


Every Tuesday we go out orienteering, usually with a navigational focus. Call it training or just playing, it’s as hard as you want it to be, both physically and technically!
Newcomers are welcome and there is always someone to explain things and help you get started.

Meet at 6:30 prompt. Please come appropriately dressed for the weather on the night, the sort of thing you would wear if you were going for a trail run.
You need to be back by 7:30pm.

£2 Adults, £1 Juniors for BASOC or other orienteering club members.
£3 Adults, £1.50 Juniors for non members.

Read more about Tue=O



Directions / Parking

Boat of Garten Community Hall

Hired timing chips (Si-Cards, dibbers)

We provide a free loan of these if you don't have your own but if you lose it there will be a £30 charge for its replacement.

Dogs allowed?

Dogs are allowed on the courses, under close control or on a short lead.

Contacts / Officials

Hilary Quick

Safety and Risk

A comprehensive risk assessment will have been carried out by the organiser, but participants take part at their own risk and are responsible for their own safety during the event.


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