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Festive greetings to everyone and hopefully some more orienteering in 2021. Walter has gone AWOL - see item 6!
Updated AGM notes, Club champs and many other items!
Well, 2020 is certainly going to go down in the history books as a “different” year. I know we’ve all faced challenges and disruptions that we could never have imagined a year ago. Asa club it has been a particular challenge as we thrive on being social. We’ve had to make some massive adjustments to
Sunday 6th December 2020 - get the date in your diary!
AGM news, training, events and other delights for you!
Things are starting to happen in the orienteering world!
Alice and Faith attended the Talent Assessment weekend in Edinburgh at the start of October. They both had a great time, learnt lots and came home with big smiles! Faith has written an article for the website - and also find out what the rest of the Kenyons got up to!
There are events you can go to now - read on for more information. A few other things are also starting to happen, details below.
Thank you Jane for responding the the appeal for news!
More is starting to happen in the orienteering scene; if this continues the eNews will be posted every two weeks (approximately).
Things are starting to move forward towards being able to do more orienteering - now that is good news- here are some examples:BASOC have been able to get out training in the forest with many club members taking advantage of the exercises provided by Hilary Q.Junior selection races will take place n
It has been a relatively quiet time since the last eNews - this is all about to change with the recently issued guidelines. Yes we can orienteer in our local forest areas, albeit a small group at a time.
We are edging closer to being able to go orienteering again; the "Stay local" advice (travel up to 5 miles from home) is still applicable which curtails many of us being able to access our areas (and add in restrictions due ground nesting birds and capercaillie).
BASOC, Scottish Orienteering, British Orienteering and World Orienteering news!
Congratulations to Alice Kemsley!
While we have been unable to orienteer in our lovely forests, there has been quite a bit related to orienteering going on - in the virtual world, taking part in a huge variety of O games, the BASOC committee is still working hard for the club and so on.
More news, more ideas of things for you to do for your orienteering 'fix'.
We face a very uncertain time in every aspect of life; it certainly is not life as we have known it.
Many of us are missing our weekly parkrun fix, so BASOC are offering a substitute - a collection of downloadable maps showing enjoyable 5km runs in lovely forests, which require only basic navigation skills. YOU MUST CHECK THE CURRENT REGULATIONS BEFORE YOU GO, - THEY MAY CHANGE AND WE CAN'T GUARANT
A short eNews this month - everyone must be out orienteering!
Welcome to 2020. Any New Year resolution? Is it still being kept? How about thinking of two things:What can I do for BASOC this year?How can I be an even better orienteer in 2020?Read on for help with these and more exciting orienteering information!