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Peter Palmer Junior Relays - Bulletin 2

Southdowns Orienteers look forward to welcoming junior teams to Sussex for this year’s national night orienteering club competition which will take place on the weekend of 12-13 September 2015. Entry details are in Bulletin 2. Email the Organiser to enter.

Thu 30 JulRead more…

Summer Series Finale Excitement !

The final event of the Summer Series was held in lovely sunshine in Horsham Park this morning and the series winners were announced and presented with medals after the event ! Photos.

Sat 18 JulRead more…

Junior Training ahead of Peter Palmer Relays

The next junior training will be at 8pm on Saturday evening 5 September 2015. We’ll be using parts of Devil’s Dyke most relevant to the relay area. All juniors are encouraged to take part even if you are not running a night leg at the Peter Palmers this time around.

Tue 14 JulRead more…

Yvette Baker Trophy Final Photos

Last weekend the junior squad travelled to Nottingham to compete in the YBT Final. The event photos are here.

Mon 13 JulRead more…

SO Ladies win Harvester

Bry, Clare, Sue, Lucy and Lucy picked up the Women’s Open trophy at the Harvester relays with Lucy Thraves on the last leg overhauling the runner from the 2015 British Relay Championship winning club SN to take victory after pre-race favourites FVO mispunch.

Sun 28 JunRead more…

First closing date for SO jacket orders: Sun 14 Jun

To have any chance of getting club jackets in time for the Scottish Six Days then we need to place the order by Monday June 15th.

Wed 10 JunRead more…

Event Safety Training Course

Karen Ashworth will be running a 3 hour event safety course in both July and September. For further information and how to register for one of the courses, read the attached details:

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Wed 3 JunRead more…

SO Ladies win Gold at SE Relay Champs

Congratulations to Anna, Sue and Jill who won the Women’s relay class at Hainault Forest
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Sun 31 MayRead more…

Junior trip to the YBT Final at Nottingham University

Please let Robert Lines or Julia Jarvis know if you are available to represent the club on Sunday 5 July 2015. A coach has been organised and will depart from Crawley on the morning of the event. The map is online here.

Thu 28 MayRead more…

SO Junior James Lund wins Sussex Championships 100m

This weekend’s Sussex County Athletics Championships saw James Lund (U15) take gold in 100m and silver in 200m. There was silver for Jack Leitch (U20) in 5000m, and bronze for Matthew Leitch (U20) in 1500m.

Mon 25 MayRead more…

SO Juniors win places on GBR summer tours

Top SO juniors Alistair Masson (M18), Jack Leitch (M18) and Stanley Heap (M14) have each been selected to attend a British Orienteering training camp this summer.

Sun 24 MayRead more…

SO Juniors win at British Middle Distance Championships

There were gold medals today for SO Juniors Alistair Masson (M18E) and Stanley Heap (M14). In the senior categories there was also a win for Roger Maher (M75). Tommy Heap took his second silver medal for the weekend in M10. Photos.

Sun 10 MayRead more…

Tommy Heap wins silver medal at British Sprint Champs

SO Junior Tommy Heap (M10) took silver and club captain Neil Crickmore (M50) won bronze today at Aldershot Barracks. Photos.

Sat 9 MayRead more…

SE and Harvester Relays

These two inter-club relay competitions are coming up over the next few months. Anyone interested in competing should contact the club captain.

Fri 8 MayRead more…

SO Club Championships 2015

The latest SO Club Championship tables for 2015 have been updated following the first 2 events at Parham & Oldhouse Warren as below and also on the Results page.

Mon 4 MayRead more…