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The cheaper entry deadline is this Sunday so don’t forget to enter, and also to volunteer to help.
Our popular Tuesday evening Summer Trail Runs will start on April 26th.
Saturday morning’s coaching session starts at 09.15 and runs for about an hour. Assembly is adjacent to the car park in the Pashley final details. Newcomers, juniors and club members are welcome to join our friendly bunch of coaches for the session. Please let Robert Lines know if you plan to come.
The traditional Easter weekend orienteering festival saw several Southdowns individuals/teams overcome the hail storms to come away with trophies, medals or flowers.
A tight battle in the New Forest saw our strength in depth come to the fore as we saw off strong competition from SLOW/WIM/SN and TVOC to progress to the national final.
Fifteen Southdowners won their age class in the annual SE individual league. Prize giving will take place at the end of the Chelwood regional event this coming Sunday.
Congratulations to medallists Roger Maher (M75), Ali Masson (M20) and Jonny Crickmore (M21)
Jack was the top SEOA runner on the Black course at Ashridge to become M21 champion (although still an M18). He was joined on the podium by nine other Southdowners
We need to enter our team by the end of the February so please let the club captain know if you are available asap
There’s always an advantage in having a large squad for the Yvette Baker Trophy. So far we have 26 runners for the qualifying round, but there’s room for more. Please contact Julia Jarvis or Robert Lines if you need guidance on which course to enter.
There’s the regular coaching session this coming Saturday at 100 Acre Wood. Newcomers and club members are welcome to join us and we have a great bunch of friendly coaches with plenty of tips to pass on. Please let Robert Lines know if you will attend (via the Contacts page).