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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…

Hurry, Hurry Only One remaining!

A planner is required for Sprint 5 of the Summer Sprint Series 2015 at Hotham Park, Bognor Regis on Thursday evening 9th July 2015. Contact Steve Blount on theblounts(at)tiscali.co.uk or speak to him at an event to secure this once in a lifetime opportunity.

Mon 4 MayRead more…

Stanley Heap featured in CompassSport April 2015

Pages 30-31 of this month’s CompassSport feature SO junior Stanley Heap (M14) who won the 2015 Midland’s Championships. Stan describes his race and there are accompanying maps and photos.

Fri 1 MayRead more…

SO Successes at BOC

Roger Maher (M75) and our U18 relay team of Matt, Jack and Ali came away with trophies from the weekend’s British Long and Relay Championships.

Mon 20 AprRead more…

Jack Leitch (M18) selected for Watch Squad

SO junior Jack Leitch has joined the British Orienteering squad aimed at athletes capable of selection for international competition in the current year.

Mon 30 MarRead more…

Junior squad hits 20 medal season target

A massive 10 medal haul at the South East Long Distance Championships saw the junior squad achieve its season’s target with plenty of events in reserve.

Mon 23 MarRead more…

CompassSport Cup Result

SO came third in a very strong regional heat of the National Inter club Competition

Mon 16 MarRead more…

YBT Qualifier Results and Photos now online

The results from the YBT Qualifier and associated SOG event held at Parham are now available on the results page. Photos.

Sat 7 MarRead more…

Junior Squad Shirts

The next delivery of Trimtex shirts will be at the end of March 2015. All sizes will then be available.

Sun 1 MarRead more…

SO Juniors perform at Midlands Championships

There were top performances from our elite junior athletes at Cannock Chase today. There were wins for Scarlet Heap (W12) and Stanley Heap (M14). Jack Leitch took the silver position on M18E and Tommy Heap was 3rd on M10. Full results.

Sun 15 FebRead more…

Congratulations to our new Southern Champions Scarlet and Sue

At the Southern Championships held on Feb 8th Scarlet Heap (W12) and Susan Parker (W75) beat all competition from members of Southern clubs to be crowned area champions.

Wed 11 FebRead more…

Orienteering in schools

Göran Andersson has produced a new online resource for anyone involved in running sessions in primary schools: Orienteering ages 6-12

Thu 29 JanRead more…

Updated Purple Pen instructions

The club recommends that planners use this freeware software when producing their courses. To facilitate its use updated instructions have been uploaded to the Organiser and Planner Resource area of the website.

Sun 25 JanRead more…