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All change in the League

All change in the League

After three events, Chasers are now in the lead with Droobers hot on their heels, while Harlequins and Wrekin battle it out for third. There is now a break in the league fixtures but club rivalry hots up this weekend with the CompassSport Cup and Trophy heat.

Organiser’s Course and Event Safety Workshop

Organiser’s Course and Event Safety Workshop

Henry Morgan is running a Level C Organiser’s Course and an Event Safety and Welfare Workshop on 28th March at the John O`Leary Centre, Marquis Drive, Cannock Chase. Full details, including Henry’s email address to book a place on one or both courses, are here.  Information about who needs to have attended these courses is here.

Wrekin win Laurie Bradley Trophy

Wrekin win Laurie Bradley Trophy

Congratulations to Wrekin Orienteers on winning the Laurie Bradley Score club competition for the first time since 1990 (when it was the TSB Trophy), ahead of HOC in second and OD third.

OD juniors made a clean sweep of the other trophies, with Felix Lunn winning the TSB Trophy and Lauren Lewis, Florence and Tabitha Lunn winning the TSB mirror.

West Midlands League 2020 events announced

West Midlands League 2020 events announced

The following events have been agreed for the West Midlands League 2020 season. Please note that some venues and dates may change:

EventDateClubVenueDetail
15 JanuaryWCHBrindley Heath Results
226 JanuaryWREWrockwardine Wood Details
32 FebruaryODHartshill Hayes Details
429 MarchWCHBagot Wood and YBT heatDetails
512 JulyODBurton Dassett Details
620 SeptemberHOCTBCDetails
711 OctoberWCHHaywood Warren Details
815 NovemberHOCTBC Details
922 NovemberPOTOCParkhall (also WM Champs) tbcDetails
1029 NovemberWRENesscliffe & The Cliffe Details
116 DecemberODBrandon Wood Details
Date change: CompassSport Cup/Trophy heat

Date change: CompassSport Cup/Trophy heat

The West Midlands heat of the 2020 CompassSport Cup and Trophy has had to move to 16th February, subject to final approval by Natural England. Clubs will be invited to attend by the competition’s organiser, Peter Guillaume. Harlequins Orienteering Club apologises for any inconvenience; Forestry Commission permission was withdrawn for the original date.