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Open Event, Schenck Forest, Sunday 14 August

We will have an Open event at Schenck Forest. Please register before midnight Friday, August 12 so we can print the proper number of maps. We will have the usual assortment of courses: White, Yellow, Orange, Brown, Green, Red. You can start any time after 10AM – this is our typical summer schedule as an […]

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Results – Umstead West 80m Radio Orienteering & Beginner Training – 17 July 2022

There was a strong showing of eleven beginners, and two intermediate-level radio orienteers, on this warm, humid, July morning. A few Radio Orienteering experts were also on hand. The beginners worked as a group, walking together, learning the basics of operating an 80m direction-finding receiver. For simplicity, all beginner participants used identical R3500D receivers. With […]

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Anderson Park, 10 July 2022, Results

Summer events are often short sprint courses held before noon as a way to deal with potentially oppressive heat and humidity.  We couldn’t have predicted when we scheduled this event that we would enjoy temperatures in the upper sixties, and a (mostly) refreshing drizzle.  Despite our runners’ ability to go further, the short courses and […]

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Lake Crabtree Results 2022-06-26

We had a good turnout for the middle of summer. Plenty of competitors decided to do more courses than they came prepared for, especially the Memory O, so that is worth trying again. It was fairly easy this time. The next Memory O event should offer an additional, more challenging version. Sprint A and B […]

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Sugg Farm, 06/12/22 – Results

We had a lovely (albeit a bit hot) event at Sugg Farm. It was the first official BOK event there and people seemed to enjoy the courses. Unlike other “sprint” venues this park offers two very distinct types of terrain, so 2 sprint courses were quite different. And the shorter one was significantly more difficult. […]

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Results – Raven Rock 2m Radio Orienteering June 5, 2022

Results ALL 5 Foxes 5.0 km 235 m 180 min (5 Controls) 1 Matt Craig   5 p (136:32) 7000530 4 Foxes (not #4)3.9 km 204 m 180 min (4 Controls) 1 Joseph Huberman   4 p (96:56) 2005005 2 Adalia Schafrath-Craig   4 p (103:22) 2049374 3 Ruth Bromer   4 p (125:59) 2005002 […]

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Results: Open Gray Owl ARDF & Orienteering event on May 14-15,

Saturday started out with some steady rain, and a few hardy souls started out, but by 11am the rain stopped and the sun even began to peak out. Sunday was a beautiful day. After the events on both days we enjoyed pizza together sitting out on the deck. For the 2m Radio Orienteering, Joseph built […]

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Results Umstead Expert Nov 7th 2021

We had some nice temps this Sunday afternoon and even the sun came out a few times. The race was full and we are grateful for being able to get out in the forest and practice the wonderful sport of orienteering. Thank you Park Ranger Bill Duke for letting us use this part of Umstead […]

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2m ARDF at Eno River Saturday, November, 13

2m ARDF Practice at Eno River State Park Everyone is welcome at the ARDF event. When: Saturday 13 November 2021 Registration required Starts: 9 AM to Noon Course Close: 1 PM Format: 2m Classic Start: Over the footbridge just northwest of O’Briant Cabin. Registration: One of the picnic tables near the parking lot. Exclusion zones: […]

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Expert Event 11/7/21 at Umstead West

Our next event is on Sunday November 7th 2021 and is open to 25 of our experienced runners. As always all runners must pre-register on our website. We offer four start slots on the half hour starting at noon; 12:30pm, 1:00pm and 1:30pm. Courses close at 3:00pm, so if you feel like you need a lot […]

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