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Results for for Umstead South March 19 open event

We had a somewhat cold and windy day for Sunday but a good turnout nevertheless. Despite my best efforts to estimate map quantities, we ran out of orange and green maps and nearly ran out of red. My thanks to those who turned in their maps for others to use. Unfortunately three runners downloaded without […]

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Members Sprint event at Bond Park, March 26, 2017

Please join us for a Sprint event at Bond Park on Sunday, March 26. There will be two courses, about 2K each. Members who are ready to do Orange courses are welcome. These courses will be easier than regular Orange. You can run both courses, if you wish. Park at the Senior Center. The start […]

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Results for Eno River (19 Feb)

19 Feb, Eno River A picture-perfect warm sunny February afternoon brought 32 orienteers out to Eno River State Park to enjoy some great orienteering. Eno River is a much hillier and steeper venue than most others locations that BOK uses. As such, courses can be designed with route choices that either embrace or avoid climb. […]

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Members event, 19 Feb, Eno River

On Sunday February 19, BOK will hold a Member event at Eno River State Park.  This is event is open to club members who have completed an expert (brown, green, or red) course.  You must pre-register for this event here, before 5:00 PM on Friday, February 17, so that we know how many maps to print.   […]

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How to interpret the results

When you look at the posted results there is a dizzying array of numbers. This article will help you make sense of them. If you want to know how to see how you compared to others on each leg of the event, then read on…

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Results for Feb 5, 2017 event in North Umstead

It was a great day for being in the woods and we had big turnout. Thank you all for coming! The courses were mostly fast running, except for the Green and Red ones, where the runners had to deal with a couple of hills in the rarely used part of the East Umstead. Special thanks […]

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Results for January 22, 2017 Umstead South

The weather threatened us with downpours and thunderstorms but backed down at the last minute. In spite of the blustering weather forecast, the event had a good turnout. We ended up with a relatively pleasant, overcast day, with a light misting drizzle which only started during control pickup. There were numerous Did Not Finish results […]

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Open event at Umstead South, Sun Jan 22, 2017

There will be an open orienteering event at Umstead South on January 22, 2017.

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New Years Day Relay to be Rescheduled when warmer

1/5/17 Update: The meet for this Sunday, 1/8/17 has been canceled.  Josef has asked to reschedule the event later in the season when it is warmer.   1/4/17 Update:  We got approval from the park, but a snow storm is coming (or not).  We will (maybe) start at 12:30 on Sunday, but only if the […]

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Results for Lake Crabtree (11 Dec 2016)

11 Dec 2016, Lake Crabtree Co. Park It was a great afternoon for orienteering, with brisk weather and steely gray skies. Well over 100 people enjoyed a full range of courses, set in the runner-friendly confines of Lake Crabtree park. We were very glad to see so many beginners and first-timers. Hopefully, these folks will […]

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