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Open Event in Umstead Park (South) – September 24, 2017

We will have an OPEN event at Umstead Park (South) on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Everyone is welcome, and we will have a beginners class at 12:30. Enter the park through the main entrance off of I-40 (Harrison Avenue exit), and follow the signs to the big shelter. The event starts at noon and everybody […]

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Results for September 10, 2017 Schenck Forest

Results for Schenck Forest, September 10, 2017.

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Preliminary Information For Gray Owl Weekend

November 18-19, 2017 Saturday an Open event and Advanced Night “O” Sunday an Open event and Pizza lunch The Open events will have White – Red courses, and the Night”O” will have Advanced (orange) and Expert levels. We haven’t decided on the details or start times.  We may have a mass start on Saturday and then […]

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Preliminary information about Bubbagoat weekend

November 4-5, 2017 Read preliminary information about two fun local orienteering events in early November by clicking here.

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Schenck Forest Event Sunday, September 10, 2016

Sunday Morning update: Looks good see you at Schenck Forest… This is a Members only Expert event for Brown and above. You must pre-register.  We have approval from Schenck Forest and Irma isn’t planning to arrive until Tuesday, so it looks like everything is OK for Sunday’s event.  Do check back Sunday morning just to […]

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Results — Wilson Park

    13 August, Wilson Park Two dozen of the Triangle’s best orienteers gathered at Wilson Park in Carrboro for a pair of forest “sprints” on a brand new map. With winning times well above 20 minutes, these courses were quite a bit beefier than typical sprints, and in retrospect they probably should have been […]

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August 13 Members event at Wilson Park, Carrboro

On Sunday, August 13, we will have two park/forest sprint courses, using a new map of Wilson park (and adjoining greenspace) in Carrboro.  This event is open to BOK members who have completed an advanced course (orange, brown, green, red, or blue), to advanced members of other orienteering clubs (for $5), and to active members […]

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North Carolina International Training and ARDF Radio Orienteering Events in Asheboro, NC

North Carolina International Training and ARDF  Radio Orienteering Events in Asheboro, NC July 24 – 28, 2017 UPDATE 7/14/17: Monday’s training event will focus on: taking accurate bearings and drawing them on the map detailed map reading length ~2.5 km Participants will need to have a compass, marking pencils in two colors, and a map board. […]

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Results for Members event – Lake Johnson – July 9, 2017

Given our typical summer heat here, this was a relatively nice day for orienteering in a park with a lot of shade. We had one yellow and two orange courses. Several folks tried both orange courses while some opted for only one. Many thanks to Pat McQuaid who helped me with course validation and setup […]

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Members event – Lake Johnson – July 9, 2017

We will have a members event at Lake Johnson on Sunday July 9 from 11am to 2pm. There will be two orange level courses of 2.8km and 3.2km plus a yellow course of 2.6km. Rather than our more usual summer sprint events, these courses will have fewer controls (8 or 9). If you are already […]

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