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Results — Jun-3, 2017, Carolina North Forest Radio-O/ARDF.

As with last time, we met by the Municipal Drive entrance to Carolina North Forest (CNF) and used a similar course layout. It was comfortable when we started but it heated up tremendously in the afternoon. Thank you to Greg Kopsch for letting us use CNF and for stopping by to say hi during our […]

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Results for Eno River (04 June)

  Sunday brought a great group of the region’s best orienteers out to Eno River State Park to enjoy a tr(z)icky course, set by Josef. The mass start went off promptly at 10:00, when approximately 20 orienteers began a 9-control score course in a fairly small and flat area of the park. (Unlike most score […]

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Members event — June 4 — Eno River

On Sunday June 4, Josef Trzicky will challenge us with new courses at Eno River State Park.  This event is open to club members who have completed an expert (brown, green, or red) course.  Note that this event will have a mass start at 10:00.  Competitors will first complete a short prologue on relatively flat […]

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Results for Open Event at Umstead South, May 21, 2017

Great weather for an event at the beginning of summer

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Open Radio-O (ARDF) event at Carolina North Forest, Sat. Jun-3.

Get ready for the second open ARDF event of 2017, Sat. June 3! For more information about Radio-O/ARDF, see the BOK ARDF page. Starts 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Course closes at 3:00 PM. We will meet at the East Entrance to Carolina North Forest. Take Municipal Drive off of MLK Jr. BLVD. (Parking lot […]

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Results from Members event Umstead West May 14th 2017

Beautiful weather and perfect day for orienteering. The courses were quite challenging. Several participants had problems with the controls on the west side of Old Reedy Creek Rd. Joseph H showed us what a devoted orienteer he is on his way to control # 55. He finished this 750 m long leg in no less […]

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Results – May-13, 2017. Radio-O/ARDF Carolina North Forest

The weather was perfect for running at Carolina North Forest (CNF). It threatened to rain just a bit but we stayed dry the entire time. We even had some patches of blue sky float by. Some orienteers arrived before noon, got instruction, felt confident, and headed onto the course early. Most of the participants took […]

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Results for open event at Carolina North Forest

23 April 2017, Carolina North Forest Over forty-five brave orienteers did not let the rain stop them from enjoying BOK’s first public event at Carolina North Forest. Although the conditions were rather soggy, the courses were fairly fast, and people were treated to a wide variety of terrain and map features. Runners on the expert […]

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Open event at Carolina North Forest (Chapel Hill/Carrboro)

Everyone is welcome to our first public orienteering event at Carolina North Forest, on 23 April. Registration and starts will be near the parking lot of Seawell Elementary school (GPS coordinates = 35.940102, -79.078815). If you’re coming in a group of 5 or more, please pre-register here to help streamline your registration process, and to […]

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Results for Members event in Birkhead Wilderness on Apr 2, 2017

It was a perfect day for orienteering. Nice weather, beautiful open forest. The courses didn’t have a lot of elevation gain (as far as Birkhead goes…), but were challenging from navigation stand point. Hence, the long times. While running in Birkhead, one has to be very careful to stay in tune with the map – […]

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