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Final information about Bubbagoat weekend

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

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Results for September 24 event in South Umstead

We had a great turnout at our season start. Thank you all for coming! Even though the summer is behind us, it was still pretty hot, which made it harder for everybody. The courses were also more difficult than usual (especially Yellow and Orange) – there were quite a few DNFs. In addition, control #9 […]

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Results for September 10, 2017 Schenck Forest

Results for Schenck Forest, September 10, 2017.

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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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2017 Bubbagoat & Chapel Hill Score-O

Important note:  Daylight savings will end at 2:00 AM on Sunday.  The time change won’t affect the Bubbagoat, but the Chapel Hill street-O that starts at 10:00, noon, or 1:00 will seem more like 11:00, 1:00, and 2:00, respectively.  If you miss the time change, you will have an extra hour to study your map! […]

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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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