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Open Event at Umstead South, May 21, 2017

Open event, everyone is welcome.

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Members Event, Umstead West, May 14th

  There will be some challenging courses at the member only event on Sunday May 14th. The event will be in Umstead Park, West (Old Reedy Creek entrance). You can park on the side of the road after the I-40 overpass. The start is a few hundred meters up the gravel road, just after the park gate. […]

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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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Members Event in Birkhead wilderness on Apr 2, 2017

This event is for advanced orienteers (BOK members who have completed a brown, green, or red course). The event is in Birkhead Wilderness Area, Uwharrie National Forest, Asheboro NC. We’ll start from the Birkhead Wilderness Robbins Branch Trailhead (35.589782, -79.947795). Don’t forget, you must pre-register. There will be Brown, Green and Red courses available. For […]

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March 19 is the rescheduled date for the Umstead March 12 event

Update Mar 9, 2017 This event will now be held on March 19, 2017 With possible snow in Raleigh on Sunday March 12, and uncertainty about whether the park might close, I got approval to move the open event originally scheduled for March 12 out a week to March 19. Sorry for any inconvenience. We hope […]

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No Members Event at Gray Owl March 5

There wasn’t enough interest… We will do it another time.

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Open event in North Umstead, Feb 5 2017

We will have an OPEN event at Umstead Park (North) on Sunday February 5, 2017. Everyone is welcome, and we will have a beginners class at 12:30. Enter the park through the Glenwood Avenue entrance, follow the signs to the furthest parking lot and from there to the big shelter. The event starts at noon […]

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BOK Club Shirts

If you missed the article on the BOK Club Shirts and want your choices to be included in the decision making, follow this link to the Shirt Article.

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Hurricane Matthew impact – Raven Rock is ON

Update Oct 14, 2016 The Oct 16 open event at Raven Rock is ON. See Event notice for more information.

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Club Shirts for BOK

We have been considering BOK club shirts for a few years, but have been put off by the high cost of the shirts.  While we were competing in the ARDF (Radio-O) World Championships held in Bulgaria last month, Ruth and I met representatives of Siven, a Bulgarian company that makes high quality athletic shirts at […]

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