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October 21 — Night-O at Carolina North

On Saturday, October 21, BOK will have a night orienteering event at Carolina North Forest in Chapel Hill.  This event is open only to: BOK members, members of other orienteering clubs, and active members of the US military.  (People in the latter two categories will need to pay $5 registration and possibly $5 for fingerstick […]

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Open event – Umstead North – October 15, 2017

We will have an OPEN event at Umstead Park North on Sunday October 15, 2017. Everyone is welcome, and we will have a beginners class at 12:30. The event starts at noon and everybody must finish by 3 PM. Last starts at 2 PM. We will have all regular courses from beginner to expert, White […]

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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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Lake Johnson Members Event Yellow & Up

Members are invited to this “Middle Distance” event on July 9, 2017 at Lake Johnson. There will be three short courses, one at the Yellow (intermediate) level. Check back closer to the event for details and start time.

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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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