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Results: Open Gray Owl ARDF & Orienteering event on May 14-15,

Saturday started out with some steady rain, and a few hardy souls started out, but by 11am the rain stopped and the sun even began to peak out. Sunday was a beautiful day. After the events on both days we enjoyed pizza together sitting out on the deck. For the 2m Radio Orienteering, Joseph built […]

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Results Umstead Expert Nov 7th 2021

We had some nice temps this Sunday afternoon and even the sun came out a few times. The race was full and we are grateful for being able to get out in the forest and practice the wonderful sport of orienteering. Thank you Park Ranger Bill Duke for letting us use this part of Umstead […]

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2m ARDF at Eno River Saturday, November, 13

2m ARDF Practice at Eno River State Park Everyone is welcome at the ARDF event. When: Saturday 13 November 2021 Registration required Starts: 9 AM to Noon Course Close: 1 PM Format: 2m Classic Start: Over the footbridge just northwest of O’Briant Cabin. Registration: One of the picnic tables near the parking lot. Exclusion zones: […]

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Expert Event 11/7/21 at Umstead West

Our next event is on Sunday November 7th 2021 and is open to 25 of our experienced runners. As always all runners must pre-register on our website. We offer four start slots on the half hour starting at noon; 12:30pm, 1:00pm and 1:30pm. Courses close at 3:00pm, so if you feel like you need a lot […]

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BOK Annual Meeting Nov. 9, 7pm (virtual)

Save the date, November 9, 2021 at 7pm for our Annual Meeting (virtual). Here is where we review the year and set goals for 2022. Of course the most important part is at the end where we set our schedule for the coming year. Think about how you want to help with an event, and […]

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10/23/2021 (Camp Lapihio) – Results

It was a perfect day for being in the woods and we were able to take advantage of a unique opportunity to use area at and around Camp Lapihio in North Umstead. The Open event was held right after (actually somewhat overlapping with) NJROTC championship event and I am glad to say it went as […]

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ARDF USA Championships 2021 – Classic, day 2 results

The last day brought cooler temperatures and fierce competition on 80m and 2m. This time we were at the Robbins Branch Trailhead, which is the other end of the forest where we had competed for the previous three days. Everything went great. Here are some pictures of the last day: https://photos.app.goo.gl/LkXyVGzqZFfyniEw6 Thanks again to Charles […]

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ARDF USA Championship 2021 – Fox-o

On Saturday we shifted gears to do fox-orienteering. Dave Waller designed some challenging courses for us. Several competitors complained that the frequency on some transmitters was slightly off, enough that the transmitters couldn’t be heard on the nominal frequency. We are investigating that issue. Results: ARDF 2021 US & Region 2 Championship – Fox-o, Results […]

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ARDF USA Championships 2021 – Classic, day 1 results

On Friday we started the classic events. Half of the field competed on 80m while the others did 2m. Results: ARDF 2021 US & Region 2 Championship – Classic, Results 2021-10-15 2m M-21 180 min (6 Controls) 1 Eduard Nasybulin   6 p (92:46) 7207970 2 Norbert Linke   6 p (109:06) 830320 3 William […]

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Open Event in North Umstead (Camp Lapihio), Saturday, Oct 23, 2021

Everyone is welcome to participate in the Open event in North Umstead park on Saturday, October 23.  We will offer courses for all skill levels — from beginner (white) to expert (brown, green, red) — start will be open between noon and 2:00 PM and everybody will need to finish by 3:00 PM. Both start […]

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