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Results Sunday – ARDF Championship Fox-o practice

This morning saw the beginning of a week full of events. The first four days until Wednesday we’ll have practice events, where participants can check their equipment, get accustomed to the local weather and vegetation and the organizers can work out some final issues before the championship. Joseph Huberman designed a challenging course for our […]

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Pre-registration required at all events!

As our region becomes more populous the parks are tightening their rules. Several of our venues will not allow us to collect money and some are limiting the number of participants. So to deal with these developments we are now using a storefront where we can collect registration information as well as collect money for […]

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Results for Sprint at Dix on July 7, 2019

We had several courses designed by Gheorghe Fala around the buildings in Dorothea Dix park. Many people showed up despite the heat and the imminent storms. In the end everyone finished dry (at least from the rain). These events are a bit different from regular ones: there is very little vegetation, most of the navigation […]

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Sprint July 7, at Dorothea Dix Park

After some shifting around of our schedule, we’re very pleased that one of BOK’s newest members (though a longtime orienteer) Gheorghe Fala has stepped-up to set three sprint courses at Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh, this Sunday, July 7. Everyone is invited to enjoy one or more short, fast courses in a more urban setting […]

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Results: 2019-06-23 Open Sprint at Lake Crabtree

Lake Crabtree squeezes in a almost 10 miles of serpentine trail in a county park the size of a postage stamp, and all of those trails and trail crossings can get people turned around in a hurry. As a small park, it is a good venue for some shorter beginner and sprint style courses. Four […]

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Results — Carolina North, 09 June 2019

The rain held off, and we had a blast.  We used a new format (dubbed a ‘Foxhunt’ by Peter Thelin) in which score-O competitors were required to return to me after each control that they punched.  Meanwhile, I was constantly moving around the perimeter of the park.  It was virtually impossible to plan an overall […]

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2019-06-02 Eno River ARDF/Radio-O Results

The event had a 2 m classic course using both sides of the Eno River and a foxoring course on the East side. The weather was hot but felt mild compared to the week we experienced before. We had nine participants. Seven tried the 2m classic course and five tried the foxoring course. The classic […]

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Members event at Carolina North, June 9th

Club members are encouraged to participate in a Score-O at Carolina North Forest on Sunday June 9. A “Score-O” involves a course with no predetermined route, in which competitors decide which controls they want to visit, and in which order. This event will have 45- and 90-minute options, and there will be a mass start […]

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New Registration and Store

We just went live with our new Registration and Store. To register just go to the BOK Store and pick the event you want to attend. Then you can enter your information and choose the extra things you need, like a Finger Stick, extra maps or a whistle. The price will update as you add […]

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Open Radio-O/ARDF event at Eno River, Sun. June 2.

Update 1: If you’re doing the 2m Classic, you will be crossing the Eno River. Bring an extra pair of shoes for when you get back. Update 2: It would help us if you could register before 4 PM today (Sat 6/1). Thanks. We will have an 2 m classic course and a short foxoring […]

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