Octavian Droobers club members, and friends, are invited to
Nr Wellesbourne, WARWICKSHIRE CV35 9HZ
To the launch of
Three new permanent courses
Easy 1.4km, Medium 2.1km and Long 3.1km
Thursday 4 August
11am until 4pm
LEAGUE LEADERS AT HALF WAY STAGE
After 7 events in the West Midlands Orienteering League Octavian Droobers have a commanding lead of over 500 points, 6599, over nearest rivals Wrekin 6088 and Walton Chasers 5850. The fifteen club scorers include Barry Elkington M60, Peter Carey M70 and Sheila Carey W70 who each have scored the maximum of 500 points having won their class in 5 of the 7 fixtures so far.
Other scorers: Florence Lunn W12 495, David Leadley M50 484, Finley Flippance M12 463, Sue Hallett W70 450, Oliver Flippance M14 443, Lin Page W60 435, Tabitha Lunn W12 431, Liam Chapple M45 416, David Dunn M35 404, Liz Phillips W50 400, Richard Steel M50 372 and Jill Emerson W50 306. With 6 more fixtures planned around the Midlands in the autumn the club hope to increase this lead.
Manchester Orienteering Club staged a weekend of sprint and urban races and Mike Hampton M70 came 3rd overall in his class after two sprint races at Ollerton taking a total of 26.55mins only 1 minute behind the leader. Liz Phillips W50 also came 3rd taking 28.38mins overall. At the Urban race around Manchester City Liz Phillips was 6th in 53.37mins on the 5.6km W40+ Veteran course and Mike Hampton was 7th in 40.27mins on the 4.2km M65+ Ultra Vet course.continued.....