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21 July 2019 - July Newsletter published

The July issue of the club's Newsletter was available for collection at yesterday's event. Pdf versions were sent out on Thursday. Those not collected will be in the post on Monday and should arrive with members on Tuesday or Wednesday. As we head into the summer holiday season, please remember to write reports on any orienteering events that you attend ready for the September issue. All previous issues of the Newsletter are available for download - see the 'Newsletter' tab above or in the menu. 

20 July 2019 - School's work recognised at the Club Picnic

Following today's event at Jennett's Park, club members relaxed in the sunshine at the annual Club Picnic. With catering organised by Fiona Clough, members were able to chat about their recent and forthcoming events and to generally get to know each other a bit better. The occasion was also ….

20 July 2019 - Navigating around Jennett's Park

We returned to the Jennett's Park estate for today Summer Urban Challnge event - almost exactly a year after our first visit. And the courses set by Martin Wilson certainly lived up to the 'challenge' surgested by the name. Based at the Community Centre, courses took competitors ….

29 June 2019 - Overheating in Lower Earley

We perhaps should not have chosen the hottest day of the year (so far) to stage our event at Lower Earley but, despite the heat, orienteers still tackled our Short, Medium and Long courses today. Our thanks to those who attended and thanks to the Methven Family (John and Adam in particular) for their planning and organisation. ….

Berkshire Orienteers (BKO) is the orienteering club for Berkshire and surrounding areas, including the towns of Reading, Maidenhead, Bracknell, Slough, Windsor and Newbury and their immediate locations together with some members from the northern parts of Hampshire and Surrey.

What is Orienteering? - Orienteering is the sport of competitive navigation.
For more, see our What is Orienteering page or our Saturday Events page.

Key Dates

Date Level Event Location Town Postcode Gridref
Sun, 06/10/2019 Level C Regional Event Bucklebury Common (SCOL) Thatcham RG7 6PD SU571696
Sun, 26/01/2020 Level A Southern Championships Long Valley North Blackwater TBA TBA