April 2005

SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 29.04.05 Helsington Start Times
The Start List for the Regional Event at Helsington Barrows on Sunday 8th May are now available.   

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SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 28.04.05 Course Descriptions Available
Course descriptions for the forthcoming Helsington Barrows Regional Event on 8th May, as well as new information on the map and terrain are now available.

SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 28.04.05 Map Bagging for Regional Event
8 volunteers are needed for Map Bagging in preparation for the Helsington Barrows event.  Bagging will take place at Brian Jackson's house on Tuesday 3rd May at 7.30pm.  Refreshments will be provided. 

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SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 25.04.05 More congratulations!
Following the British Orienteering Championships in Penhale, Cornwall, South Ribble have even more congratulations to make in addition to those already made (see 17.04.05).  These include David Roome (M21L 2nd) and in the relays, Brian Jackson, Miriam Rosen and Dick Collins who are now the M/W55 British Relay Champions!. Also to Adam Sunderland, Chris Nash and Matthew Nash, who were 3rd in the Junior Ad Hoc, Becca Roberts, Karen Nash and Sarah Fulwood 4th in the Women's Short, and Andy Quickfall, Chris Roberts, and Jon Carberry who were 5th in the M45 Class. Finally, congratulations to Jon Carberry who was the runner-up in the first BOF coach-of-the-year award.  See pictures of the Championships in the Gallery.

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SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 23.04.05 Regional Event Final Details
The final details for SROC's next Regional Event on the 8th May at Helsington Barrows are now available.  

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SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 17.04.05 British Orienteering Championships!
Well done to all those who took part in this weekend's British Orienteering Championships in Penhale, Cornwall.  In particular, well done to Sarah Fulwood (W21L 2nd), Sarah Watkins (W21S 4th), Karen Nash (W40L 3rd), Miriam Rosen (W55L 4th), Martyn Roome (M50S 2nd) and Dick Collins (M60L 4th).

SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 17.04.05 Moderators Wanted!
The Message Board is more popular than ever and people are increasingly logging onto it and using.  To maximise it's use and effectiveness there is a need for more than one person to moderate (administer) each forum.  So if you're interested in becoming a moderator, please get in touch with the webmaster.

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SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 10.04.05 Book your new O Kit
For those who haven't already seen, there's quite a discussion happening on the SROC Message Board about what new O-Kit the club should get.  If you want some, then join in the discussion and Book Your Kit Now!  See the example of Junior O-Kit on the left.

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SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 04.04.05 Tim's Funeral
For those unable to attend, a fitting description of Tim's funeral has been written.

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SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 02.04.05 Summer League in June
Cancel your holidays in June! And book in the 5 events that make up this year's popular Summer League.  Go to at least 3 events and you stand a chance of winning a prize!  With events on both weekends and weekdays, it gives multiple options for people.  Got your diary ready?  Check out the fixtures list.  

SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 02.04.05 Wednesday Evening Runs
With the clocks going back and the lighter evenings, the club has arranged it regular selection of excellent evening runs.  These are always enjoyable, and often spectacular given the beautiful terrain.  So why not look at the fixtures list and get them in your diary soonest.  If you're not sure of the exact locations, get in touch with Martyn Roome.   

SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 02.04.05 JK Photo Finish
Some Photos of this year's JK Orienteering Festival in the West Midlands have been put into a Gallery.  Do you have any more photos to send?  Please send them to Webmaster@sroc.org and they'll be added to the gallery!  Perhaps you might also suggest some captions too!!!!

SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 02.04.05 Free O Shoes up for grabs
Silva orienteering shoes - Size 8, metal studs, little worn. Free - preference given to a member of South Ribble Junior Squad.  Contact Brian Jackson 01772 715808 brb.jackson@btinternet.com, or Jon Carberry 01254 678748. 

SROCkite.gif (2521 bytes) 02.04.05 PFO Tockholes event
If you are likely to go to this weekend's PFO event at Tockholes, then please get in touch with Tom Gray to let him know you're going.

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