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EMOA League Event – Outwoods 12th December 2022

Entries are now open on The Start Kite

Please note that this is a Middle Distance Event.

LEI Winter League 2021/22

Events at the 2021/22 Winter League will require pre entry via the LEI web site

Entries are now open for the first two events at

Brocks Hill  and Burbage Common.

Payment is by “cash in the bucket” at the event.

British Orienteering Championships

Congratulations to LEI member Toni O’Donovan

on becoming the W40 British Champion at Braunton Burrows on Saturday.

Summer League 2021 Presentations and BBQ

The Summer League Presentations and BBQ will take place at the Black Horse Pub after the final Summer League Event at Aylestone Meadows. The BBQ is free to those who have taken part in the Summer League (please pay for your drinks). The BBQ will be in the Pub Beer Garden (bring umbrella/coat if wet – there is no indoor alternative). Parking at the Black Horse is limited; please leave your car at the event Car Park and walk the short distance to the pub.

As the club needs to pre-book the food, please let Chris Phillips know that you wish to attend with any dietary requirements you may have. Chris’s email is onecp47@gmail.com.
Closing date for bookings is Saturday 14th August.

Winners’ certificates and junior trophies will be presented on the evening. Senior Trophies will be presented at the Club Dinner and Awards Evening in March 2022.

Go Orienteering: Your time, your pace, your adventure.

Go orienteeringLaunch of new portal for Permanent course and Virtual orienteering course maps.  Have you tried it?

LEI 50th Anniversary Championships

The 50th Anniversary Championships
The 2020 LEI Club Championships will take place on Sunday 18th October 2020.
The venue will be Burbage Common LE10 3DD

M/W 10 and under – Yellow
M/W 12 and Under – Orange
M/W14 and under, M75+ W60+ Light Green
M/W18 and under M60 to M70, W20 to W55 – Green
M20 to M55 – Blue

There will be a Golden Boot Trophy, open to all competitors, for the fastest time from the final control to the finish.
The event will use SI punching. This is a closed event restricted to LEI club members and their guests.  Guests must get approval from the Organiser before entering.
Presentation of Trophies and Certificates will take place at a social event in 2021
Entry fees: Seniors £5 Juniors £2.50. Dibber Hire Free.

Entry is via the club’s electronic entry system http://ow.ly/SEuS50BCkhG
There is no entry on the day. Closing date for entries is midnight 11th October.
Start times are pre-allocated and determined from the 30th March 2020 Rankings list. Starts will be from 10.30am.
Chris Phillips
Events Co-ordinator.