What is Orienteering?

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Calling All Club Members

It’s that time of year again, where your club has need of your orienteering talents. The 2017 heat for the CompassSport Cup will take place at Burwell & Haugham Woods, Lincolnshire on the 12th March. Full event details can be found at http://www.logonline.org.uk/wp/event-template/burwell-haugham-woods-12th-march-2017/

Entries via the online form https://goo.gl/eBJSKG by the 17th February. Please note this very early closing date is set by LOG. 

If you have any queries please contact the Club Captain

LEI Annual Presentation Dinner

Kirby Muxloe Golf Club, Station Road, Kirby Muxloe 0116 239 3457
March 4th 2017 – Gather from 7.00

Guests are welcome

No denim, T shirts, trainers etc., gentlemen in jacket and tie and ladies in suitable attire


Tomato and basil soup
Creamy Stilton mushrooms served on a bruschetta
Pate salad served with Melbourne toast and real-ale chutney
Roast beef with Yorkshire puddings
Grilled fillet of sea bass on a herby mash
Mediterranean vegetable Wellington
Bailey’s bread and butter pudding
Fresh fruit salad
Cheese and Biscuits
Coffee and mints (decaffeinated and teas available on request)

Dishes may include nuts, gluten and dairy products – if you have any special dietary requirements or if you wish to be seated with somebody in particular we will try and accommodate you. Please contact Roy Denney.

Cost £ 20 p.p. – Booking via the LEI online entries system at https://goo.gl/GlGMTL
By February 18 at the latest.
Payment via bank transfer direct to the Club’s bank account –
Number 74893286 at 09-01-54

Further information from roydenney@hotmail.com – 0116 233 8604

Christmas Novelty Event – Lost Property

Left behind after today’s event. One thumb compass. Drop me an email to reclaim.

Chris Phillips

World Schools Orienteering Week

Congratulations to Ashleigh Howells and Charlie Rennie for their Selection for the England team for the World Schools Orienteering week in Sicily in April.

Ashleigh won the Junior Womens UK Urban League 2016 and Charlie was fifth in the qualifcation race but won the British Schools Score Championship in October and the British Schools Championship in November.

EMOA Championships 2016 at Wakerley

Congratulations to the following club members who became EMOA Champions on Sunday.
W10 Daisy Rennie

M12 Ben Hardy

M14 Charlie Rennie

W16 Jessica Dring-Morris

M16 Ethan Tebbutt

W20 Imogen Wilson

M18 Finn Lydon

W35 Liz Heaton

M40 Roger Phillips

W50 Alison Hardy

M65 Roger Edwards

M70 Simon Ford

M75 David Anderson

M80 Donald Moir

Photographs of the prize giving

British Schools Orienteering Championships 2016

14-13-43_i5d_4170-b8-winner-charlieLeicestershire Schools including members of LEI won the Smaller Secondary Team competition and were third in the Primary event at Sutton Park on Sunday 20th.

Charlie Rennie won the Boys year 8 to add to his Score win last month. Ben Glover and Daisy Rennie were third in Boys year 5 and Girls year 6. Six other students had top ten finishes.