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Maprun6 February 2021

Make use of the latest Maprun6 app. New Lockdown courses in Kibworth and Oakham tested by local residents. Download from British Orienteering site.


Maprun new courses in December

You can try new courses at Little Bowden, Market Harborough, Mountsorrel and Oadby East and Brocks Hill.  You need the MaprunF app on your phone. Courses are suitable for beginners or those with some experience.Market Harborough Short

LEI Club Champions 2020

LEI Club Championships 2020
Burbage Common

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 LEI Club Championships:
LEI Men’s Champion: Andy Glover
LEI Women’s Champion: Alison Hardy

Veteran Men’s Champion: Roger Edwards
Veteran Women’s Champion: Maureen Webb

Super Veteran Men’s Champion: Robert Titterington

Junior Men’s Open Champion: Ben Hardy

Intermediate Boy’s Champion: Ben Glover

Junior Boy’s Champion: Daniel Glover

Minor Boy’s Champion: Felix Jarvis

Minor Girls Champion: Cerys Glover

Golden Boot Winner: Daniel Glover (35secs)

Many thanks to Club Chairman Steve Chafer for planning an interesting and unusual event.

Chris Phillips
Events Coordinator.

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.

Summer League 2020

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Summer League.

1st James Rogers
2nd Alastair Paterson
3rd Kevin Gallagher

Ladies Winner:  Maureen Webb
Junior Winner:  Adam Cladingboel

Thank you to all those club members who helped at the events, with special thanks to Esther Revell, Chris Bosley, Roger Edwards and Steve Edgar for planning events.

Chris Phillips
Events Cordinator.

The Final 2020 Summer League Event

The final 2020 Summer League event is a Saturday event on 12th September at Beacon Hill.
For details see the LEI web site.
Long, medium and short courses with full Si timing. Starts from 10.30am
Pre-Entry is required and competitors will be allocated a start time. The link for Pre entry is:


Start Times

Entries close at 11.30pm on Thursday 10th September. 2020
If you have not pre entered please do not turn up expecting a run.
The number of entries is limited. We will not be accepting entries from non BOF members.
Competitors will be sent further instructions including a code of conduct which must be adhered to.
Payment: normal Local Event fees apply (£5 seniors, £1.50 juniors). Given the unusual circumstances that exist at present the club is offering Buy One Get One Free! Payment will be collected at the end of the League.
A big thank you to the LEI club members who have contributed to the running of the league over the last seven weeks.

It is hope to start the LEI Winter League on Saturday 31st October.

Chris Phillips
Events Co-ordinator.