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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

Courses
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.

LEI Sprint Planning Competition Results

The results of the LEI Sprint Planning Competition are available from the following link:
http://www.leioc.org.uk/lei-planning-competition/

Selection for the European TrailO Championships 2020, Finland

Congratulations to LEI Club member Iain Phillips on his selection as a member of the GB team to compete in Finland.

5 Parks Challenge

Try Orienteering
If you like maps, being outdoors and want to keep fit, this could be for you.
Everyone is welcome – all ages. Come on your own or with family/friends.

Take the challenge: Walk, jog or run, how many checkpoints can you find in the park?

Friendly coaching to help you to get started.

All specialist equipment will be provided.

Click herehttp://ow.ly/60Hi30lyFDW to reserve a map

29th September – Abbey Park
13th October – Western Park
27th October – Knighton Park
10th November – Watermead Country Park
25th November Final– Bradgate Park

Club Defilbrillator

We now have a club automatic defilbrillator!. Thanks to Ian Howells who entered a Red Cross Competition and nominated LEI as the recipient

Many thanks Ian.

Chris Phillips
Chairman