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October 2020 edition now available

The latest edition is now available online - Oct 2020 - contains reports on orienteering in Poland and the Navvies event at Dovestone, plus members share their experiences of starting orienteering 25 years ago, the results processing system in the days of control cards and pin punches, and planning courses for the JK in 1977.

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Oct 2020 - Orienteering is back! - Navvies Summer Series,  A European Orienteering Holiday, Planning the JK77

Jul 2020 - How we hope to return to orienteering events, orienteering in China, secrets of the club championship, plus some fantastic club results from virtual TrailO competitions.

Apr 2020 - Cyprus, Night Street League, Spain, North West Night League plus ... puzzles and challenges to keep you occupied while isolated

Jan 2020 - Twin Peak, Chair's Award & Club Championship, Swiss OMM, Italian 5+5, Night Street League, Fallibroome Success, Club Kit


Nov 2019 - International Edition - Dolomites, Vienna, Limburg & Sweden, plus British Sprint & Middle Champs, World & British TrailO Champs

Aug 2019 - Special 24-page Summer Edition - Scottish 6 Days, World Masters Championships, Saunders Mountain Marathon & much more ...

Jun 2019 - British Champs, Tegg's Nose, Spring in Sheffield, Night Street League Finale, Yvette Baker Success

Mar 2019 - John O' Goats, Club Social Evening, Saturday Series, Stockholm Indoor Cup, Night Street League


Dec 2018 - City Race Euro Tour, Italian 5+5, Night Street League, Funchal City Race, British Schools Championships

Sep 2018 - JWOC Hungary, Lakes-5, Bavaria O-tour, World Masters - Denmark, Hungaria Cup

Jul 2018 - Summer events, Tamar Triple, Northumberland Weekend, Trail-O

Apr 2018 - CompassSport Cup, Winter events, Night Street League, Portugal "O" Meeting

Feb 2018 - Lyme Park Charity Event, New Year Social & Prize-giving, Edinburgh Big Weekend, Stockholm Indoor Cup (+ maps for Day 1 and Day 2)


Dec 2017 - Night Street League, Finland 100, Sprint & Middle Championships, Schools Orienteering, OMM Mountain Marathon, Yellow Stakes, Pop-up tent, AGM, Colour Badges

Aug 2017 - Scottish 6 Days, JWOC - Finland, Local Sprint Events, O'Cerdanya, Jim Nightingale (1923-2017)

May 2017 - JK 2017, British Championships, British Relay Championships, Finland 100

Mar 2017 - Lyme Park Charity Event, New Year Social & Prize-giving, Night Street League, Twin Peak 2017


Dec 2016 - MDOC AGM, Birchwood, Chinley Churn, York Indoor Cup, Club Championship

Sep 2016 - O'France - Larzac, Croeso - South Wales, WMOC - Estonia, World Trail-O Championships, Other summer events

Jul 2016 - Twin Peak 2016, Summer Events, EYOC - Poland, GMOA, Cheshire & Merseyside Schools League

May 2016 - JK 2016 in Yorkshire, National Trust Challenge at Lyme, Northern Championships, Spring & Summer events, British Championships

Mar 2016 - Lyme Park Charity Event, New Year Social & Prize-giving, Club Championships, First MDOC Event in 1965, MOBO at Burrs


Dec 2015 - 50th Anniversary Issue - Summer in the Alps, Joss Naylor Challenge, 2015 AGM, Manchester Selfie Run

Sep 2015 - Scotland, Footpath Relay, France, Sweden, TrailO, MetrO

Jun 2015 - Long Distance Championships, Relay Championships, Sprint & Middle Distance Champs, Twin Peak 2015, Ray Parkinson

Apr 2015 - 50th Anniversary, Lake District JK, 2 views of Portugal, Spring Series, Junior Section

Feb 2015 - John o'Goats Charity Event, New Year Social & Prizegiving, Night Street Events, Spring Series, Junior Section


Dec 2014 - New Junior Section, Peter Palmer Relay, OMM, NW Training, Istanbul, Montenegro, Brazil, Club AGM, Grand Christmas Quiz

Sept 2014 - Lakes-5 White Rose, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Norway, John o'Groats to Land's End, Memoirs of SuperOrienteer

Jul 2014 - Northern Championships, DEE/MDOC Challenge, British Championships, Twin Peak 2014, Lakes-5 Help Request

May 2014 - JK, Riga, Spring Events, DEE/MDOC Challenge, Twin Peak, Footpath Relay

Feb 2014 - Lyme Park Charity Event, New Year Social, Winter Events, Irwell Valley, The Orienteering Foundation


Dec 2013 - AGM, Twin Peak, Peter Palmer Relays, Schools Championships, Autumn Events, Sardinia, Rome, Bristol

Sept 2013 - Footpath Relay, Media City - Salford, Summer Trips, Northern Championships, Summer Evening Events

Jun 2013 - Sprint @ Loughborough, Middle Distance @ Stanton Moor, British Championships, British Relays, Summer Evening Events

Apr 2013 - Club Mark, CompassSport Cup, Yvette Baker Trophy, Winter Events, JK - Chilterns

Feb 2013 - Lyme Park Charity Event, Prize-Giving, 2012 Club Rankings, New Year Social, Head-to-Head Racing, Night Street League, Winter Events


Dec 2012 - Lagganlia, NWJS Norway Tour, Errwood, Sicily Five + Five, Brittany, Floods in Venice, Winter Events

Oct 2012 - Croeso, Savio House, Cairngorm Tour, Peter Palmer Relays, Mourne Mountain Marathon, Event Reports, AGM Details

Aug 2012 - Twin Peak - High Dam, Tallinn O-Week, Highlights of the Harz, Event Reports, Footpath Relay, GMOA Report

Jun 2012 - A Weekend in York, JK, Interland, BOC, MDOC/DEE Challenge, GMOA Newsletter, Footpath Relay

Apr 2012 - Compass Sport, Injury on Askham Fell, Dan Riley stars in SKY video, 2012 Leagues, Events Round-up

Feb 2012 - Lyme Park, New Year Social, Club Awards for 2011, The Search for the O-Particle, Events Round-up


Dec 2011 - Life in the Leagues, Safety Workshop, Istanbul, AGM, The New Forest, Event Reports, A 70th Birthday

Oct 2011 - Oban 2011, France, White Rose, Peter Palmer Relays, City of London, Dales Trophy

Aug 2011 - Scottish Championships, Springtime in Shropshire, Macclesfield Weekend, Footpath Relay, Hungary

Jun 2011 - JK 2011, Northern Championships, The Battle of Beeston Castle, British Championships, A Weekend in Sussex

Apr 2011 - Twin Peak, Life in Leagues, People Power, Night Events, 40 Years of Orienteering, No Frills

Feb 2011 - Lyme Park, New Year Social, CompassSport Cup, Beleagured!, Loitering with intent!, Winter Events


Dec 2010 - Schools Champs, Sat AM Events, Autumn Events, Daresbury & Chester, Urban League, Mountain Marathon, AGM, Review of the Year

Oct 2010 - Lakes 5, Summer Events, Trail-O, A Year in Shap, JHI & World Park Tour

Aug 2010 - Macclesfield Forest, Ultrasprint, Stockport, Countryside Score Events, Summer Evening Events, GMOA AGM

Jun 2010 - JK, Interland, Haverthwaite, Chorley, British Championships

Apr 2010 - Saturday Sprints, Ilkley Moor, Tom's Top Tips, GMOA AGM, Portugal O-Meet

Feb 2010 - Snow, Social, Prizegiving, Beaudesert, Northern Championships


Dec 2009 - Peter Palmer Relays, Autumn events, Tiviot Dale, GMOA, Provence, Australia

Oct 2009 - AGM, Tay 2009, London, Lake District, Taxal, Dartmoor, Portugal, GMOA

Aug 2009 - Twin Peak, Stockport, Fontainbleau, Bob Graham Round, Summer events

Jun 2009 - JK, Sprint Championships, Middle Distance Championships, Fallowfield Sprint, Summer events, Madrid

Apr 2009 - British Championships, CompassSport Cup, Saturday Events, GMOA Constitution

Feb 2009 - Lyme Park, New Year Social, Club Awards, Venice, Sale Water Park


Dec 2008 - Tom Fellbaum in European Relay Success, Dramatic Rescue in Mountain Marathon, Yorkshire Pudding, City of London Race, Fallibroome Shine at Schools Champs, Grand Christmas Quiz

Sep 2008 - Summer Tours & Events, New Event Structure, How to use Permanent Courses, Riverside Park

Jul 2008 - Stockport Town Race, World Schools Championships, Summer Events, GMOA, Footpath Relay

May 2008 - JK, Interland, British, Twin Peak, Lyme Park

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