Welcome to the BOK Blog

This blog is used to populate the news section on the BOK Website.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Committee Meeting Notes

Notes from the last committee meeting are available on the website.

Sunday, January 30, 2011


Photos of the Compass Sport Cup first round at Longleat and the local/ASO event at Tyntesfield are on the website.

Saturday, January 29, 2011

BOK 007 entries

Why not have a splurge of entering Orienteering events this weekend?

BOK 007 Weekend (2nd&3rd April) entries are open on the Fabian site.

Also, Scottish 6-days entries are at a lower rate until Monday night, and JK entries are at a lower rate until Friday 4th Feb.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Tyntesfield event - Sunday 23rd - results update

We hope all who turned up for the Tyntesfield event had good runs. Apologies for the long queues - we were somewhat overwhelmed by the number of entries.

Provisional results for the event are now available on the website.

Having had to recycle some dibbers, there may be a few missing entries in the results. Please get back in touch with the webmaster with any queries or problems.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Silkwood results

The results from Silkwood on Saturday 15th January 2011 are on the website.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

SWJS Shop at Tyntesfield

Pete Maliphant says 'The SW Junior Squad shop will be at Tyntesfield this Sunday, with cakes, drinks etc. as well as wide range of secondhand orienteering / running clothing. This includes Control Description holders, as well as O trousers in a variety of sizes, trainers and O shoes.'

Sunday, January 16, 2011

BOK Through To Compass Sport Cup Final

BOK is once again through to the Compass Sport Cup Final after winning its qualifying round at Longleat. Congratulations and thanks to all those who turned out to achieve this result. The Final will be held on Sunday 16th October.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Level 3 Planner's Course - 5 Februrary 2011

David May is offering places on a Level 3 Planner's Course at Margam Park on 5 February 2011 to BOK members. Details are on the Welsh Orienteering News Board.

Friday, January 14, 2011

BOK Army Says Goodbye to Dave

Twenty-five members of the BOK Army turned out to say farewell to Dave Parkin, one of the founders, at the Army orienteering event at Longmoor on 12 January 2011.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

CSC event - Longleat Sunday 16th Jan

Start list for BOK entrants to the Compass Sport Cup qualifier at Longleat is available on the BOK website.

Please check the SARUM website for final details in advance of travelling to Longleat on Sunday. The parking arrangements have changed and now involve minibus transfer of drivers.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

Event Safety Workshop

An Event Safety Workshop for event organisers will be held on Saturday 19th March at Ilchester. Preliminary information on it is available here.

Orienteering 2050

SWOA are holding a workshop about the future of the sport, aimed specifically at younger orienteers. It will be held on Saturday 26th February in Taunton. More information is available here.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

SWOA Website

SWOA have a new website which is accessible from the Links page of the BOK website. Amongst other things it includes Galoppen scoring.

Sunday, January 02, 2011

Reminder - Compass Sport Cup Qualifier

Entries for the Compass Sport Cup qualifying round at Longleat on 16th January need to be received by your Klub Captains by Friday 7th January. BOK needs a good turnout to ensure qualification for the Final, so if you haven't yet entered please contact Chris or Helen Kelsey now. An entry form is available via the Hot Links.