NGOC Club Championship

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The Club Championships is open only to members of North Gloucestershire OC.

The series comprises of one race per calendar month. Competitors’ seven best scores are used to determine overall position.

The scoring system adjusts all courses into a single results table – it does not matter if you decide to run a different course from one race to the next. The scoring for each race will be based on all course finishers and not just members of North Gloucestershire OC, so for a points bonanza first you need to have a clean run, and second hope that few other “good” runners from other clubs are so fortunate! It would follow that the smaller, less well attended, races would yield the highest club champs scores in a season.

For 2017, the Championships is still evolving – past scores may be revised at no notice as a result of code developments or assumption changes.

Prizes

Prizes will be awarded for:

  • Male Club Champion
  • Female Club Champion
  • Junior Male Club Champion (M16-)
  • Junior Female Club Champion (W16-)
  • Handicap Club Champion (applying British Orienteering standard handicaps)

2017 Fixtures

  1. Sun 22nd January: Danby Lodge, North Gloucestershire OC Galoppen
  2. Sun 5th February: New Beechenhurst East, Bristol OK and Avon Schools League
  3. Sun 12th March: Cwm Lickey, Welsh League and CompassSport Cup Qualifying Round
  4. Sun 23rd April: Kings Wood, South Wales OC Welsh League
  5. Mon 29th May: Brampton Bryan, Springtime in Shropshire Day 3
  6. Sun 11th June: Bristol Harbourside East, BOK Blast
  7. Sat 12th August TBC: Knockalls, North Gloucestershire League forest sprint – DATE RESCHEDULED, TO BE CONFIRMED
  8. Mon 28th August: Abingdon, UK Urban League THIS EVENT IS STILL LISTED AS PROVISIONAL ON TVOC WEBSITE – WITH JULY RACE POSTPONED THIS RACE IS LIKELY TO BE CUT FROM THE SERIES
  9. Sun 17th September: Haydon Wick (Swindon), North Wilts urban race
  10. Sun 22nd October: Virtuous Lady (Devon), CompassSport Cup Final
  11. Sun 12th November: Titterstone Clee, West Midlands League
  12. Sun 3rd December: Brierley, Bristol OK and Avon Schools League

NOTE – Some of the proposed fixtures are still fluid due to permissions issues, and external clubs still saying “Provisional”. These will be firmed up in due course. It is the intention to have 12 races this season, and preferably less than 3 urban. All races will be communicated well in advance by email!

Results

Provisional standings in the Overall and Handicap competition after Race 6 are now available. Congratulations to our new leaders – Richard Purkis and Ros Taunton! With 7 races to count we will soon be seeing complete sets of scores and have a better idea of the leaderboard

Note – we are still using the 2016 membership including lapsed members – we will purge lapsed members towards the end of the year. If you finished a course and your name does not appear, please contact the Captain.