BOK successes at the British Championships


An amazing weekend of results at the British Orienteering Championships this weekend, held at Brown Clee in Shropshire.

On Saturday in the Long Distance Championships we managed the following podium positions:

W10 Ella May Rush 1st
W12 Ruby Owen 1st
W35S Tereza Rush 1st
W55 Alice Bedwell 1st Jackie Hallett 2nd
W60 Alison Simmons 1st (by 11 minutes!!)

M12 Guy Owen 2nd
M40 Geoff Ellis 1st
M50 Clive Hallett 2nd

On Sunday the teams on the podium were:

Mini Relay Guy Owen, Edith Stagg, Bryony Stagg 2nd
M14 Oliver Tonge, Harry Stagg, Jim Bailey 2nd
M40 Geoff Ellis, Ifor Powell, Paul Gebbett 3rd
M50 Mark Saunders, Phil Murray, Clive Hallett 1st
W50 Jackie Hallett, Alison Simmons, Alice Bedwell 1st
M60 Peter Maliphant, John Simmons, Charles Daniel 2nd
Women Short Open Jane Stagg, Laura Britton, Chloe Potter 2nd

Special mention to the junior ad-hoc team of Millie Stagg, Ruby Owen and Lucy Tonge who were 4th, but only beaten by team that contained at least two boys.

The results in the relays meant that 7 out of the 15 teams that we had running made the podium.... WHAT AN AMAZING CLUB

A full picture gallery from the event is available in the Members Only section (courtesy of Steve Rush).