Several Airienteers surprised Tom Crowther at his 100th Parkrun at Woodhouse Moor today to run with him or cheer him from the sidelines on his 80th Birthday. Tom's achievement was celebrated by all park runners before the off and a rousing chorus of Happy Birthday was sung. Congratulations Tom!
The new Wednesday night series for Winter starts on Wednesday 10th January !!!
Mass start at 7pm. Find as many controls as you can in whatever order you like. Either a 45 minute or 60 minute course. Lose points if you're late back!
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The Club will be putting in an order for AIRE kit on the 10th December. Note that this time round there is the opportunity to order long sleeved tops, in addition to the regular short sleeved, just what's needed in these plummeting temperatures! Click on the link for the info sheet. Tops will arrive early January.
The next copy date for Aire Affairs is 31st January. Please let me have your festive season stories, your event highs and lows and your New Year Orienteering Resolutions. If you are having a new year clear out, consider advertising some of that unused gear and donating the proceeds to our Junior Squad??
Airienteers gathered in Guiseley to celebrate the 80th Birthdays of Tom and Jeff. Old friendships were renewed over lunch and much animated conversation took place. Happy Birthday Jeff and Tom!
Congratulations to this year's Aire victors:
Alistair Broadest, Leon Foster and Val Gilleard
Adel Urban event from 5.15pm.
Food followed by the drama of the AGM at 7pm.
Photo shows Chair in training for difficult meeting.
A great day out.
Lots of children tried the maze and most also had a go in the Park.
Well done to Caleb, Sam, Joel, Sam, Jojo for coming top.
They had several trial runs, but were perfect in the end!
We are organising an event in Great Tower Wood beside Lake Windermere on 5th November as part of our coaching weekend. The terrain is superb - see map R. This is pre-entry only, so sign up now via Fabian4.co.uk.
Please can you spare an hour to help me run the event?