Top 10

Top 10 - Things You Didn’t Know You Had Missed

An embarrassing number of the general orienteering public have been doing silly things in the woods for a very long time. For those who weren’t there in the 60s and 70s, or who have now forgotten, here is my list of orienteering things that are no more. (Reproduced from Pacemaker 98, May 2006. The article also appeared in CompassSport in June 2008.)

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Top 10 - Events not to miss

So you’ve done a few events around Hertfordshire, and you’re ready to venture a bit further. Here is the “not to be missed” list to aim for. (Reproduced from Pacemaker 97, January 2006)

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Top 10 - Animal Sightings

The final details for the Queensland Championships 2005 included information about what to do if you encountered snakes on the course. Read on for further details of wildlife encounters from orienteering events around the world. (Reproduced from Pacemaker 96, September 2005)

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Top 10 - Mistakes

A list of the all-time top ten mistakes to watch out for that even the experts still make from time to time. If you haven’t done some of these yet then it’s only a question of time. (Reproduced from Pacemaker 93, September 2004)

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Top 10 - Technology Advances

Simon Errington looks back over 25 years of orienteering and picks his top 10 technological advances since he took up the sport in 1977. (Reproduced from Pacemaker 92, May 2004)

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