Our AGM is on Wednesday 11th October, this year at The Malt Shovel, 3 Darenth Road, Dartford DA1 1LP. The restaurant is highly commended. All members and friends are welcome.

The format will be as previously, with arrival from 7pm onwards and us sitting down for the meal at 7:30pm. We will be in the conservatory, partially screened off from other diners. We will need to pre-order starters, main courses and desserts - Menu here. After all 3 courses, orders will be taken for coffee/tea and we will commence the AGM. The expected duration of the AGM is about 40 minutes, including the presentation of the trophies from the club championships being held at Weald Park on Sunday 24th September and various other trophies. We expect to be finished no later than 9:45pm although anyone can of course stay longer.

Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to let me know if you plan to come along and your menu choices, no later than Sunday evening, 8th October. I hope to see many of you on either or both of the 24th September and 11th October.

Klubb Activity Evenings

The winter activity evenings start again in September meeting at the usual place (Woodlands Farm Trust) from 7.30pm - 9pm.

27 September - Preparing for your night event experience! Led by Neil Speers. Meet in the Education Centre and then out in to Shooters Hill for the Night-O tips.

South East Middle Distance Championships

Congratulations to our 2 medal winners at the South East Middle Distance Championships at Wimbledon Common - Sheralee Bailey 1st in W45 to W50 and Steve Brockbank 3rd in M65+

CompassSport newsletter award for Dartbord

We have just learned that our Dartbord newsletter was been given an award:

The following publications have been chosen for 2016 CompassSport Newsletter Awards.  In alphabetical order: Berkshire Orienteers Newsletter (BKO, editor David Jukes), BOK News (BOK, editor Tommi Grover), Dartbord (DFOK, editor Sheralee Bailey), Deeside News (DEE, editor, Jane Mockford), The Droober (OD, editor Sue Hallett), Newstrack (DVO, editor Sal Chaffey), The Punch (SUFFOC, editor Lizzie Rosewell), Saxalert (SAX, editor Rowan Purkis), Score (SOA, editor Sheila Reynolds), The Southdowner (SO, editor Simon Thraves).

Congratulations to Sheralee and Phil for this achievement.


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