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Race report: O-Cup orienteering race at Rockwood Conservation Area

When I first starting orienteering in the fall of 2016, the thought of getting to look at the map just a few minutes before a race was terrifying! Now, it’s not such a big deal. For the O-Cup race at … Continue reading

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Race report: O-Cup at the University of Toronto Erindale Campus (orienteering race)

When I set out for the Erindale Campus of the University of Toronto for an O-Cup race, I had no idea that I may head for home potentially needing a haircut! This race, hosted by the Toronto Orienteering Club, was … Continue reading

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Race report: Turkey Trot orienteering double header

On a sunny fall day with the temperature forecasted to reach 31 degrees Celsius, feeling like 40+ with the humidity, who wouldn’t want to run their very first orienteering double header?! I set out for Cambridge, Ontario, where the Toronto … Continue reading

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Race report: UKR Gators O-Cup 2017 (or, introducing a friend to the sport of orienteering)

“Are things always this heated?” That’s what my friend Kristin asked at the start line of her very first orienteering race. We were gathered in a small crowd of about 30 people, many of whom were confused about the rules … Continue reading

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