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Discussion: The OREAD

in: Orienteer Kansas

Jan 5, 2008 2:42 PM # 
Spike:
I thought I'd start a message thread with The OREAD as a way to archive the newsletters (starting with January 2008 and not worrying about the previous several years of OREADs)...
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Jan 5, 2008 2:42 PM # 
Spike:
The Oread is an email newsletter for Orienteer Kansas. The newsletter is sent out
about once a month.

COMING EVENTS

Possum Trot O' Club has two events scheduled for January. A 1-hour score orienteering
event at Shawnee Mission Park on January 6, and a regular event at Burr Oak Woods on
January 26. Pre-registration is REQUIRED for the Burr Oak event. For more info, see:

http://ptoc.org/

NEW OK ORIENTEER TOPS

Patrick Nuss is working to design a striking new OK O' top. You can see his design
sketches and some comments on the Orienteer Kansas group at Attackpoint, under the thread
labelled OK Jerseys:

http://www.attackpoint.org/group.jsp/group_31

Anyone can look at the discussion, but to post a comment, you have to register at
Attackpoint.

JANE BETROS TRIBUTE

Jane Betros passed away in early December. The Kansas City Star ran a tribute that is
worth a look:

http://www.kansascity.com/115/story/412836.html

POSSUM TROT WEEKEND REPORTS

OK had a good turnout for the event at Woodridge, including a van load of runners from
Manitoba. Results and a couple of snapshots from the forest are at:

http://www.orienteerkansas.com/07Dec1WoodridgeO/re...

PTOC hosted the Possum Trot the next day. As always, a good crowd and a long, tough
course.

Eric Buckley wrote up both events (including scans of the maps) at:

http://www.carolsteam.org/racing/default.aspx/repo...
Mar 4, 2008 11:51 AM # 
Spike:
The Oread is an unofficial newsletter for Orienteer Kansas.

NEW OK JERSEYS

Patrick Nuss has designed new OK jerseys. NOW is the time to place your order. Info -
including a sketch of the final design and ordering info - is available at:

http://www.attackpoint.org/discussionthread.jsp/me...

Please take a look. If you want a jersey, place your order ASAP.

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