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On The Red Line is an independent site that thinks the top British orienteering athletes have a lot to contribute to the sport. They are a wonderful asset in the way they excel at the challenges offered in different terrains and disciplines and exemplify the main qualities demanded in orien...

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sprinters Photo: Charlotte and Kirstin at the sprint weekend

The top GB sprinters gathered in York two weeks before the European Champs sprint races for a final group training weekend.

Graham Gristwood was the planner and he has put together a short video of the running giving a flavour of what went on. Several locations and several formats are evident.

Thanks to Steve Whitehead, Paul Murgatroyd, Peter and Christine Roberts, Bill Griffiths and EBOR Orienteers.

We were prompted to set up a site to focus on the GB orienteering team and senior squad because of the interest we have developed in the athletes and the international programme. We knew there was a lot of material out on the internet and in social media but it wasn't easy to find it as it was so scattered. A chance meeting at Ralph's old school really brought home to us the difficulty of following the GB team.

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Support

Author: Sarah Brown

The GB Orienteers are very grateful for the support they receive from clubs and regions.

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