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Orion Kit Shop – now online!

Orions answer to Amazon is finally here! Back at the beginning of the summer I told you that we were working on developing an Online shop where you can purchase all of your lovely Orion kit. We are currently trialling our new online shop which will be initially just selling the Orion club vest – see link below. Hopefully we will eventually be able to roll out and offer all of the Orion kit online and make it more easily available to you so there will be no more excuses for turning up in an old brown-looking 1970’s version of [...]

By | 2017-01-09T04:10:02+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Winter Fixtures (PROVISIONAL dates)

Each year members have asked me when the fixture list will be out for the upcoming season and requested we get it sent out to people as soon as possible so that diairies can be planned ; this year we have been working tirelessly behind the scenes to try and sort out the Winter fixture list and you can download a PROVISIONAL list of our fixtures (which may be subject to change) ;as in recent seasons the Club will look to prioritise the 3 Mobmatches, the Essex Cross Country League  (EL) and the Championships ; as always this an arduous task and i must apologise for [...]

By | 2016-08-23T11:05:11+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Download 2016 Fixture Card & Captains Summer Letter

We are sending this out electronically, for the first time, to expedite the process and give you more time to plan your Summer race schedule. We will still be sending them both out in the post to you, hopefully next week.   DOWNLOAD FIXTURES & LETTER

By | 2017-01-09T04:10:03+00:00 April 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Club House Extension Gets The Go Ahead

We got approval last week from the Corporation of London for our plans for the much needed clubhouse extension.  It is an exciting project that will more than double the amount of space we have.  The next steps are to submit the planning application and to raise the money we need.  We will put updates with the plans on the wall in the clubhouse. This is a big project for the whole club.  If you can help in any way, please contact Tim Wright thgirwmit@hotmail.com or Grant Corton grantc@lom-fdp.com At the moment we are particularly looking for fundraisers, suggestions about [...]

By | 2017-01-09T04:10:03+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The 100 club. The Orion version of the Lottery.

The 100 club. The Orion version of the Lottery.  You get the chance to win a cash prize on a monthly basis while helping fund the clubhouse extension (and much much more). Latest results NOV 28 John Barrett  £40 69 Stuart Colley £25 43 Don Ford £15 DEC 21 Geoff Lunn £40 36 Bryan Arkell £25 66 Dave Cracknell £15 EXTRA DRAW (for all the numbers that haven't been drawn this year) 10 Sally Weston £40 104 Lisa Short £25 73  Alan Dickin £15 In order to join the 100 club, you will need to set up a standing [...]

By | 2016-02-22T11:25:49+00:00 February 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Ben Hall Orion XC champion 2015/16

Congratulations to Ben Hall Orion XC champion 2015/16 – only 34 people have won this in the 93 times it has been run – Brilliant running!!!! Thank you to everybody who helped out today in particular Bob JousiffeMarshall Don Taylor and Alan Godbold Neil Mcgoun  Andy Day Jayne Dayand all the Marshall’s and timekeeping team. ‪#‎kingofthemud‬ ‪#‎orion‬ ‪#‎mercury‬

By | 2016-01-27T12:32:47+00:00 January 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Essex League Race 3 – 14/11/2015 – Report

On the 14th of November, despite the fact that most runners were at the London Youth Games, 16 junior Orion Harriers runners travelled all the way to Cambridge to compete in the third Essex League cross country of the season. In the first race of the day, the under 13 girls, Orion excelled with Rosie Shaw leading the team home 7th, Becci Leddy 9th only 5 seconds later and Eve Smith 31st, earning a solid 5th place in the team competition. In the under 13 boys, Henry Jones was Orion’s only runner but ran strongly for 20th place. Sadly, all [...]

By | 2017-01-09T04:10:05+00:00 November 16th, 2015|Junior News|0 Comments