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Success for Ben Kyd - member of Manchester District Orienteering Club

Report by Clive Allen (Former British Orienteering Chairman)

The latest International Virtual TempO competition, an event every day for the past 10 days using park and urban terrain in Milan, was won overall by 17-year-old Ben Kyd, Manchester & District Orienteering Club (MDOC).

Ben won on two of the days and was second three times. There were 719 participants in all, including several world elite trail orienteers. MDOC, with 14 competitiors taking part, was second in the overall club standings.

Ben Kyd has also produced a live video from each day on his YouTube channel, The Orienteering Kyd - YouTube. Here there is much one can learn about virtual TempO – give it a try!