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Tweet Friday 5th February 2021

Get Active this Autumn Photo Competition Winners Announced

Over the autumn months last year juniors and families were encouraged take part in Autumn Orienteering activities made available for download and share a photo of their experiences with British Orienteering. 

As part of the Get Active this Autumn Campaign, British Orienteering partnered up with who kindly donated two fabulous head torches for the two winning photos.

Photos were posted on the British Orienteering’s Facebook page and/or Twitter account using the hashtag #getactivethisautumn

With that, British Orienteering will now announce the winners of the Get Active this Autumn Photograph Competition!

1st Prize Winner 

Dave Peel (South Yorkshire Orienteers)

1st Prize Winning Photograph by Dave Peel (SYO)

1st prize head torch is the Ferei HL65 Headlight: (Retails at £94)  

    • Up to 1500 lumens with 9 programmable light levels
    • Lightweight and completely waterproof
    • Uses one lithium rechargeable battery which can be replaced in seconds
    • Multiple battery configurations available of 1, 2 or 4 cells (1 cell included with the light)
    • The battery container can be removed from headband
    • Ultra low light level available (useful for map reading)
    • Diffused light output




1st prize - Ferei HL54 Headlight

2nd Prize Winner

Michelle Mallinson

2nd Prize Winning Photograph by Michelle Mallinson

2nd prize head torch is the Ferei HL54 Headlight (Retails at £77) 

  • Small size, lightweight (47g without battery, 157g including headstrap and battery)
  • Variable light levels with up to 32 hours use on a single charge
  • Integrated rechargeable lithium battery
  • 150 lumens maximum
  • Four leds (three white one red)
2nd prize photograph - Ferei HL54 Headlight 

Dave Peel (South Yorkshire Orienteers) says:  "We are delighted to have won such a great prize from Bike Lights in British Orienteering's Active Autumn photo competition. We love the challenges that night orienteering presents so our new light has already been put through its paces. Thank you."

Family night orienteering after having received the prize

Congratulations to the winners.  Thank you to everyone who took part.

Thank you to for donating these two extremely generous prizes.