Book Online: Teddy Bears’ Picnic Easter 2019

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Friday 12 April, 3-5pm

Children to bring along a bear.

3-4pm – Activities including a teddy bear trail in the park and some multi-skills activities on the grass.

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4-4.30pm – Picnic with a visit from a life-size friendly bear. Competition for the best teddy bear!

4.30-5pm – Visit from Chase, Marshall and Skye from PAW Patrol, who will do some party dances. There will also be an opportunity for photos.

Parents are required to stay with their children.

Image: Paw Patrol Characters, Photo: Characters Inc.
Characters courtesy of Characters Inc.

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Okehampton Running Club

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Image: Okehampton Running ClubClub nights are Tuesdays and Thursdays. There are five groups for different abilities running each night, so there should be one to suit you. Each group is taken out by a qualified leader to help guide you in your training. Meet at 6.15pm and train from 6.30-7.30pm.

When: Tuesdays, Assemble 18.15pm, running groups depart 18.30pm
Where: Pavilion in the Park
Contact: OCRA – 01837 318010
Email: okehamptonrunningclub@gmail.com

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West Devon Walk and Talk – Oct-Dec 2018

Why Walking WorksThe new West Devon Walk and Talk programme for October to December is available now (PDF file, 152KB).

  • Weekly short walks
  • Weekly moderate walks
  • Monthly Sunday walks

Grade 1 Walks have now been merged with the Tuesday Grade 2 walks. They take up to 30 minutes and will still take place fortnightly. For further information, please contact: David Arney – 01837 861829 or email – Darney382@aol.com

Continue reading West Devon Walk and Talk – Oct-Dec 2018

1st Sept: Dartmoor Highground 50, Marathon + shorter run

Image: Dartmoor Highground racingThe Dartmoor 50 Ultra Trail running race, Dartmoor Marathon and Yes Tor Hill Race are fully signed trail running races with great support and a distinctly wild and at times fell running feel,  taking in the highest points in the south of England and some of the lesser visited tops.

Dartmoor is the largest area of wilderness in the south of England and one of the wildest and most challenging landscapes in the UK for a running race.

http://freedom-racing.co.uk/dartmoor-highground/

 

CANCELLED 3rd and 4th August: ENDURANCE RUNS – Dartmoor 100 & 50

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The Ultra Tour of Dartmoor Image: Dartmoor 100 and 50 Endurance races(U.T.D)  creates the most challenging and adventurous way to circumnavigate the Moor within a 100 mile event. A complete tour, encompassing as many wild and not-to-be-missed places as possible, a landscape steeped in myths and legend.

The Ultra Tour of Dartmoor visits a myriad of Moorland landmarks, picture-postcard villages and crosses an intense diversity of terrain, from it’s wild remote heart to the satellite leafy woodland glades and meandering riverside trails of it’s outer edges. Continue reading CANCELLED 3rd and 4th August: ENDURANCE RUNS – Dartmoor 100 & 50

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Super Sports Sunday is Festival Finale in Simmons Park

Image: OCRA Super Sports Sunday 2018Over 800 people came to try a variety of sports and activities at OCRA’s annual Super Sports Sunday in Simmons Park (Sunday 22 July).

OCRA, in partnership with Fusion’s Parklands Leisure Centre, with Okehampton Hockey, Cycling and Running clubs, plus Tavyside Badminton, offered more than 20 have-a-go tasters and competitions throughout the day. Continue reading Super Sports Sunday is Festival Finale in Simmons Park

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Gallery: Super Sports Funday 2018

Image: Super Sports Funday 2018 SUPER SPORTS FUNDAY – Cycling, Running, Dance, Trampolining, Putting, Climbing and more…

See the gallery from the day below.

Follow up with lots of great activities for children of all ages over the summer holiday https://ocrasport.org.uk/get-involved/holidays/ + OCRA at Okehampton Show on August 9th. Continue reading Gallery: Super Sports Funday 2018