The new UK Elite Orienteering League continues to use the existing UK Cup and Future Champions Cup trophies. Donations wanted towards MWU23 trophies.
Generous sponsorship from Deeside Orienteering and Leisure Maps and ggmaps continues into 2017. Individuals have also contributed to the prize fund; Paul Street, Duncan Birtwistle and anonymous donators. Last minute contributions are welcome – email email@example.com
The 2017 prize fund currently sits at £600 to be distributed as follows:
Seniors: 1st – £50, 2nd – £35, 3rd – £20, 4th – £15, 5th- £10.
MWU23: 1st – £25, 2nd – £15, 3rd – £10.
MW18&20: 1st – £30, 2nd – £20, 3rd – £10.
If you are interested in sponsoring the 2017 series, either with a contribution to the cash prize fund or with equipment, please email Duncan Birtwistle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In return we can promise publicity at the major races in the UK orienteering calendar 2017, as well as being associated with the elite orienteering scene.
The 2015 league was sponsored by Deeside Orienteering and Leisure Maps, ggmaps and private individuals.
A new U23 class was also introduced
- Silva who provided Silva 35L Duffel bags (RRP £69.99) for the top 6 in each senior class (M/W21) and top 3 in each junior class (M/W18 and M/W20).
- Several generous sponsors who donated prize funds including Deeside Orienteering and Leisure maps, ggmaps, and others. £2000 was distributed in 2015.
- sportscotland who provided generous support for the final Bannockburn and Schiehallion weekend of races.