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Sandy Robertson

1931-2015

Sandy passed away peacefully in the early hours of the 31st July 2015 after a long illness. He was an Honorary Vice President of SOA and one of the founding members of ESOC and CUNOC.

01st Aug 15

2015 World Orienteering Championship athletes, Hollie Orr and Murray Strain with BBC ALBA programme presenter Derek Mackay

World Orienteering Championships

Based around the Inverness area

The World Orienteering Championships are now on, and there is live coverage on BBC ALBA TV
Sat 1st, Sprint Relay 18:00-19:25
Sun 2nd, Sprint Final 16:45-19:10
Wed 5th, Relay 16:00-18:10
The television coverage will be presented by Derek Mackay with expert analysis provided by orienteering coach, and former GBR Orienteering team member, Lorna Eades.
Watch a BBC regional news feature about the event.

01st Aug 15 Read more…

Alasdair McLeod interview

Featured on BBC Adventure Show

Show on BBC Scotland television Sunday 19th July

23rd Jul 15

Highland WOLF

Highland WOLF 2015

Weekend of Orienteering in Lovely Forests

BASOC are offering a complete weekend package, Middle distance in Anagach & Heathfield, Sprint (SOUL 6) in Grantown, Ceilidh, and SOL 7 in Loch Vaa North.
To encourage early entry they are offering a free prize draw for all those who enter all 3 races before 11th August. 1st prize of £40, 2nd and 3rd will get £20.
The initial online entry closing date is 23rd August, after this date we may take online entries but they will incur an additional late entry fee.
Entry via oentries.com and details on the BASOC website

22nd Jul 15

Alasdair Mcleod in action

GB Team for World Champs Selected!

Final selections for the World Championships have been made and there will be plenty of Scots to cheer on!

16th Jul 15 Read more…

Find Your Way to Orienteering

Find Your Way to Orienteering

Information for clubs

British Orienteering will shortly be announcing the “Find Your Way to Orienteering” scheme, which is intended to give newcomers a clear pathway into the sport and an easily understood source of information.  As the SOA has been heavily involved in developing this scheme, we can offer a preview of what the scheme offers and requires, so clubs can firm up their plans.

14th Jul 15 Read more…

Compass Point Scottish O League 2015

SOL league scores after 6 races are now available.  Scores can be found by course or age class.

The SOL5/6 weekend scores are all included. The M21E Middle Distance is used for the ‘Black’ course scores as well as M21E.  W21E includes both races from the weekend, but these do not appear in any course scores as the W21E courses were unique on both days.

27th Jun 15 Read more…

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SOA Annual General Meeting 2015

Minutes published

The AGM was held at 6 p.m.on Saturday 23 May, following the Scottish Individual Championships at Ardnaskie. The venue for the AGM was the Village Hall in nearby Taynuilt.
The minutes are now published below.

25th Jun 15 Read more…

Junior Inter-Regional Championships 2015

Team Selections

This year’s JIRCs will take place in the West Midlands over the weekend of 26&27 September.
The following team has been selected to represent the Scottish Orienteering Association.

25th Jun 15 Read more…

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SOL 6, Dunalastair, Jun 21

Schiehallion Weekend Day 3

Compass Point Scottish Orienteering League
The final race of the weekend on a classic Highland mix of open moorland, plantation forest and natural woodland, with some very complex contour detail and very few line features.
Results on the Tayside Orienteers website

24th Jun 15

Older items

Volunteers required for assembling trestles… 22nd Jun 15

SOL 5, Tullochroisk, Jun 20… 20th Jun 15

bto SOUL 4, Bannockburn, Jun 19… 20th Jun 15

WOC2015 Selections… 18th Jun 15

Orienteering on the BBC… 17th Jun 15

Scottish Team Selections for the 2015 VHI… 16th Jun 15

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