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SOA Annual General Meeting 2015

The SOA Board proposes a change to Section 11.8 of the Articles of Association by a Special Resolution at the AGM on 23 May 2015.  The AGM will be held on Saturday 23 May, following the Scottish Individual Championships at Ardnaskie.  The venue for the AGM will be near the event at Taynuilt.

27th Mar 15 Read more…

bto SOUL 3, Aboyne, May 2

Royal Deeside weekend

MAROC are hosting this in a new area that is a mixture of old/new housing, with open areas, some intricate path networks, and surrounding mature woodland. Entry via There is also a forest sprint at Tilquhillie the evening before, details on the MAROC website.
GRAMP are hosting SOL 4 is at Glen Dye the next day.

26th Mar 15

SOL 4, Glen Dye, May 3

Compass Point Scottish Orienteering League

Grampian Orienteers are looking forward to welcoming you all to experience the delights of Glen Dye - an area that includes beautiful mature pine forest over moraine deposits. GRAMP website, enter via
Make a weekend of it by running Maroc’s Forest sprint at Tilquhillie (near Banchory) on Friday evening, SOUL 3 in Aboyne on the Saturday and visiting some of Royal Deeside’s many other attractions on the holiday Monday!

24th Mar 15

SOL 2, Bonskeid Estate, March 22

Compass Point Scottish Orienteering League

STAG & ESOC combined to bring you SOL 2 on an area rarely used since Tayside 1985. New map produced in 2014 by Stirling Surveys using LiDAR data.
There was a serious computer problem but full results are now available.
More about that below…

23rd Mar 15 Read more…

SHIs 2015

The selection policy for the Senior Home International 2015 plus the SEDS squad 2015/16 is now available.

20th Mar 15 Read more…


CompassSport Cup 2015

Scottish Heat - Balnagowan - 15th March

Congratulations to FVO who won the Scottish heat of the large clubs competition (the Cup) and to MAROC who won the small clubs (the Trophy).
MAROC presented this event , which was based at the Aboyne Community Centre. Balnagowan is just to the north, and was described in the event details as “a great area in Deeside with a mix of complex rock and contour detail and varied forest terrain.”

17th Mar 15 Read more…


Capercaillie SOA/RSPB Agreement

2015 Agreement

A new Agreement between the Scottish Orienteering Association and the Capercaillie Biodiversity Action Plan Steering Group on the use of forests for orienteering competitions and training where capercaillie are present is now available.

16th Mar 15 Read more…

SCORE March 2015 cover

SCORE magazine, March 2015

This issue brings you reports from the World Masters in Brazil and recent events in Australia, a feature on schools orienteering in various parts of Scotland, an interview with GB Squad member Scott Fraser, and the latest news of the forthcoming World Orienteering Championships in Scotland and the Scottish 6 Days. Regular columns including coaching corner, squad news, two more SOA Board profiles, and a look forward to events this spring. Hope you’ll enjoy reading it.

12th Mar 15 Read more…

Board meeting minutes

The minutes of the Board meeting held on 24th Jan 2015

09th Mar 15 Read more…

Ali leading out on the chasing start on the last day.

Early season round-up

Although we’ve just had the first Scottish O League event, SEDS athletes have been racing on the international circuit in the last month. Here’s a brief round-up of who’s in form!

08th Mar 15 Read more…

Older items

SOL 1, Gullane Bents, March 8… 08th Mar 15

Scottish Sports Aid Awards for 2015… 06th Mar 15

Rhoda Grant MSP goes orienteering… 02nd Mar 15

EUOC win BUCS2015… 24th Feb 15

CompassSport Award for SCORE… 21st Feb 15

Scotland Vets Selection Policy for VHI 2015… 15th Feb 15

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