Orienteering on BBC Adventure Show

Watch on BBC iPlayer

Lorna Eades and Paul McGreal recently filmed a WOC2015 promotional item for broadcast on the BBC2 Adventure Show. It’s intended to be an introduction to the sport for the public. The presenters (Dougie Vipond and Deziree Wilson) ran a short course, and were carrying trackers.
Watch it on BBC iPlayer (starts 10mins in)

17th Jul 14

Moray 2013 nominated for award

2014 Scottish Event Awards

The 2013 Scottish 6 Day Event, Moray2013, has been nominated as a finalist in the Sports category of the 2014 Scottish Event Awards. The winners of the awards will be announced at a ceremony in Glasgow on October 8th.

16th Jul 14

Emma on EYOC podium

European Youth Championships 2014

As reported previously 4 ScotJOS members were selected for the European Youth Championships which have been taking place over the past few days in Strumica, Macedonia:  Andrew Barr MOR (M18), Kathryn Barr MOR (W16), Alex Carcas INT (M16) and Emma Wilson (CLYDE) W16.

30th Jun 14

SOA Annual General Meeting 2014

Minutes of the Annual General Meeting of the Scottish Orienteering Association, held on Saturday 24 May 2014, are now available for download.

27th Jun 14

SCORE magazine, Jun 2014

A link to the latest copy of the magazine has been emailed to SOA members.
It contains news and views from recent events, plus other interesting articles, including an explanation of what LiDAR means and how it’s used, a piece about the Solway summer coaching initiative, an interview with Robin Strain (electronic systems guru), and all…

23rd Jun 14

Navigation Knack

by Cameron McNeish

Orienteering is something everyone should try
It’s probably a sign of advancing age when you are invited to become Patron of a national organisation. My own competitive sporting achievements took place some forty-odd years ago so I was thrilled to be asked to become a Patron of Scottish Orienteering.

19th Jun 14

2015 and beyond

A recent publication from Glasgow City Council gives sports clubs advice on how to take advantage of the expected surge in interest in sport during and after the 2014 Commonwealth Games.  The lessons are of course highly relevant to orienteering clubs and WOC 2015, so we have produced a simpler document to meet this specific aim.

18th Jun 14

WOC 2015 seeks Squad Training Co-ordinator

The WOC 2015 event team would like to appoint someone to the role of Squad Training Co-ordinator.  The main role of the Squad Training Co-ordinator is to organise training opportunities for national squads in the build-up to WOC 2015.  Although this is a voluntary role, an honorarium might be payable.

16th Jun 14

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