Scottish 6 Days 2015 Highlights

04th Sep 15

ESOC Ultrasprint

ESOC logo

Sun 20th September

The Ultrasprint provides a challenge to navigate around the controls in the Maze and those in the surrounding parkland. It is entertaining for the spectators and makes a very welcoming, sociable, fun event.
Details one the ESOC website and enter online via Fabian 4, closing date Sun13th Sept.

03rd Sep 15

Highland WOLF 2015

Highland WOLF, Credit:BASOC

Weekend of Orienteering in Lovely Forests

5-6 September. The initial online entry closing date was Sunday 23rd August, we are taking online entries up to Thur midnight but they now include an additional late entry fee and map availability can’t be guaranteed.
Start times and more details about distances to start etc. are now available
Entry and start times on and more details on the BASOC website

01st Sep 15  

Glasgow Parks Championships 2015


30th August

3 races, 3 parks, 1 overall result. Good social as well as competitive event. Now in the summer it was even more enjoyable.

30th Aug 15  

Elite orienteering development

World  of O

International Orienteering Coaches Conference 2015

How do Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland do this?
Follow the Live blog by Jan Kocbach
From Monday August 24th until Wednesday August 26th
Worthwhile following, great material and ideas. What could Scotland take from this and implement?

25th Aug 15  

Glen Coe Skyline race

Johannes on Glen Coe Skyline, Credit:Ian Corless

Congratulations to Johannes Felter

Johannes Felter, the SOA Regional Development officer (Highland), was 13th at the inaugural Glen Coe Skyline race. This is 52.96km with 4,256m of climb, which he did in 8:33:10. The winner, Joe Symonds, did it in 7:36:21. The route features long and sustained sections of scrambling terrain, which is roughly equivalent to moderate standard rock climbing.

24th Aug 15  

bto SOUL 7 Jedburgh Sun 27 Sept

SOUL logo

Roxburgh Reivers welcome you to Jedburgh for yet another new area to most urban orienteers. Full set of urban courses from m/w 12 - to supervet. Also bringing you an open sprint category suitable for over 16s (not part of the urban league). Entries are open now on oentries. Read on for more info about the area and event.

19th Aug 15  

Board meeting minutes

Latest meeting

The minutes of the Board meeting held on 27th Jun 2015

18th Aug 15  

Older items

Ward Junior Home Internationals 2015… 13th Aug 15

bto SOUL series announcement… 13th Aug 15

Highland 2015, Thanks… 12th Aug 15

Highland 2015 now over… 09th Aug 15

Sandy Robertson… 01st Aug 15

World Orienteering Championships… 01st Aug 15

Alasdair McLeod interview… 23rd Jul 15

GB Team for World Champs Selected!… 16th Jul 15

Find Your Way to Orienteering… 14th Jul 15

Compass Point Scottish O League 2015… 27th Jun 15

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