Information category: Admin/Board
Clubs (or others who have valid projects) are reminded that the next deadline for applications for the SOA Club Development Fund is 1st October 2016. Applications to be submitted to Colin Matheson by the end of September.
The only constant is change. And on that note we are in touch with you again to inform you about staff changes within Scottish Orienteering. This time it concerns our Development Officers.
We had four Development Officers working across Scotland to help primarily with club development and to support SOA and club membership growth. All four of these staff members have done a fantastic job, helping to raise awareness of the sport in very difficult times. A big Team High Five to …
How to stay informed about orienteering in Scotland
Our recent member survey results made it clear we could do much more with email in our communications. Since we established this, we have been working hard to introduce a solution. We are therefore pleased to say that we are now able to offer a few options.
Saturday 21st May 2016
The 2016 SOA AGM was held at Crathies Kirk Hall following on from the highly successful Scottish Orienteering Championships. The meeting was well attended (26), and over 20 proxy votes were received. Minutes and Summary of the meeting below.
The Financial Statements report was added Aug 3rd.
Have you renewed your membership yet?
You do not need to be a member of a club to participate in orienteering, but joining an orienteering club, along with Scottish Orienteering and British Orienteering, brings many benefits.
If you always forget about renewing your membership you might want to consider completing a Direct Debit Mandate and not have to worry again.
Applications are invited for the position of Regional Development Officer for Central/South Scotland. The deadline has been extended to Aug 15th.
We welcome Pat Squire as the new Urban League Coordinator. Many thanks to Andy Paterson who is stepping down.
Pat can be contacted on
We welcome Paul Caban's return as Fixtures Secretary.
Paul will be the first point of contact for clubs scheduling events. For more info: full details of the Fixtures Secretary role.