Junior Inter-Regional Championships 2016

2016 Overall winners, Credit:Ross Lilley

A Win for Scotland

These were held in Aberdeenshire on 24th / 25th September 2016 and the Scotland team were the winners.

Individual results, Individual splits, Routegadget

Relay results, Relay splits, Routegadget

Overall team results

Full report from Elizabeth Furness, Scotland Team Manager, below.

27th Sep 16   Read more...


Scottish team selections for the Senior Home Internationals

22nd-23rd October

We are pleased to announce that the following athletes have been selected to represent Scotland at the forthcoming SHI's being held at Newborough Forest, Anglesey, Wales.

27th Sep 16   Read more...


New SCORE Editor

Sheila Reynolds

We are delighted to welcome Sheila Reynolds of MAROC as our new SCORE
Editor. Here are a few words from Sheila to introduce herself.

23rd Sep 16   Read more...


Highland 2015 up for award

Scottish Event Awards

The Drum Scottish Event Awards, Oct 5th

The Scottish 6 Days and World Orienteering Champs (collectively known as Highland 2015) are finalists in the The Drum Scottish Event Awards on October 5th.

23rd Sep 16


SCORE magazine

SCORE Sept 2016

Sept 2016

This issue features a variety of accounts from summer multi-day events in several different countries. Recent Scottish events are covered too, plus some major international competitions. There are also articles about the benefits of stretching, junior coaching, and an interview with Terry O'Brien. Regular columns include news from our new Chief Operating Officer, Events Manager and Education Manager, plus another O-pinion piece, squad updates and a preview of forthcoming events.

22nd Sep 16   Read more...


Orienteering, more than just running

21st Sep 16


New Regional Development Officer Central / South appointed

Rona Lindsay, Credit:Crawford Lindsay

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Rona Lindsay as Regional Development Officer Central / South, starting on October 3rd.
Rona will be based out of Edinburgh, primarily working from sportscotland’s office at the Gyle Centre. She will work alongside Johannes Petersen who is changing into his new role as RDO North by the beginning of October.

21st Sep 16   Read more...


National Centre course schedule

National Centre logo

LATEST ITEMS: Grade C Controllers' Course Inverness 19 November; Event Safety Workshops in Glasgow and Edinburgh 7 and 21 November respectively.  Places available on Coaching Foundation course in Speyside on Saturday 22 October.

21st Sep 16   Read more...


Older items

Hollie and Jess on the podium… 19th Sep 16

Compass Point Scottish O League 2016… 19th Sep 16

SOA Club Development Fund… 19th Sep 16

Ward Junior Home Internationals 2016… 18th Sep 16

SOL 6, Fairy Knowe & Doon Hill, Oct 2… 15th Sep 16

SOA Patron Karen Darke wins Gold at Rio… 15th Sep 16

Highland WOLF 2016… 10th Sep 16

Development Officer changes at Scottish Orienteering… 02nd Sep 16

Brian Porteous retires as IOF President… 30th Aug 16

World Schools’ Orienteering Championship 2017… 28th Aug 16

Email newsletters… 25th Aug 16

South of Scotland Orienteering League… 21st Aug 16

Good luck to GB team at WOC 2016!… 19th Aug 16

It’s everyone’s responsibility - Safeguarding in Sport… 12th Aug 16

Volunteers’ Weekend 2017 - short survey… 09th Aug 16

ScotJOS Summer in Sweden… 09th Aug 16

Orienteering links… 08th Aug 16

Permanent Orienteering Courses in Scotland… 08th Aug 16

SOA Annual General Meeting 2016… 03rd Aug 16

Membership Information… 02nd Aug 16

Purple Thistle 2016… 01st Aug 16

Applications invited for RDO Central/South Scotland… 22nd Jul 16

Summer orienteering at Glenmore Lodge… 22nd Jul 16

Headcam (and other forms of imaging) use during events… 21st Jul 16

BTO SOUL 6/7, Sprint Scotland, Jul 16/17… 16th Jul 16

Glasgow Parks Championships 2016… 16th Jul 16

Urban League Coordinator… 15th Jul 16

Fixtures Secretary… 11th Jul 16

Board meeting minutes… 08th Jul 16

Strategic Plan 2016-2020… 08th Jul 16

Updated Course Planning Guidance… 06th Jul 16

BTO SOUL 5, Aberdeen Westhill, June 25… 26th Jun 16

Scottish Team Selections for the 2016 VHI… 26th Jun 16

Jamie Stevenson Trophy 2016… 19th Jun 16

Start and Finish planning reminders… 17th Jun 16

Wanted, new SCORE editor… 06th Jun 16

BTO Solicitors extend SOUL series sponsorship… 02nd Jun 16

Scottish Schools Orienteering Festival - 2016… 31st May 16

Staff Changes at Scottish Orienteering… 29th May 16

The Rules of Orienteering… 27th May 16

Scottish Championships, Individual… 24th May 16

President’s medal 2016… 23rd May 16

Scottish Championships 2016… 23rd May 16

Hollie Orr is putting Scotland on the map… 23rd May 16

Equality Standard award… 22nd May 16

Scottish Championships, Relay… 22nd May 16

Volunteers’ Weekend 13-15 May… 20th May 16

British Orienteering Championships 2018… 17th May 16

Scottish Inter-club championships (SICC), rules and guidelines… 16th May 16

SOL 3, Affric North, May 8… 08th May 16

GB Junior selections, summer 2016… 07th May 16

SOA Appoints Chief Operating Officer… 04th May 16

Scottish Spring 2016… 23rd Apr 16

Dark Thistle, Craig a Barns… 23rd Apr 16

Good Practice Guide to Orienteering and the Environment… 18th Apr 16

Scottish Schools’ Festival 2016… 18th Apr 16

Moray & Highland Junior Champs 2016… 18th Apr 16

SOL 2, Culteuchar, Apr 10… 10th Apr 16

BTO SOUL 4, Livingston, Apr 9… 09th Apr 16

Operations Director vacancy… 05th Apr 16

Information and resources for coaches… 05th Apr 16

Stirling Coaching Weekend, April 2016… 05th Apr 16

BTO SOUL 3, Paisley, Apr 3… 04th Apr 16

World Orienteering Day 11th May 2016… 03rd Apr 16

Scottish 6 Days 2017… 21st Mar 16

Anti-Doping Policy… 21st Mar 16

Coach CPD Days for 2016… 18th Mar 16

CompassSport Cup 2016… 13th Mar 16

Controllers Training Course… 11th Mar 16

Child Protection and the PVG Scheme… 09th Mar 16

SportsAid Scotland Awards for 2016… 08th Mar 16

SOL 1, Elibank, Mar 6… 07th Mar 16

Communications Survey Results… 06th Mar 16

Clean sweep of trophies for EUOC at BUCS… 01st Mar 16

BTO Urban League 2016… 25th Feb 16

Charity Information… 15th Feb 16

Scotland Vets Selection Policy for VHI 2016… 11th Feb 16

List of Controllers… 09th Feb 16

Event Safety Training… 06th Feb 16

Scottish Night Championships 2016… 26th Jan 16

BTO SOUL 2, Sth Queensferry, Feb 7… 26th Jan 16

Equality and Diversity Policy… 26th Jan 16

BTO SOUL 1, Edinburgh, Jan 23… 24th Jan 16

Junior Selection Opportunities… 11th Jan 16

ScotJOS: call for volunteers to support the squad… 11th Jan 16

ScotJOS Programme 2016… 11th Jan 16

Orienteering Techniques by Gareth Bryan-Jones… 07th Jan 16

Funding Opportunities… 07th Jan 16

Regular Orienteering Map Programme… 22nd Dec 15

Funding for UKCC courses… 15th Dec 15

Ian Robertson 1932-2015… 14th Dec 15

Coaching Foundation course… 13th Dec 15

SEDS Squad Selections 2016… 09th Dec 15

WOC Long wins Course of the Year… 08th Dec 15

2015 bto Urban League Prizegiving… 03rd Dec 15

SOLs & CS Cup Scottish Final 2017 applications… 02nd Dec 15

Scottish Junior Orienteering Squad 2016… 01st Dec 15

Scottish Score Championships 2015… 30th Nov 15

Moravian are the Sport Moray Team of the Year… 26th Nov 15

Chasing Perfection… 22nd Nov 15