Veteran Home International 2017

Veteran Home International 2015, Credit:Stephen Wilson

Bulletin One published

SOA and Badenoch & Strathspey Orienteering Club are proud to be hosting the 2017 Veteran Home International.

23rd Mar 17   Read more...


Board meeting minutes

Latest meeting

The minutes of the Board meeting held on 28th Jan 2017

21st Mar 17   Read more...


SOA BOARD VACANCY: Independent Director

We are seeking to appoint an Independent Director who will bring fresh and challenging thinking to our Board of Directors. SOA has not had such a position before, but requirements to demonstrate good governance and meet relevant standards in sport have increased and it is essential that we appoint an independent voice.

20th Mar 17   Read more...


Scottish Championships Individual

Scottish Championships 2017

Gullane, Archerfield and Yellowcraig, Sat 20th May

Provisional information, please keep in mind that these details may change; they will be updated or corrected as new information becomes available.

ESOC and TAY welcome you to Gullane, Archerfield and Yellowcraig on the 20th of May 2017 for the Scottish Championships Individual, by kind permission of Archerfield Estate, Muirfield Golf Course, Renaissance Golf Course, Archerfield Golf Course, and East Lothian Council.

18th Mar 17   Read more...


Scottish Championships 2017

Scottish Championships 2017

20-21st May

The Scottish Orienteering Champs come to the Lothians for the first time ever. Save the date and join us for a three day weekend of sun, sea and sand around Gullane. 

18th Mar 17   Read more...


Scottish Championships Relay

Binning Wood

Sunday 21st May, Binning Wood

Newly remapped and derhodoed, with a complex ride network unchanged since the original 1755 map.

18th Mar 17


SportsAid Scotland Awards 2017

Grace on the podium at EYOC 2016 (image credit Lisa Boileau)

Four junior Scottish athletes have been awarded grants from the Robertson Trust by SportsAid Scotland.

17th Mar 17   Read more...


SOA & FVO appoint new Club Development Officer

Chris Smithard

Chris Smithard is the new Forth Valley Club Development Officer

The SOA is delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Smithard as Club Development Officer with Forth Valley Orienteering Club.

17th Mar 17   Read more...


Older items

South of Scotland Orienteering League… 16th Mar 17

Focus Clubs Initiative… 13th Mar 17

CompassSport Cup/Trophy 2017… 12th Mar 17

SOA/Scottish Capercaillie Group Agreement… 09th Mar 17

Dark Thistle 2017… 09th Mar 17

Double Dukes Weekend… 09th Mar 17

Strathearn 2019 - Scottish 6 Days… 07th Mar 17

SCORE magazine… 07th Mar 17

SOA Event levies 2017… 07th Mar 17

SOA subscriptions 2017… 07th Mar 17

Regular Orienteering Map Programme… 21st Feb 17

Introducing Orienteering - New Course for Teachers… 20th Feb 17

Orienteers on The Adventure Show… 20th Feb 17

Scottish Junior Orienteering Squad – Selection Policy… 20th Feb 17

Volunteers’ Activity Weekend, 15-17 September 2017… 19th Feb 17

Orienteering access - guidance… 13th Feb 17

What does your club look like online?… 10th Feb 17

Notice of SOA Annual General Meeting 2017… 07th Feb 17

Join our board! Positions available… 07th Feb 17

BTO Urban League 2017… 06th Feb 17

Young Scot Awards 2017… 02nd Feb 17

Scottish Night and Sprint Championships… 02nd Feb 17

SOA Club Development Fund… 01st Feb 17

Junior Selection Opportunities… 27th Jan 17

Edinburgh Big Weekend 2017… 22nd Jan 17

SEDS Selections 2017… 21st Jan 17

National Centre course schedule… 11th Jan 17

Community Sports Hubs - what’s that all about?… 03rd Jan 17

Information sources for Event Officials… 01st Jan 17

Scottish Junior Orienteering Squad 2017… 19th Dec 16

BTO Urban League guidelines… 15th Dec 16

Compass Point Scottish O League 2017… 11th Dec 16

Compass Point Scottish O League 2016… 10th Dec 16

Scottish O League Table Archive… 09th Dec 16

SOA Development Summit “The Future of Scottish Junior & Schools Orienteering”… 08th Dec 16

Forth Valley Orienteers are Hiring!… 01st Dec 16

Scottish 6 Days 2017… 01st Dec 16

Scottish Score Championships 2016… 28th Nov 16

The AUOC 100… 26th Nov 16

British Orienteering Talent Squad Selections… 24th Nov 16

BTO Urban League 2016… 20th Nov 16

Tayside Orienteers win Galaxy funding… 18th Nov 16

Compass Point Scottish O League 2016… 17th Nov 16

British Orienteering Coaching Conference… 15th Nov 16

Ray Heyworth 1929 - 2016… 13th Nov 16

Tinto Twin 2016… 12th Nov 16

Moray Mix Weekend 2016… 04th Nov 16

Scottish Junior Inter Area Competition 2016… 03rd Nov 16

Senior Home Internationals Victory… 28th Oct 16

Information and resources for coaches… 25th Oct 16

Orienteering on ITV… 23rd Oct 16

Volunteer position: Trophy Coordinator… 22nd Oct 16

National Map Reading Week… 17th Oct 16

CompassSport Cup 2016… 17th Oct 16

Ward Junior Home Internationals 2016… 11th Oct 16

Moray Schools Sponsorship Deal… 07th Oct 16

Highland 2015 wins award… 06th Oct 16

New Funding from Cairngorm LEADER for Orienteering… 06th Oct 16

BTO SOUL 8, Lanark, Nov 13… 03rd Oct 16

Highlands & Islands Tourism Awards… 03rd Oct 16

SOL 6, Fairy Knowe & Doon Hill, Oct 2… 02nd Oct 16

Scottish Fixtures… 01st Oct 16

Controllers Training Course… 01st Oct 16

Junior Inter-Regional Championships 2016… 27th Sep 16

Scottish team selections for the Senior Home Internationals… 27th Sep 16

New SCORE Editor… 23rd Sep 16

New Regional Development Officer Central / South appointed… 21st Sep 16

Hollie and Jess on the podium… 19th Sep 16

Orienteering, more than just running… 18th 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

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

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

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

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, 2016, Individual… 24th May 16

President’s medal 2016… 23rd May 16