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Awarded to Richard Oxlade
The President’s Medal 2016 has been awarded to Richard Oxlade of GRAMP, in recognition of his invaluable contribution to the success of Highland 2015.
21st - 22nd May
Hosted by MAROC and GRAMP. Classic orienteering in the grounds and forests of Balmoral Castle which lies some 10km west of Ballater on Royal Deeside, in the North East of Scotland. The car park was in the grounds of the Royal Estate at Balmoral. The Assembly was in full view of Balmoral Castle, 400m away.
Official Individual results
Winsplits is now available
Official Relay results
RouteGadget please enter your routes for the Individual and the Relay
Please email with name and address for any unclaimed junior medals and we will post them to you.
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. Summary of the meeting below.
Hollie was interviewed by "The National" newspaper and you can read the full interview here...
“The big difference between orienteering and running is that with running, you only see marginal gains whereas with orienteering, you can see what you should have done differently and you know what to change the next time,”
Awarded Foundation Level for a further three years
The Scottish Orienteering Association has been re-assessed for the Foundation Level of the Equality Standard for Sport, first achieved in March 2013. Once again we have met the necessary criteria, and our award is valid for a further three years (April 2019). We have been praised by sportscotland for our real commitment to equality and taking this agenda forward in orienteering.
Notes from all the sessions are now available for download, along with quiz answers and other bits; also description of Sudok-O.
Some 45 highly deserving individuals attended the SOA’s recent Volunteers’ Weekend, planned to offer learning opportunities and a lot of enjoyment, in the spectacular setting of Glenmore Lodge.
The Jamie Stevenson Trophy is an annual inter-club team competition open to juniors (M/W18 and under) in Scottish clubs. All proceeds from the event go to support the Scottish Junior Squad and the teams for the UK Junior Inter-Regional Competition and the Junior Home International.