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FVO event at Colzium Cancelled

Sunday 1st March

Due to atrocious weather forecast and strong wind warning.

28th Feb 15

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SOA Annual General Meeting 2015

The SOA Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday 23 May, following the Scottish Individual Championships at Ardnaskie.  The venue for the AGM will be near the event at Taynuilt.

27th Feb 15 Read more…

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EUOC win BUCS2015

Edinburgh University won the British Universities and Colleges Sport Orienteering Championships held at Devilla and Barr Wood on 21&22 February.

24th Feb 15 Read more…

SCORE Dec 2014 cover

CompassSport Award for SCORE

The SOA’s SCORE magazine has won a CompassSport Club/Association Magazine -of-the-Year Award, as announced in the recent edition of CompassSport, the UK’s orienteering magazine. Under the dynamic editorship of Sally Lindsay SCORE has returned to a top 10 position in a very competitive field of orienteering newsletters and magazines.

21st Feb 15 Read more…

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Scotland Vets Selection Policy for VHI 2015

VHI Wales 3rd/4th October 2015

The Scottish team will be selected using the results of the following races.
Selections will be announced in the first week of June.

15th Feb 15 Read more…

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Scottish Night Championships (SNC) 2015

Sat 14th February, Drumpellier CP

STAG hosted these at The Lochview Family Golf Centre, Townhead Road.
Results, Winsplits and RouteGadget

11th Feb 15 Read more…

Dave Prentice

Dave Prentice

We are saddened to have to report the death of Dave Prentice, long-time member of TAY.  Dave died while hiking in Uganda, after suffering breathing difficulties.  Dave will be missed for everything he brought to orienteering, his enthusiasm and ideas, his contribution to mapping as well as his long-term involvement with schools. More on the TAY website
Dave’s funeral took place on Monday February 9th at Perth Crematorium which was packed with many of his family and friends, including large numbers of orienteers from TAY and beyond.

04th Feb 15 Read more… 7 comments

Scottish Orienteering WOC 2015 Elite Fund

Reopens

SOA are pleased to announce the reopening of the Scottish Orienteering WOC 2015 Elite Fund. This year’s fund will again help Scottish athletes in their goal of WOC 2015 selection and will be primarily used for supporting an athlete’s own programme for the next 6 months leading up to WOC 2015.

01st Feb 15 Read more…

Jess Tullie in Tasmania

BASOC Athletes report from Tasmania

Representing GB in World Cup Round One

BASOC members, Jess & James Tullie & Ewan McCarthy were competing for Britain in the first 3 World Cup races of 2015 all the way down under in Tasmania. You can read the full report is on the BASOC website.
Jess had a confidence boosting 16th place in her first World Cup Race, and is featured on the WOC2015 website.

23rd Jan 15

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Glasgow Parks Championships 2015

Moves to Sun 28th June

After a great deal of thought the STAG 3 Parks In 1 Day Event is on the move .......
to Sunday 28th June 2015.
Read more about the move

12th Jan 15

Older items

Andrew Hewat… 02nd Jan 15

Coach CPD Days for 2015… 20th Dec 14

The Orienteering Achievement of 2014… 18th Dec 14

Scottish Junior Orienteering Squad 2015… 15th Dec 14

Club Development Officer vacancies… 12th Dec 14

Glasgow Parks Championships 2014… 05th Dec 14

SCORE magazine, Dec 2014… 02nd Dec 14

Vote for Course of the Year 2014 now!… 01st Dec 14

A9 Dualling: Walking Group Consultation… 20th Nov 14

SOA Club Development Fund… 18th Nov 14

Moray volunteers rewarded… 18th Nov 14

Scottish Score Championships 2014… 16th Nov 14

Coaching Consultancy Opportunities… 07th Nov 14

BASOC Athletes to Represent GB in Tasmania… 05th Nov 14

GUOC sprint relay races - Sat 8th Nov… 02nd Nov 14

Croy Hill, SoSOL, 9th Nov… 29th Oct 14

27th Tinto Twin… 23rd Oct 14

Race the Castles 2014… 19th Oct 14

Quarrelwood, 2nd November 2014… 15th Oct 14

Bridging the gap… 14th Oct 14

Junior Inter-Regional Championships 2014… 30th Sep 14

Regional Development Officer, Highland… 24th Sep 14

EUOC 50th Anniversary… 24th Sep 14

Junior Regional Orienteering Squads… 20th Sep 14

Coach CPD Days for 2014… 16th Sep 14

Veteran Home International 2014… 14th Sep 14

Scottish Inter Club (8 person) Team Relay & Junior Inter Area Relay 2014… 14th Sep 14

World Schools’ Orienteering 2015… 09th Sep 14

Ward Junior Home Internationals 2014… 01st Sep 14

Purple Thistle 2014… 24th Aug 14

ScotJOS update, Summer 2014… 05th Aug 14

Edinburgh Ultrasprint… 01st Aug 14

Orienteering on BBC Adventure Show… 17th Jul 14

Moray 2013 nominated for award… 16th Jul 14

Emma on EYOC podium… 30th Jun 14

SOA Annual General Meeting 2014… 27th Jun 14

SCORE magazine, Jun 2014… 23rd Jun 14

Navigation Knack… 19th Jun 14

2015 and beyond… 18th Jun 14

WOC 2015 seeks Squad Training Co-ordinator… 16th Jun 14

Jamie Stevenson Trophy 2014… 15th Jun 14

Colour Blindness in Orienteering… 09th Jun 14

LiDAR data available… 06th Jun 14

LiDAR Data Explained… 06th Jun 14

Scottish Schools’ Orienteering Festival 2014 - Friday 6th June… 04th Jun 14

President’s medal 2014… 02nd Jun 14

Scottish Championships 2014… 01st Jun 14

Coaching Foundation course… 31st May 14

GMC 2014, Glenshee, Nov 15/16… 27th May 14

SportsAid Scotland Awards for 2014… 19th May 14

SoSOL, Culteuchar, May 18… 18th May 14

SOA Club Development Conference 2014… 17th May 14

Admin Assistant appointed… 10th May 14

Scottish athletes representing GB, summer 2014… 01st May 14

Awards from the WOC 2015 Elite Fund… 15th Apr 14

WOC2015 Marketing and Communications Officer Position… 12th Apr 14

SOA Articles of Association:  proposed change… 10th Apr 14

Scottish 6 Days Mapping Fund… 02nd Apr 14

The ‘O’ Foundation… 21st Mar 14

Are you good with people?… 20th Mar 14

Why do we need coach licensing?… 19th Mar 14

SOL 2013 Prize Giving… 18th Mar 14

Admin Assistant vacancy… 15th Mar 14

Scottish Sports Aid Awards for 2014… 06th Mar 14

Forestry Commission Agreement… 05th Mar 14

PreO at the SOL events… 04th Mar 14

Scottish Orienteering WOC 2015 Elite Fund… 27th Feb 14

Youth Sports Concussion… 18th Feb 14

CompassSport Cup/Trophy 2014… 17th Feb 14

Scottish Night Champs 2014… 16th Feb 14

Running without boundaries… 13th Feb 14

Requesting SCORE on paper… 10th Feb 14

BASOC and MOR events 8/9 February… 30th Jan 14

Lakes 5 Days 2014… 29th Jan 14

FCS-SOA Concordat… 29th Jan 14

Mixed Sprint Relay and Urban in Perth… 19th Jan 14

SCORE, Jan 2014… 15th Jan 14

Artwork Designer for World Champs… 10th Jan 14

Urban League guidelines… 08th Jan 14

Emergency? call 112… 05th Jan 14

         

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