Jamie Stevenson Trophy, rules and guidelines


To provide an inter-club competition for junior orienteers. Competition is based on the English Yvette Baker trophy, for which more details can be found on the BOF website.
Updated 5th April 2015

05th Apr 15 Read more…

Scottish Night Championships (SNC)

Rules and guidelines


The Scottish Night Championships (SNC) is intended to provide a high level of technical night orienteering competition in Scotland.
December 2014 - Course 5 age classes updated.

31st Dec 14 Read more…

Scottish Sprint Championships (SSPC)

Rules and Guidelines

The Scottish Sprint Championships (SSPC) provides a championship at sprint distance orienteering. Sprint orienteering tests rapid decision making while running at close to full speed. Updated Dec 2014.

31st Dec 14 Read more…

Scottish Score Championships (SSCC)

Rules and Guidelines


The Scottish Score Championships (SSCC) provides good quality age-based competition with the score format. The event will normally take place at the end of the year, the score format meaning that competitors spend a well defined time in the forest. The event may be combined with the Scottish Inter-Club Championships.

31st Dec 14 Read more…

SRC Rules and Guidelines

Scottish Relay Championships (SRC)

The Scottish Relay Championships provides a high level relay competition providing head-to-head racing between large numbers if teams for junior, open and veteran relay teams.
Updated 14th Apr

14th Apr 14 Read more…

SOC Rules and Guidelines

Scottish Individual Championships (SOC)


The Scottish Individual Championships is the climax of the spring season. Its purpose is to determine classic distance Scottish Champions in each age class.

04th Mar 14 Read more…

Current Eligibility Criteria

To represent Scotland

To be eligible to represent Scotland in a Home International (HI) a person must be a current British Orienteering member and be:

27th Feb 14 Read more…

SOL Competition rules and guidelines

The Scottish Orienteering League provides a series of high quality events; throughout Scotland throughout the season. High quality venues, maps and quality courses are the key aims.
Updated Feb 2014 to introduce a new rule 2 and add Elites to the course table and move M21L to Brown.

23rd Feb 14 Read more…

Scottish Orienteering Urban League Logo

Urban League guidelines

Updated for 2014

The main changes explain the new “tie-break” rule and also clarify the shadowing guidance for juniors.

08th Jan 14 Read more…

List of Controllers

List of SOA controllers sorted by club, including their home town.

28th Sep 13 Read more…

Older items

Information sources for Event Officials… 18th Dec 12

Scottish Relay Champs thoughts… 18th Sep 11

Scottish Inter Club Team Relays Guidelines… 08th Jul 11

Scottish Competitions Review… 27th Jul 10

Scottish Inter-club championships (SICC), rules and guidelines… 26th Sep 09

Shadowing Juniors at SOLs… 30th Apr 09

Documents & Forms Archive… 14th Dec 08

Major SOA Events… 01st Jul 06

Scottish Junior Inter-Area Competition Weekend guidelines… 22nd Jun 06


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