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…

Information sources for Event Officials

This page provides links to various sources of information and guidance for event organisers, planners and controllers.

18th Dec 12 Read more…

Scottish Relay Champs thoughts

I think it’s helpful to review various competitions, and since the relay is in my mind, here are some thoughts.
Please post a comment with your views and thoughts.
Recent comments added.

18th Sep 11 Read more… 58 comments

Scottish Inter Club Team Relays Guidelines

The Scottish Inter Club Team Relays is intended to provide a low-key, mass participation relay competition between Scottish clubs during the summer months (April-September). This was formerly known as the 11 Person Relay.
Ideally the winning time should be around 2hrs 30minutes.

08th Jul 11 Read more…

Scottish Sprint Orienteering Championships rules and guidelines

The Scottish Sprint Championships provides a championship at sprint distance orienteering. Sprint orienteering tests rapid decision making while running at close to full speed. Updated March 2011.

01st Mar 11 Read more…

Older items

Scottish Night Championships (SNC), rules and guidelines… 17th Jan 11

Scottish Competitions Review… 27th Jul 10

Jamie Stevenson Trophy, rules and guidelines… 05th May 10

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

Scottish Score Orienteering Championships 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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