Orienteering is an outdoor activity that is suitable for people of all ages. As a group or a family or solo, it is a great way of exploring the Scottish countryside. Our EventsNews, Membership, Clubs and What is Orienteering? pages provide you with everything you need to know. Contact us with any queries.


Club Development Fund

At this stage in the year we would normally be opening the SOA club development fund for a first round of applications to help support the development of grassroots orienteering.


1st April, 2020

SOA Covid-19 Follow-up

The SOA Board wishes to express their thanks to club committees and members for their speedy adoption of the suspension of orienteering events and activities and also for the enthusiasm shown in creating and sharing other avenues for keeping some focus on orienteering.


23rd March, 2020

SCORE wins a CompassSport newsletter award

Congratulations to Sheila Reynolds our outgoing SCORE editor who bagged a 2019 CompassSport Newsletter Award with her final edited issues.


22nd March, 2020

Scottish Schools’ Orienteering Festival 2020 Cancelled

It has become inevitable with the ongoing spread of Covid-19 and subsequent Government measures to help control the outbreak, including school closures, that we need to cancel the 2020 edition of the Scottish Schools’ Orienteering Festival.


20th March, 2020

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