Category: Elite Squad

World Orienteering Championships 2019 report

Saturday saw the conclusion of this year’s World Orienteering Championships.  The first World Championships since the sprint events had been separated off, it took place in southern Norway near the border with Sweden.

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Scottish Team selected for SHI 2019

The Scottish team for the Senior Home Internationals – which takes place on 7-8th September in South Wales – has been selected, with the following names set to represent Scotland.

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Scots head to World Cup in Finland

The weekend marks the start of the international orienteering season, with the first World Cup races of 2019 to be held in Finland. Great Britain are taking a team of 11 athletes, including the Scots Jo Sheperd, Jess Halliday, Alasdair McLeod, Hector Haines and Alexander Chepelin.

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Selectors about to choose squad for 2019 Senior Home International

Scottish selectors are about to choose the final squad for the 2019 Senior Home International – set to take place in South Wales on 7th-8th September – and any squad hopefuls with illnesses/injuries or other extenuating circumstances they’d like to be taken into account should email Claire Ward by Sunday 9th June.

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Sprint Scotland 2018

The races were varied in character, with Race 1 being a twist on the normal Scottish housing estate – with the estate being on a slope, and some tricky controls in the open area to finish catching out a lot of people. Read More…