Nominations open for Tulloch Homes Young Orienteer of the Year

Launched in 2018 and kindly sponsored by Tulloch Homes, nominations for the young Orienteer of the Year 2019 are now open, giving you the chance to highlight the work of young people making a considerable contribution to orienteering.

Fiona Keir, COO for the SOA, said: “Following on from the success of Young Orienteer of the Year in its inaugural year – which saw a strength and depth of nominations – we’re excited to open nominations for 2019. Thanks to the ongoing support from Tulloch Homes, we are seeking nominations from all SOA members who know a young person who is making a considerable contribution to orienteering in their club or community.”

Young people have a great role to play in encouraging outdoor activities in Scotland
Ben Brown won the Young Orienteer award in 2018

Last year’s winner, Ben Brown, was nominated for his work behind the scenes at events across Edinburgh assisting with SiEntries as well as introducing a Cub group to the sport.

Do you know someone who is inspiring others? Consistently assisting with club activities? Or making a difference by raising the profile of our sport through their volunteering?

Nominating has never been easier, simply fill in this short form:

Nominations close at 5pm on Friday 3rd May. The presentation of the Tulloch Homes Young Orienteer of the Year quaich will take place at the Scottish Championships.