STAG hosts 20th Anniversary Glasgow Parks Championships

116 orienteers supported the 20th Edition of STAG’s 3 Parks In A Day Event with competitors representing AYROC (3), BORDERLINERS (2), CLYDESIDE (16), East Lothian (3), Edinburgh Southern (29), FORTH VALLEY (19), Guildford (1), INTERLOPERS (4), INVERNESS (1), Kingdom of Fife (2), Lakeland (1), Loch Eck (7), MAR (1), Roxburgh Reivers (2), South London (2), TAYSIDE (2), TINTO (1) & 5 with No Club & of course STAG (17).
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SOA receives Rural Inspiration Awards nomination

Scottish Orienteering has been nominated for the European Network for Rural Development ‘Rural Inspiration Awards’ for the Community Orienteering and Protection of the Environment (COPE) project managed over the past two years by Sarah Dunn, funded by Cairngorm LEADER.
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Over 100 competitors take part in Junior Inter Area Competition 2018

More than 100 junior competitors gathered in Grant Park, Forres on the weekend of 27 October to contest the 2018 inter area relay competition. The crisp Autumnal sunshine at the start of the day soon gave way to driving sleet, but this didn’t prevent the juniors from racing hard for victory.
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Outdoor Health initiative promotes safe practice in outdoor activity

The Scottish Government is keen to promote messages about risks to health but not in a way that deters occasional or regular outdoor activities.  Following feedback from the workshop expect a campaign some time in the future.

Some video links of relevance can be seen here (Dan Bell, Vlogger and Outdoor Expert):