Scottish 6 Days fifth day report

Craig a Barns was the birthplace of Scottish orienteering and has seen many excellent events since 1962, so was the perfect venue for Day 5 of Strathearn 2019.

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Scottish 6 Days fourth day report

The Scottish 6 Days promised a variety of terrain types and a few surprises.  Culteuchar & Dron was very different from the previous few days and offered fast running over closely cropped grassland before descending into the woods.  And what a finish – who would believe 2,500 orienteers would end up in someone’s back garden?

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Scottish 6 Days rest day report

With a day off from the competition of the event, orienteers enjoyed days of Sprint Orienteering, TrailO, and many other attractions across Strathearn and beyond. For others it was a case of setting up for the next few days – expect a surprise with the Day 4 race arena.

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Scottish 6 Days third day report

Beautiful weather, a stunning race arena and some of the best orienteering terrain in Scotland.  Today’s event near St Fillans had it all, with the added attraction of a World Ranking Event Middle Distance race (and Middle Distance for us all which was a welcome relief after two tough days).

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Scottish 6 Days second day report

Day 2 of Strathearn 2010 took place in Edinchip – a brand new area to orienteering and credit goes to Allan Downie  (Tayside Orienteers) and Terry O’Brien (Event Coordinator) for their exploratory efforts finding new terrain that was under everyone’s noses all the time. 

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Scottish 6 Days first day report

Auchingarrich proved a tough and testing area for the first day of Strathearn 2019, as orienteers from around the world enjoyed challenging terrain on a day with sunshine and a light breeze.

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Follow the Scottish 6 Days live!

The largest event on Scotland’s orienteering calendar has started and you can follow all the action from Strathearn 2019 online, with live video streaming and tracking set to start from midday on Sunday 28 July.

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Scottish 6 Days 2019 starts this Sunday

Orienteers from around the world are heading to Strathearn this weekend for the largest event in the Scottish orienteering calendar, as the Strathearn 2019 Scottish 6 Days starts on Sunday 28 July.

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