Entrants from 26 countries signed up for Scottish 6 Days 2019
With three months to go until the 2019 Scottish 6 Days Orienteering event, entrants have already signed up from more than 26 countries, and orienteers from around the world are encouraged to enter by 30 April to take advantage of discounted entry.
Expected to attract around 3,000 competitors to the Strathearn region of Scotland from 27th July – 3rd August, the Scottish6Days is one of the world’s greatest orienteering events. As well as hundreds of competitors from the UK and Europe, this year’s event has already attracted entrants from as far afield as New Zealand, the USA, India, Japan, Taiwan & Hong Kong.
More are expected to sign up in the coming days, attracted by the chance to orienteer in the beautiful and technically challenging Scottish landscape, in a country regularly voted as one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in the world.
Adults who sign up for the event before 30 April can enjoy daily entry of £21, enabling you to save £9 across all six days, before the price goes up to £22.50 per day from 1 May.
Competitors of all levels of experience can sign up to enter at https://www.scottish6days.com/2019/entry-information.
T.O’Brien, BEM, Coordinator for Strathearn 2019, has this message for all potential entrants:
Dear Fellow Orienteer,
On behalf of the Strathearn 2019 Central Organising Team, I extend an invitation to you, your family & friends to support the 22nd Scottish 6 Days Event which is now less than 100 days away.
With the penultimate closing date for entries of Tuesday 30th April 2019 fast approaching, please consider entering via Fabian web site before this date so that you do not miss out on what promises to be a wonderful week of Orienteering in another outstandingly beautiful part of Scotland!
Members from Forth Valley, St. Andrew’s (Glasgow), Tayside & Tinto Orienteering Clubs are working hard to co-ordinate yet another series of wonderful experiences supported by the extensive Club network within Scottish & British Orienteering. In this regard, should you be unable to compete during the week, please consider helping on your Club’s Day which shall further help to enhance the growing reputation of The Scottish 6 Days Event & Scottish Orienteering.
Strathearn 2019 offers a variety of terrains & race formats to test your fitness and navigational skills to whatever level you chose. Our central location means that for many day trips are a possibility so if you are new to our sport why not make this your 1st Scottish 6 Days?T.O’Brien, BEM , Coordinator Strathearn 2019