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Good luck, Sam!

Congratulations once again and good luck to our Junior member M18 Sam Griffin who will be representing Scotland in the Junior Inter Regional Orienteering Championships in Cleveland 25th/26th Sept and then at the Junior Home Internationals ‘down south’ at the Devil’s Punch Bowl at the beginning of October.

COMING SOON TO DUNES NEAR YOU... SOL and SHI Relays on 4th September at Balmedie.
Details here. Don't miss our first big event for some time - it's going to be a cracker!!

SCOTLAND’S FRIENDLY SOCIABLE WINTER MOUNTAIN MARATHON

REGULAR SERIES ON WED EVENINGS

stopwatch_311691...FOREST SPRINTS
...(in conjunction with Maroc)
...One course TD3/medium difficulty
the-sun...SUMMER SERIES
...Four courses from easy to hard

Urban Series...URBAN SPRINTS
...One course TD3/medium difficulty

Deeside Night Cup...DEESIDE NIGHT CUP
...(in conjunction with Maroc)
...Two courses both TD5/hard

Covid 19 info

Check our C19 page for info on how orienteering events will look as we start to come out of Lockdown and get out into the forests again.

MAPRUN Mobile O

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TICK AWARENESS AND TREE DISEASES

green_tick_symbolTicks (no not this kind, the bad kind) just love to move in on unsuspecting orienteers. Here's a brief guide on what to look for and how to remove the wee critters.
Scotland is still suffering outbreaks of tree diseases and we can do our bit to help stop the spread and also continue good working relationships with landowners whose land we use by following the guidelines given here.

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UPCOMING EVENTS (click series or event names for details link)

WEDNESDAYS
Urban Sprints
15/9 Westhill Urban Sprint
22/9 Westburn & Victoria Parks US
29/9 Abz Uni Urban Sprint

SATURDAYS
18/9 Culbin (MOR)
23/10 Moray Mix 1
20/11 Quarrelwood (MOR)

SUNDAYS
19/9 Anagach (INVOC)
24/10 Moray Mix 2
31/10 Evanton Woods (INVOC)
28/11 Carse of Ardesier (INVOC)

VIRTUAL O
You can join the Mobile O revolution  and download the MapRun app and have a go at some local courses using your phone to time yourself and even navigate with. Visit our MapRun page for instructions and a list of maps. Or do one of our Temporary Orienteering Courses if we've got one out at the moment - see the TOC post for info.

SOA events calendar

CAN’T WAIT FOR THE NEXT EVENT? NEED A FIX NOW?

Then try a Permanent Orienteering Course in a local forest or park or try one of our Street O maps for a taste of urban O.

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