Events/Results, Summer Forest Sprint Series

Summer Forest Sprint Series 2011

GRAMP organised 3 out of the 6 Summer Forest Sprint Series 2011. Results from our events shown here – the Tollo Hill results are/were with the rest on the Maroc website for reasons I’ve forgotten now.

13/05/11_Dunnottar_Sprint_Results     17/06/11_Newmillhill_Sprint_Results
13/05/11_Dunnottar_Sprint_Splits        17/06/11_Newmillhill_Sprint_Splits

Sprint O is great fun – lots of controls in quick succession in a relatively short distance and fast running alone is no use in this discipline if it’s of the headless chicken variety! You really have to look closely at the map, make snap decisions about route choice, execute them quickly and cleanly while all the time trying to read a jiggling map and watch where your feet are going. Give it a go.

Discussion

Comments are closed.

New club tops still available

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.

SOA

Scottish Orienteering Association

British Orienteering

British Orienteering

RSS SOA news

  • Regular Orienteering Map Programme (ROMP)
    The "summer" ROMPs (seasonal orienteering courses) have now been removed from Loch Vaa and Glenmore Lodge area.  It is proposed that a "winter" ROMP is established from the middle of December through to the end of March - details to be determined.  Thank you to everyone who made use of the opportunity to train in some fine terrain and sce […]
  • SOA/Scottish Capercaillie Group Agreement
    A revised Agreement between the Scottish Orienteering Association and the Scottish Capercaillie Group on the use of forests for orienteering competitions and training where capercaillie are present is now available.
  • Introducing Orienteering Course, Perth 2nd Dec 2018
    An Introducing Orienteering course will be held in Perth on Dec 2nd. Bookings are now being taken and several places are still available. More information here