Balmedie Sun 11th Dec 2022

Grampian Orienteers are pleased to stage a Colour Coded event at Balmedie including a Short Green course for those who like the technical challenge but haven’t the energy for a full-blown Green on the dunes. Directions: A90 turn off at Balmedie roundabout and follow signs to Balmedie Country Park Parking:  Main Balmedie Car Park (AB23Continue reading “Balmedie Sun 11th Dec 2022”

GRAMP Saturday Training Event 2-3pm

Two more sessions lined up to take us up to Christmas: Saturday 12th November:  Tollohill. This will be the day before the MAROC Regional event at Birsemore.  David is planning some ‘Aiming Off’ exercises and reinforcement of traffic lighting. Refreshments will be provided 🙂 Parking for Tollohill Saturday 11th December:  Hazlehead. This will be the dayContinue reading “GRAMP Saturday Training Event 2-3pm”

Gramp coaching Tues 8.30pm via Teams – come and join our popular virtual coaching experiment!

GRAMP Virtual Training Post-run analysis and Training via Teams – Tuesdays 8.30pm These seem to have been well received and there has been some good O banter on Tuesday nights so we will continue to offer these sessions through the winter months. HOWEVER PLEASE NOTE NEW TIME. A reminder these sessions are open to all, whether youContinue reading “Gramp coaching Tues 8.30pm via Teams – come and join our popular virtual coaching experiment!”

DNC Hazlehead Wed 9th Nov

Hazlehead is back… and not just in the park this time so using mostly the golf course area and some of the few wooded parts that have not been affected by the storms.   Although traffic will be minimal if any, please take care at road crossings and note the under-16s should be accompanied to ensure their safety. Continue reading “DNC Hazlehead Wed 9th Nov”

GRAMP AGM/Social Sat 10th Dec

Venue – Rubislaw Church Centre, Beaconsfield Place (it has a car park and lift access).Time – 6pm prompt Who – everyone welcome We promise to keep the official part as short as possible so we can enjoy a Jacob’s join meal, BYOB, and 50th birthday cake. There’s also Orienteering Bingo planned.  For anyone who hasn’t beenContinue reading “GRAMP AGM/Social Sat 10th Dec”

Urban Sprint @ Westhill 17/8/22

Next up, the Grassies are hosting us at Westhill. One course 3.4km   Orange/Medium standard with an option to shorten it to 3.3km (That’s as the crow flies – actual distance covered in urban is about 1.5 times further and Donald tells me optimum route at Westhill is 5.1km) MapRun so you’ll need a phoneContinue reading “Urban Sprint @ Westhill 17/8/22”