Mari Fasting, Source:

The golden rule - always stop to help other orienteers in difficulty.

At the Scottish Championships last month there were plenty of good results and individual performances to report - but there was also a fantastic example of camaraderie and mutual help transcending team and even national loyalties. Norwegian elite competitor Mari Fasting blogged about what happened when she took a nasty fall during the team relay competition - a great example for the rest of us being set by the world's top orienteers. Thanks to Joe Gibson & Marte Undseth Hagen for the translation from the original Norwegian - click below to read the full article.

18th Jun 15   Read more…


Jess and James on the BBC

BBC Scotland Adventure Show

Jess and James were featured in an item about the World Orienteering Championships that are coming to Inverness in August.

17th Jun 15


Highland 2015 logo, Source:

Highland 2015 Demystified

The Scottish 6 Days and World Orienteering Championships

Keen to get involved in the Scottish 6 Days & the World Orienteering Championships but find all the info a bit confusing? A great beginners guide has been created - check it out!

17th Jun 15   Read more…


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Highland WOLF 2015

Weekend of Orienteering in Lovely Forests

The WOLF returns in 2015; the dates are 5th & 6th September.

The same mix of events that has proved popular for the previous 2 years. Middle Distance in Anagach & Heathfield, Sprint/Urban (SOUL 6) in Grantown, Ceilidh & Scottish Orienteering League (SOL) at Loch Vaa North.

Entries now open at oentries.com

10th Jun 15   Read more…


Jess wins Sports Personality of the Year, Source:

Jess wins Sports Personality of the Year

Badenoch & Strathspey Sports Council (BSSC)

Jess Tullie was recently recognised for her sterling competitive performances and volunteer work this season by the Badenoch & Strathspey Sports Council (BSSC) at it's annual awards on the 19th May.

29th May 15   Read more…


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Scottish Orienteering News

Compass Point Scottish O League 2015…

SOA Annual General Meeting 2015…

SOL 6, Dunalastair, Jun 21…

Volunteers required for assembling trestles…

SOL 5, Tullochroisk, Jun 20…


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