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Christmas Xplorer is ready to help get the festivities off to a magical start, read more…

Anne Braggins 27/01/1937 – 27/11/2021, read more…

Active Cumbria Rising Star Awarded to Ruben Razzetti (Border Liners OC), read more…

273 runners enjoyed a long-awaited and awesome British Nights Orienteering Championships, read more…


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BASOC eNews August 2021

Callum Day 1

BASOC members have been out and about orienteering in various parts of Scotland.
Read all about their exploits and view photos in a separate article.

Fri 13 AugRead more…

Summer time orienteering events

Alice Adrian

BASOC members have been out and about - Coast & Islands at the end of July and Lochaber 2021 at the start of August. Read the reports below from some who went to those events.

Wed 11 AugRead more…

BASOC eNews July 2021

Katrina At Roseisle

Hopefully you are all getting your orienteering fix these days!

Fri 16 JulRead more…

BASOC eNews June 2021

Maze 2

Events are starting to happen – read on for reports on the Scottish Champs and events you can go to.

Wed 16 JunRead more…

BASOC at the Scottish Champs

Scottish Champs 2021 Blue course

How did BASOC get on?

Tue 15 JunRead more…

BASOC eNews mid-May 2021

Map And Compass

Things are becoming more definite regarding events. Scottish Orienteering have also issued revised guidance about things we can now do.

Wed 19 MayRead more…

BASOC eNews May 2021

Windy Ridge

A long eNews this time - and maybe another one to follow later in May! There is something of interest to everyone here.

Sat 1 MayRead more…


We Need You

BASOC has a couple of exciting short term projects - can you help? The projects are very different so please do take the time to read this.

Wed 7 AprRead more…

BASOC eNews April 2021

BASOC colours

We can start to get excited with the prospect of actually going orienteering!

Fri 2 AprRead more…

Getting back into Orienteering


For some it will have been over a year since you went to an orienteering competition (CompassSport Cup event in mid-March 2020?). We are all a bit 'rusty' so time to revisit some of the skills we require to successfully navigate a course.

Tue 30 MarRead more…