CoViD19 – Coronavirus
British Orienteering has decided that all O events should be cancelled for 12 weeks from 17th March.
This affects 3 Saturday events and 3 Sprintelopes.
ELO local events
These are usually on the last Saturday of each month…
- Saturday 29 February – Butterdean Wood, near Gladsmuir
Saturday 28 March – Binning Wood Saturday 25 April – Saltoun Big Wood Saturday 30 May – Gosford estate
- Saturday 27 June – Barns Ness
- Saturday 29 August – Yellowcriag
- Saturday 19 September – Winton Hill, near Pencaitland
- Saturday 31 October – North Berwick Law
- Monday 28 December – Festive Frolic – Levenhall Links near Musselburgh
Other clubs have regular slots for local events in the Edinburgh area…
- Sunday 29 November – Vogrie Country Park – incorporating ESOA Championships
On Wednesday evenings we will again contribute to this popular series of lightweight events throughout the summer in Edinburgh and the Lothians
Wednesday 06 May – Prestonpans Wednesday 20 May – Haddington Wednesday 03 June – Longniddry
- Wednesday 17 June – Pencaitland
Please note …
- This year there will not be park courses for juniors at our Sprintelopes. The only courses will be Urban with Long and Short options. Both options will involve road crossings so under 16s can only compete if accompanied on course by an adult.
- We will be offering a separate series of orienteering activities for local packs of cubs / brownies / beavers / scouts / guides etc. Interested pack leaders should contact us for a list of the available dates and venues.
Other events in the Lothians…
- Wednesday 24th June – Little France – INT
- Wednesday 1st July – Prestonfield – INT
- Wednesday 8th July – – ESOC
- Wednesday 15th July – Astley Ainslie – INT
- Saturday 18th July – Blackford Hill – ESOC (map)
- Wednesday 22nd July – – ESOC
- Wednesday 29th July – Morningside – INT
- Wednesday 5th August – – ESOC
- Wednesday 12th August – Swan Spring – INT
- Wednesday 19th August – – ESOC
- Saturday 22nd August – Tentsmuir North, Scotland – INT
Scottish Championships – Individual (UKOL)
- Sunday 23rd August – Tentsmuir South, Scotland – ESOC
Scottish Championships – Relays
- Saturday 5th September – Braidburn Valley Park – INT (map)
- Saturday 12th September – Inch Park – ESOC
- Wednesday 16th September – – INT
*Regional, National and Major events organised by other local clubs are shown in bold.