British Orienteering logo

News headlines

UPDATE: Resumption of orienteering in England from 2 December 2020, read more…

Suspension of Competitions in England 4 November 2020, read more…

East Ayrshire Learning Outdoor Support Team achieves British Orienteering Recognised Centre Status, read more…

One week to go! Have you entered British Orienteering's Get Active This Autumn Competition yet? #getactivethisautumn, read more…

Notifications

Get event updates and news direct to your inbox.

Join our mailing list

MapRun and Ganavan

Is this runnable?

There are now two maprun courses available for Ganavan. Click here for further information on the workings of MapRun.

Download map pdf's:

Ganavan Short (Yellow)

Ganavan Long (Light Green)

Maps will also be available at Outside Edge, Oban (£1:00)

Have you tried one of the five Ganavan ROMP's yet? The maps are disappearing like hot cakes from Outside Edge = lots of people out at Ganavan training for the event on Sunday 25th October. Remember entries close this Sunday 18th October. There will be NO entry on the day. Look forward to all the feedback and seeing everybody at the event.

Wed 14 OctRead more…

Dates for your diaries

Find out about more activities, events, workshops and podcasts here

Tue 29 SepRead more…

Iris invited to the Talent Assessment Camp!

Iris Aug 20b

Huge congratulations to Iris MacMillan who has been invited to attend the Talent Assessment Camp by British Orienteering at Edinburgh in October

Mon 7 SepRead more…

MapRun comes to Oban

Map Run F Logo

How to get your orienteering fix using MapRun and visit parts of Oban you've probably never seen before. MapRun can be done as a fun family activity/challenge or individually as a course or for training. Can you run all the way up Jacob's Ladder? Have you ever been to McCaig's Tower?

Thu 20 AugRead more…

Learn how to use MapRunF

Learn how to use the MapRunF app at our Beginners Workshop or join the MapRunF Discussion Workshop to share innovative ideas with others.

Wed 24 JunRead more…

Ecko success in the alternative Jamie Stevenson Competition

Finlay (M/W10) and Ruari (M/W12)

Congratulations to Ruari (M/W 12) and Finlay (M/W 10) who won their age classes in the Alternative Jamie Stevenson Trophy. Results on SOA website.

Thu 18 JunRead more…

Calling all Juniors

Recognising and celebrating our juniors!

Thu 4 JunRead more…

EckOCares update

We are now well into May and although we can get out more than once a day now, lockdown is set to continue so make the most of some options coming up - some need to be signed up to by today...

Tue 12 MayRead more…