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Events Diary



This page now shows events run by neighbouring clubs and includes links to the appropriate web sites.



Please note that:-
  • If you take part in one of our events your name will appear in the results and be published on the web. Your name may also appear in the local newspaper reports.

  • We take photos at our events which may be used for promotion of the sport and club; including posting them on the web, displaying on local posters, illustrating club or national newsletters and accompanying newspaper articles. The club will not directly link juniors names to photographs.

  • If you have a pre-existing medical condition that you think an organiser of one of our events should know about should symptoms arise while orienteering, you can download a form on the following link. Medical form

  • Fri.
    22 March 2019

    Dumfries and Galloway Schools Orienteering Championships

    Barhill Plantation, Dalbeattie
    Click here to see the location of this wood.

    Event final details

    Event information
    Entry form
    General information
    Closing date for entries Friday 15th March 2019

    Sat.
    30 March 2019

    BL come and try it event

    Aughertree Fell near Caldbeck
    Go to www.bl-orienteering.org.uk/ for more information

    Sat.
    6 April 2019

    Solway Orienteers

    Cally Woods, Gatehouse of Fleet


    Cost for members - adults £4.00 & Juniors £2.00. Non members are most welcome but will be asked to pay a surcharge - adults +£2.00 & juniors +£1.00.

    Start times will run from 10.00 - 12.00

    Summary of courses provided

    Course

    Distance

    Technical
    difficulty

    Control
    Location

    White

    1.7km

    Easy

    All on paths / beside paths.

    Yellow

    2.7km

    Easy

    As for the White but some navigational decisions required.

    Orange

    3.5km

    Moderate

    Close to paths or significant features.

    Light Green

    3.8km

    Moderate
    to hard

    Cross country not using paths.

    Green

    4.2km

    Hard

    Cross country not using paths.

    Blue

    6.2km

    Hard

    Cross country not using paths.


    Parking will be in the Forestry Commission car park.



    Sun.
    28 April 2019

    WCOC Cumbrian Galoppen

    Muncaster Fell near Ravenglass
    Go to www.wcoc.co.uk for more information

    Thur.
    2 May 2019

    Coaching evening 1

    Barhill Plantation, Dalbeattie

    This is the first of our very popular May coaching evenings. As usual there will be 4 evening sessions which will cater for all abilities of orienteers. So whether you are a complete beginner looking to learn about the sport, an experienced orienteer who wants some time in the forest honing navigation skills or someone in between, this series is for you.

    To enable our coaches to plan more effectively and ensure that there are enough maps and resources to go round we will be asking people to book their place. Click here to send an e-mail to Helen.

    Cost £2.00 for members (adult & junior) non members adult £4.00 and junior £2.00 (if you are a non member and attend all 4 you will have the opportunity to convert your entry fee into club membership at no extra cost.)

    The session will run from 18.15 to 19.30.

    Thur.
    9 May 2019

    Coaching evening 2

    Barhill Plantation, Dalbeattie

    More information about this session and what it will cover will be posted here closer to the time.1.7km

    To enable our coaches to plan more effectively and ensure that there are enough maps and resources to go round we will be asking people to book their place. Click here to send an e-mail to Helen.

    Cost £2.00 for members (adult & junior) non members adult £4.00 and junior £2.00 (if you are a non member and attend all 4 you will have the opportunity to convert your entry fee into club membership at no extra cost.)

    The session will run from 18.15 to 19.30.

    Sat.
    11 May 2019

    BL come and try it event

    Hallin Fell near Pooley Bridge
    Go to www.bl-orienteering.org.uk/ for more information

    Thur.
    16 May 2019

    Coaching evening 3

    Rounall Wood, Dalbeattie

    More information about this session and what it will cover will be posted here closer to the time.

    To enable our coaches to plan more effectively and ensure that there are enough maps and resources to go round we will be asking people to book their place. Click here to send an e-mail to Helen.

    Cost £2.00 for members (adult & junior) non members adult £4.00 and junior £2.00 (if you are a non member and attend all 4 you will have the opportunity to convert your entry fee into club membership at no extra cost.)

    The session will run from 18.15 to 19.30.

    Sat.
    25 May 2019

    Scottish Orienteering Individual Championships

    Dalbeattie Town Wood

    Come and run on the revised and extended map.

    Sun.
    26 May 2019

    Scottish Orienteering Relay Championships

    Drumlanrig, Thornhill

    Thur.
    30 May 2019

    Coaching evening 4

    Barhill Plantation, Dalbeattie

    This is the last coaching session in the series and will provide an opportunity for individuals to use all of their orienteering skills in a fun team activity.

    To enable our coaches to plan more effectively and ensure that there are enough maps and resources to go round we will be asking people to book their place. Click here to send an e-mail to Helen.

    Cost £2.00 for members (adult & junior) non members adult £4.00 and junior £2.00 (if you are a non member and attend all 4 you will have the opportunity to convert your entry fee into club membership at no extra cost.)

    The session will run from 18.15 to 19.30.

    Sun.
    9 June 2019

    WCOC Cumbrian Galoppen

    Threlkeld Knotts near Keswick
    Go to www.wcoc.co.uk for more information

    Sat.
    15 June 2019

    BL urban event

    The sands Bampton
    Go to www.bl-orienteering.org.uk/ for more information

    Sat.
    13 July 2019

    BL come and try it event

    Eycott Hill near Keswick
    Go to www.bl-orienteering.org.uk/ for more information