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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


  • MapRunF

    Solway Orienteers has set up some courses using an app called MapRunF. There are currently 5 courses in Dumfries & Galloway with more on the way. To find out more go to the WHAT'S NEW page of this web site.


    Saturday
    30 Oct. 2021

    Solway local event

    Dalbeattie Town Wood, Dalbeattie

    Cost for members - adult £4.00 junior £2.00 Non member surcharge adults +£2 juniors + £1

    Parking will be in the Forestry Commission car park. Click here to see the location. The start and finish will both be located there.
    Start times will run from 10.30 to 12.00
    Courses will close at 1.30pm

    Courses
    Green 4.4km 125m climb. Competitors must use marked crossings points
    Light green 3.3km 70m climb
    Orange 2.8km 70m climb
    Yellow 2.5km 30m climb

    Forest vegetation is still quite thick in places with low visibility and use of a compass is highly recommended.

    This event is open to all. We will be running a pre-entries system. There will be no entry on the day.
    Entry form
    Covid form
    Closing date for entries is Monday 25th Oct at midnight.

    Wednesday
    10 Nov. 2021

    Solway night O. event

    The Crichton grounds, Dumfries


    Cost for members - adult £4.00 junior £2.00 Non member surcharge adults +£2 juniors + £1
    Start times will run from 18.00 to 19.00
    This event is open to all. We will be running a pre-entries system, the link will be posted here when entries are open. There will be no entry on the day.

    Saturday
    20 Nov. 2021

    Solway local event

    Silvercraig and Barhill Wood, Kirkcudbright

    Cost for members - adult £4.00 junior £2.00 Non member surcharge adults +£2 juniors + £1
    Start times will run from 13.30 to 14.30
    This event is open to all. We will be running a pre-entries system, the link will be posted here when entries are open. There will be no entry on the day.

    Saturday
    4 Dec. 2021

    Solway local event

    Pits n' Bumps, Barhill Plantation, Dalbeattie

    Cost for members - adult £4.00 junior £2.00 Non member surcharge adults +£2 juniors + £1
    Start times will run from 10.30 to 11.30
    This event is open to all. We will be running a pre-entries system, the link will be posted here when entries are open. There will be no entry on the day.

    Wednesday
    15 Dec. 2021

    Solway night O. event

    Crossmichael


    Cost for members - adult £4.00 junior £2.00 Non member surcharge adults +£2 juniors + £1
    Start times will run from 18.00 to 19.00
    This event is open to all. We will be running a pre-entries system, the link will be posted here when entries are open. There will be no entry on the day.