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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.



    Wednesday
    27 Jan. 2021

    Solway Zoom Club Night

    Route planning on individual legs on courses

    in this session we will look at example legs from courses. Participants will be given the opportunity to identify possible routes. The group will discuss the options and their relative merits bearing in mind that each orienteer will have different strengths and weaknesses.
    The Zoom link will be e-mailed out to club members.

    19.30


    Wednesday
    3 Feb. 2021

    Solway Zoom Club Night

    Strength and conditioning

    A practical session - come prepared wearing loose clothing and have a suitable mat on the floor.
    The Zoom link will be e-mailed out to club members.

    19.30


    Wednesday
    10 Feb. 2021

    Solway Zoom Club Night

    An introduction to Routegadget

    This session is all about Routegadget. Learn how to input your route and what the benefits are to you and the course planner.
    The Zoom link will be e-mailed out to club members.

    19.30


    Wednesday
    17 Feb. 2021

    Solway Zoom Club Night

    Making the perfect flapjack for your post run snack.

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    The Zoom link will be e-mailed out to club members.

    19.30


    Wednesday
    24 Feb. 2021

    Solway Zoom Club Night

    Simplification

    In this session we will be looking at simplification and practicing looking at routes between controls. The emphasis will be on picking out which are the key features to look for.
    The Zoom link will be e-mailed out to club members.

    19.30


    Wednesday
    3 March 2021

    Solway Zoom Club Night

    Strength & Conditioning

    A practical session - come prepared wearing loose clothing and have a suitable mat on the floor.

    The Zoom link will be e-mailed out to club members.

    19.30


    Saturday
    2 Jan. 2021

    Solway local event Knoll Bagging. A Score event

    Event postponed

    Following the Scottish Government announcement the committee have decided that the wisest course of action is to postpone this event.




    Saturday
    Date TBC Jan. 2021

    Event postponed

    Solway night activity Dock Park, Castledykes Park and environs.

    Dumfries

    This event is open to members only. Read the entry which was posted on the 27 July on the WHAT'S NEW? page to find out how our orienteering events are going to work for the foreseeable future.

    Pre entry only. There will be no entry on the day.

    Event details and individual start times will be e-mailed out to participants.

    Please read the British Orienteering Participant Code of Conduct before taking part in this event.



    Cost adults £2.00 juniors £1.00. Adults shadowing juniors go free.




    Saturday
    30 Jan. 2021

    Event postponed

    Solway local event Spring Series 1

    Heathhall Wood, Dumfries

    This event is open to members only. Read the entry which was posted on the 27 July on the WHAT'S NEW? page to find out how our orienteering events are going to work for the foreseeable future.

    Pre entry only. There will be no entry on the day.

    Event details and individual start times will be e-mailed out to participants.

    Please read the British Orienteering Participant Code of Conduct before taking part in this event.





    Start times will run from 10.00 to 11.30

    Cost adults £4.00 juniors £2.00. Adults shadowing juniors go free.




    Saturday
    Date TBC Feb. 2021

    Event postponed

    Solway night activity Barhill Plantation

    Dalbeattie

    This event is open to members only. Read the entry which was posted on the 27 July on the WHAT'S NEW? page to find out how our orienteering events are going to work for the foreseeable future.

    Pre entry only. There will be no entry on the day.

    Event details and individual start times will be e-mailed out to participants.

    Please read the British Orienteering Participant Code of Conduct before taking part in this event.



    Cost adults £2.00 juniors £1.00. Adults shadowing juniors go free.




    Saturday
    27 Feb. 2021

    Event postponed

    Solway local event Spring Series 2

    Mabie Forest, Dumfries

    This event is open to members only. Read the entry which was posted on the 27 July on the WHAT'S NEW? page to find out how our orienteering events are going to work for the foreseeable future.

    Pre entry only. There will be no entry on the day.

    Event details and individual start times will be e-mailed out to participants.

    Please read the British Orienteering Participant Code of Conduct before taking part in this event.



    Start times will run from 10.00 to 11.30
    Cost adults £4.00 juniors £2.00. Adults shadowing juniors go free.




    Saturday
    27 March 2021

    Event postponed

    Solway local event Spring Series 3

    Cally Wood, Gatehouse of Fleet

    This event is open to members only. Read the entry which was posted on the 27 July on the WHAT'S NEW? page to find out how our orienteering events are going to work for the foreseeable future.

    Pre entry only. There will be no entry on the day.

    Event details and individual start times will be e-mailed out to participants.

    Please read the British Orienteering Participant Code of Conduct before taking part in this event.



    Start times will run from 10.00 to 11.30
    Cost adults £4.00 juniors £2.00. Adults shadowing juniors go free.