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Governing bodies

IOF - International Orienteering Federation.

British Orienteering - The National Governing Body for the sport in the United Kingdom.

Scottish Orienteering Association



Orienteering related web sites

Attackpoint - Performance and training tools for orienteering athletes.

Catching Features - an orienteering game.

Coaching - use this link to go to a page dedicated to links which are useful for orienteering coaches.

CompassSport - Orienteering magazine.

Map of O events - This web site shows where the forthcoming events are and by using post codes can be centred on any location.

Map symbols - The British Orienteering web site has two interactive games about orienteering map symbols.

Map symbols - This web site has a list of map symols.

Maprunner - Web site with interesting and useful articles.

National Orienteering Centre - Glenmore Lodge.

Orienteering Foundation.

Nopesport - An on line orienteering community.

Rankings list

Routegadget - a web utility for drawing and comparing orienteering routes. This link will take you to Solway Orienteers index page on Routegadget.

Runner's World - magazine for runners.

World of O - On line international orienteering news.


On line shops specialising in orienteering kit and equipment.

Ultrasport.

Compasspoint.


Neighbouring Orienteering clubs

Ayrshire Orienteering Club

Borderliners

Lakeland Orienteering Club

West Cumberland Orienteering Club


Multiday Orienteering events and Leauges in the UK

South of Scotland Orienteering League.

Scottish Orienteering League - the events in this series are held in venues across Scotland throughout the year.

Jan Kjellstrom International Festival of Orienteering is held every year in different locations around the UK at Easter .

Croeso - 6 days of Welsh orienteering. This event is held every 4 years, the last one was in 2016

The Scottish 6 days - Strathearn 2019, 28th July - 3rd August 2019.

The Lakes 5 Days - This event is held every 4 years, the next one is 29th July to 3rd August

Scottish Urban League

The White Rose Weekend is held every year in August.


Resources

Injuries that need to be entered in an Accident book.

SportIdent. Tips for Controllers - Ever struggled to understand all the different types and capacities of SI Cards? By David Rosen.


On line maps

Google maps

Open Street Map - a free editiable map of the whole world

Ordinance Survey maps

Streetmap

Zoom Earth


Local web sites

Castle Douglas Online

Cream o'Galloway

Dalbeattie Matters

Dalbeattie Running Club

Dalbeattie Sports Hub

Dumfries and Galloway Online

Dumfries Harriers

Dumfries Running Club

Lochmaben and District Community Initiative


Miscellaneous web sites

Where can we go - On line listings of family and community events.