tayside orienteers - welcome!
Welcome to the web pages of Tayside Orienteers, the orienteering club for Perth & Kinross, Angus and the City of Dundee.
Latest Club News
- Camperdown and Templeton Woods, Sunday 19th May: Provisional results are now available for today's event at Camperdown Park and Templeton Woods - only mist and smirr rather than pouring rain this time!
- Scottish Orienteering League Event 4, 9th June: Entries are now open for SOL4, taking place at Auchingarrich, near Comrie, on Sunday 9th June.
- Perth & Kinross Scouts Championships and Local event, Kinnoull: Results from the Scouts Championships and Local event at Kinnoull Hill on 7 May are now available.
- Perth & Kinross Primary Schools Area Champions: In the final Area Championships event, congratulations to The Furious 3 from Newhill Primary, who won the North East and Central Area Championships at Belmont on 29 April! Results are also available from the Evening Score at Belmont held later the same day.
- Perth & Kinross Primary Schools Area Champions: In the latest Area Championships event, well done to the Nerdy Ninjas from Forgandenny Primary, who won the Perth Area Championships at Strathallan on Thursday 25 April! Results are also available from the Evening Score at Strathallan held after the Perth Area Championships.
- Perth & Kinross Primary Schools Area Champions: Congratulations to Adventurous 3 from Crieff Primary, who won the West Area Championships at Glenalmond on Tuesday 23 April! Results are also available from the Evening Score at Glenalmond held after the West Area Championships.
- Perth & Kinross Primary Schools Area Champions: Congratulations to Team Milnathort 2 from Milnathort Primary, who won the South Area Championships at Lendrick Muir on Thursday 18 April, and to The Dunkeld Dashers from The Royal School of Dunkeld, who won the North Area Championships at Dalguise on 22 April. Results are also available from the Evening Score at Lendrick held after the South Area Championships.
- Springtime Evening Score events: Following on after the very successful Perth and Kinross Primary Schools Championship series, we'll leaving the controls out and giving you an opportunity to try the same Score course or set your own training activity. Venues will be 5 areas all within easy drive of Perth. The first event is on Thursday 18th April at Lendrick Muir, Crook of Devon. Spring Evening Score Events - more details
- Moncreiffe Hill, Sunday 31st March: Provisional results from our Easter Sunday event at Moncreiffe Hill are now available. Thankyou to everyone who came along and supported the event!
- Craig a'Barns, Sunday 10th March: Provisional results are now available for Craig a'Barns event on 10th March. Thanks to everyone who came along, and to Grahame Nicol and his team for organising!
- Orienteering in Crieff, Saturday 2nd March: Results are now available for our Crieff events at Macrosty Park and Knock of Crieff. Thanks to everyone who came along, and to Jim Martin and Fiona Downie for organising!
- Sunday 17th February, 2013 Compass Sport Trophy: Unfortunately the club was hit hard by late withdrawals and unavailability for the Scottish round of the Compass Sport Trophy, held at Birsemore on Royal Deeside last Sunday, so only a small team was able to take part. Despite this we managed to finish 4th in the Small Clubs Section - congratulations to everyone who represented the club. Compass Sport Trophy Results.
For a full list of news items, visit the Club News page.
Take the Tayside Orienteers Woodland Challenge!
If you're new to orienteering and want to try out mapreading in one of Tayside's beautiful woodlands, try the
woodland challenge - just choose your location, buy a map and go whenever you like.
For orienteers looking for physical and technical training, the Woodland Challenge also presents a great opportunity
to train in Tay territory.
Woodland Challenge - more details.
Details of our 2013 fixture list will be available on the fixture list, which gives details of forthcoming events being held by Tayside Orienteers, and other opportunities for orienteering in Tayside and beyond.
Next event: - Evening Score, Scone Palace, Thursday 30th May.
Also coming up: - Scottish O League Event 4, Auchingarrich, Sunday 9th June.
Results of events held by Tayside Orienteers since 1999, and links to other event
Get in Touch!
Contact Us! if you would like more information about the club or
orienteering in general, find all the contact information you need here.
New to the Club, or new to orienteering?
- About the Club
- Find out the essential information about Tayside Orienteers, including how to join the club
- A brief introduction to Orienteering
- This section will give you an outline of what orienteering is all about, and point you to some useful on-line
resources where you can find out more.
If you have any problems or queries regarding this page or its contents, contact David Sloan - email: sloan758 @gmail.com