Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club


North Pentland Hills, 22nd Sep

SOL 5, incorporating VHI Individual Event

CompassPoint Scottish Orienteering League (SOL) 5 incorporating Veteran Home International Individual race.



Binning Wood, Veteran Home International Relays, 21st Sep

A closed event for teams from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

A closed event for teams from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales

Results are here

Winsplits are here

Routegadget to follow here


Scottish Junior Orienteering Squad 2020

Two ESOC juniors are included in the ScotJOS selections for 2020!


ESOC at the 2019 Home Internationals

There are ESOC members in the Scotland teams for all of this year’s Home International competitions.


SOL 4, 2019

Drummond Hill, 8 September

The fourth event of the 2019 Scottish Orienteering League, organised by Interløpers, took place on a beautiful day, with some great ESOC runs.



Report of September Social

A windy night in Western Edinburgh

Some excellent urban strategy score planning from Ewart for this social in Bughtlin



Coaching & Training: White and Yellow courses

This is the second article in a series by Roger Scrutton. Following on from the introduction to Coaching and Training, this article discusses coaching and training at Steps A-D in the Step System, equating to Stages 1 and 2 in the Long Term Athlete Development framework. There are useful ideas here for more experienced orienteers too.


Scottish Score Championships 2019

Faskally & Pitlochry, 1 September

A sizeable contingent from ESOC enjoyed this year’s Scottish Score Championships, organised by STAG, and won several trophies.


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