East Lothian, 20/21 May
This year’s Scottish Orienteering Championships were close to home. ESOC, along with TAY, presented the Individual event at Gullane, Archerfield & Yellowcraig, with the Relay at Binning Wood the next day. Many ESOC members were busy helping, but still had some excellent runs, with five trophy winners at the Individual event and three podium places at the Relay.
Tranent, Friday 19 May
East Lothian Orienteers organised the fifth event in the 2017 Scottish Orienteering Urban League, as a prelude to the Scottish Championships weekend. There was a huge ESOC entry, and some great results.
Glen Nant, 14 May
The fourth event in this year’s Scottish Orienteering League was presented by EckO on a new map, and plenty of ESOC members enjoyed the terrain.
Dunstaffnage & Dunbeg, Saturday 13 May
There was a fair turnout of ESOC competitors for the fourth event in the 2017 Scottish Orienteering Urban League, with several first places.
Roger Scrutton hands over management of Wednesday evening training sessions at RHS
Brian Miller writes about the high esteem Roger is held in by Club members and the presentation on his 'retirement' from managing the winter training sessions at the Royal High School
Southern Lake District, 6-7 May
This year’s British Long and Relay Championships were nearer to home than in the last couple of years, and a sizeable contingent of ESOC members competed, in glorious weather that showed the Lake District at its best.