Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club


Membership information

You do not need to be a member of a club to participate in orienteering, but joining an orienteering club brings many benefits. As well as information and social events, membership gives contact with people who will share their enthusiasm for the sport, and their experience, giving support and guidance when needed. If you wish to join ESOC, you will be very welcome.



How to contact ESOC.


Go Orienteering!

A recreational resource developed by British Orienteering, helping people to find places to Go Orienteering as well as top tips and helpful information to make orienteering fun and safe for all.


Orienteering Links

Some useful links for orienteers.


New to orienteering?

Orienteering is a challenging outdoor adventure sport that exercises both the mind and the body. It’s an adventure sport for all!


Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some questions that are often asked by newcomers to orienteering.


Videos for beginners

4 short videos that introduce orienteering.


Coaching videos

A series of useful coaching videos entitled “Get Up To Speed”.