The Scottish Qualifying Round was run in conjunction with SoSOL 10 and ESOC progressed to the UK Final; thanks to everyone for turning up and running for the club.
A glorious morning saw a multitude of ESOC competitors at this CLYDE event, which was also the Scottish qualifying round for the CompassSport Cup / Trophy.
There was a big turnout from ESOC for ELO’s South of Scotland League event.
Just a few hardy ESOC members braved the early snow to run at this sparsely-attended AYROC event, the 8th in the 2008-9 South of Scotland Orienteering League.
This year’s British Championships had a change of date which meant that it clashed with the ESOC Sprint O, but despite this, ESOC was represented at the event, held in the New Forest, Hampshire.
Birsemore Hill, 21 February
A handful of ESOC members travelled north to Deeside for the 2009 Night Championships, organised by MAROC.
A few enthusiastic ESOC members went to the final event in STAG’s winter score series, the Knoll Kollection.
Despite snow and ice, many ESOC regulars competed at this event and had an excellent day.
The weekend of 24/25 January saw two very different events in the heart of Edinburgh; the Edinburgh City Race and a SoSOL event on Arthur’s Seat. There was a great ESOC turnout for both days, with 2 winners in the City Race.
The first South of Scotland Orienteering League event of 2009, organised by STAG, was well-attended, with ESOC members competing successfully in most classes.
A handful of ESOC members braved the weather to compete at the second score event in STAG’s winter series.
ESOC took the top 2 places in both men’s and women’s classes at the first event in STAG’s winter score series.