Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club


ESOC Club Championships 2023

The 2023 ESOC Club Championships took place along with the East of Scotland Championships and SoSOL 7 event at Corstorphine Hill on Sunday 19 November. See this event item on the ESOC website for further details about the event, and full results.

The winners were:
    Novice Junior – Seb Bleakley M10
    Junior Girl – Ianthe Bleakley W10
    Junior Boy – Jonny Brydie M12
    Experienced Junior Girl – Ursula MacColl W14
    Experienced Junior Boy – Ewan Arnold M14
    Senior Girl – Amy Brodie W14
    Senior Boy – Jonathan Whaley M16
    Best Junior on a Senior Course – Calum Robertson M14

    Men's Open – Simon Gregerson M21
    Women's Open – Heidi Ross W21
    Veteran Men – Kevin Harding M60
    Veteran Women – Helena Nolan W55
    Overall Superveteran winner – Margaret Dalgleish W70

Best Newcomer – William Atkinson M12
Most Improved – Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools Orienteering, as a group.

The trophies were presented by Mark Rowe, ESOC Chief Social Officer, at the Club Championships social. This was held nearby at the Leonardo Hotel in Clermiston Road, immediately after the event.

The John Colls Award was presented to Jayne MacGregor. This annual award was set up in 2016 in memory of a former member who made a huge contribution to ESOC as well as both Scottish and British Orienteering. It is awarded to recognise outstanding contributions made to ESOC during the current year.