Tilquhillie Forest Sprint

Fri 1st May 2015

Type of event: Local-(D), Sprint

There will be a single 3.2km course (TD3/Orange) with 12 controls and 100m of climb.  The map scale is 1:10,000.

Parking, registration and download will be in the small field with sheds at grid reference NO 714 947.  This parking area is not huge so please park “economically”.

The course is in Maryfield Wood which is 500m from the parking area with access along the narrow Tilquhillie road.  The road is not heavily used but please take care when making your way to and from the course.

Parking Area

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Bell Wood training

Sun 26th Apr 2015

Type of event: Training

Full club training for all levels. Note club members only.

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Introduction to Orienteering

Starting Apr 26th 2015

Starting on Apr 26th Maroc are running a 4 week block of introductory orienteering sessions aimed at family participation with full coaching provided.

The sessions are suitable for families with at least one child P5 or older. Both juniors and adults can participate at the same time, at levels appropriate to their age and experience.

  • Apr 26th:    Introductory skills coaching session, Bell Wood, Aboyne
  • May 3rd:    Introductory event participation, with support to complete a course, Glen Dye by Strachan
  • May 10th:    Further skills coaching session, Shooting Greens by Potarch
  • May 17th:    Event participation with coaching support, Bogendreip by Strachan

28th Mar 15   Read more…


Top Maroc performances at JK 2015

Over forty competitors and their families from Mar Orienteering Club (Maroc) made the most of the  Bank Holiday weekend by competing in the JK International Orienteering Festival in the Lake District.

This is the UK's premier annual multi day competition attracting over 2300 competitors from around the world.  

15th Apr 15   Read more…


Banchory Academy off to Turkey and World Schools 2015

The Banchory Academy team head off to Antalya in Turkey for the 2015 World Schools Championships on 16th April. Fourteen local athletes are part of the team travelling from Scotland. The fund raising is nearly at an end and detailed preparations complete.

Good luck to the whole team!

15th Apr 15   Read more…


Club Development Plan

The Maroc committee and club development officer have put together a 5 year Development Plan for the club. This identifies priorities and a set of actions to achieve implementation of the plan. A copy of the Club Development Plan is available here.

13th Apr 15   Read more…


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