Sun 15th Sep 2019
Type of event: Training
Club training and introductory coached session.
Club training is open to all Maroc members of all ages and abilities. The session will be led by qualified coaches with participants split into groups according to their technical skill level. Member fees: Adults £2, Juniors £1. Club members are requested to sign-up by the evening of Fri 30th Aug at the latest via the Doodle Poll here
The introductory session is part of a block of 4 sessions aimed at family participation and will equip participants with a basic understanding of the sport as well as the skills required to navigate round simple courses. Both adults and children will be catered for and can be challenged at levels appropriate to their knowledge and previous experience as well as age. Non-member fees: Adults £12, Juniors £6, Family (1 adult, 2 junior) £24, Extra junior £4, Extra adult £12. More information available here including an option to sign up for the full block of 4 sessions and become a Club Member.
River Dee Radio's 'Sport with Paul' visited MAROCs Glen Feardar event last Sunday. You can hear their Orienteering Special via this link - a very good summary of the Glen Feardar Event and the lead up to it.
Here are the JD2C standings after the event at Balmedie on 7th July.
The next event which counts for the JD2C will be Glen Feardar on this coming Sunday - 25th August.
A free orienteering taster session for children in school years P5-7 will be held in Aboyne on Thu 29th Aug 3:45-4:45, meeting at the Community Centre.
We will be organising a further block of coached orienteering sessions after the summer holidays, aimed at family participation. The sessions will be suitable for families with at least one child age 8 or older. It will be possible to sign up and Pay As You Go for individual sessions, or alternatively sign up for the full block of 4 sessions and receive FREE Club Membership for all the family until Dec 2020.