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River Dee Radio Orienteering Podcasts

Whilst we are all in lockdown, an ideal time to listen to a collection of recent broadcasts from River Dee radio featuring MAROC orienteering:

March 2020: That Friday Feeling talks to Sarah Dunn, MAROC coaching coordinator and Regional Development Officer

March 2020: Night Orienteering Special - Paul visits Burn o' Vat with MAROC coach John Musgrave

March 2020: Aberdeenshire Sports Awards - Maroc voted Club of the Year 2019 & Matthew Gooch - Young Sports Person of the Year

September 2019: Orienteering at Glen Feardar

December 2019: Local Sports Personality Jon Musgrave

08th Apr 20


Coronavirus and Orienteering

We are all aware of the ongoing coronavirus situation.  I am reproducing here the recent communication from British Orienteering - we have been requested to cancel all events for the next 12 weeks and the events at Tillyfourie, Redburn and Sluie have now been removed from the events list.

Full statement below.

18th Mar 20   Read more…


River Dee Radio at Glen Feardar

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.

08th Sep 19


COPE project nominated for a ‘Rural Inspiration Award’

Congratulations to Sarah Dunn, whose 'Community Orienteering and Protection of the Environment' project (COPE) has been nominated for the European Network for Rural Devlopment 'Rural Inspiration Award'. Sarah has been managing the COPE project over the last 2 years.

Further details are published on the Scottish Orienteering website here, and there is an article on COPE in the December issue of SCORE.

20th Dec 18


GRAMP organised Event Safety Workshop

GRAMP is hosting an Event Safety Workshop on Monday 25th April, 6.30-9.30pm in Cults, Aberdeen. Anyone interested in attending should contact Helen Rowlands () to check availability of places.

More information on the gramp website: http://grampoc.com/2016/03/21/event-safety-workshop-25-april-2016/

The course is suitable for all current or potential planners, organiser and controllers, or just anyone who's interested in learning more.

11th Apr 16


MAROC OE2010 Training

A very successful training event was held by Keith on Saturday with 15 attendees.

The 'Running an event user computing guide' and 'OE2010 training deck' are now available in the Resources section.

01st Feb 16   Read more…


Banchory Schools Web Site Launched

Banchory Schools Orienteering Club was formed two years ago with the aim to further the development of and participation in orienteering within Banchory Schools.  It now has a new website which can give you more information about the club. 

07th Feb 11   Read more…


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