Entries that have been categorised as Junior
Just to highlight to everyone, as this is still showing up in the events list from Grampian, that the 17th September event at Scolty has been cancelled.
MAROC are now offering club training at Dess for all MAROC club members on that date.
GRAMP are now planning to run the Scolty event on the 5th November in place of the Bennachie event currently in the schedule.
Maroc will be organising a block of 4 introductory orienteering sessions aimed at family participation with full coaching provided. After-school clubs will also be starting up again in Aboyne and Banchory after the summer holidays.
MAROC committee are proposing that the level D event at Coull this Sunday 30th April count as a JD2C event. This is contrary to the note on 15th April that Tyrebagger would be the next JD2C event.
Although Coull is a Level D event, there is a good range of courses and any beginners can be shadowed on the white.
Rules and events list for the 2017 JD2C. On the events list there are a few things to confirm, so look out for further updates.
Maroc Talent Squad and World Schools juniors recently spent a long weekend training in Glen Affric, running in the footsteps of the world’s best orienteers from WOC 2015. The aims of the camp were; to inspire the youngsters to commit to orienteering, to foster team spirit and provide support in preparation for the Worlds Schools 2017, and at the same time to get some quality technical and physical training under their belts.
Final tables for the 2016 JD2C are in! Well done to all taking part and especially to our age category winners...
The JD2C 2016 results after 9 events. Standings updated after Scolty event on 23rd October.
MAROC members Craig & Alistair Chapman and Nick & Peter Collins competed in the 2016 Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon this weekend, 2nd & 3rd July. Despite the 'mixed' weather and very little sleep at the camp on Saturday night, they managed to come in 3rd and 13th respectively on the Bedafell Course - well done!
The JD2C 2016 results after 3 events. Standings updated after Torphantrick event on 20th March.
Here's a quick roundup of events outside our immediate area in the near future... but first a reminder that the Forest Sprint Series starts at Countesswells on Wednesday (GRAMP event).
16th April - Long-O at Catlelaw in the Pentlands. Note closing date is today, 11th April!
17th April - Drumlanrig Woods, Thornhill, SW Scotland. Advance entries also close today, but should be entries on the day.
22nd - 24th April - Scottish Spring events incorporating Dark Thistle at Craig a' Barns, JOK Chasing Sprint at Faskally and middle distance race at Bonskeid Estate (elite with open courses). Entries close 17th April.
British Orienteering Champs: 30th April Long Distance Race and 1st May Relay Race at Brown Clee Hill in Shropshire. Let Sarah Dunn know if you want to run in a relay team at the event by 16th April.