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Snow again! Hazlehead Park hosted DNC 6, rescheduled after the initial ice induced postponement. Fairways and tracks made for fast running in spite of the snow with Finlay Langan winning the long course and Calum McLeod (GRAMP) the short.
Interested in the history of orienteering or of our bi-annual 6-day competition, or just fancy a bit of map-geeking? You might care to visit the Scottish 6-day site and download the sample chapter (covering, as it happens, Royal Deeside ‘93), and then maybe even buy the book!
Britains top night race series visited one of Deeside’s best areas for Race number 9. There were on the night wins for Jon Musgrave (Long) and John Mason (Short)
Race 8 in the DNC of 2011 was held on a new area for most MAROC folk.
Dan Gooch (Long) and Rhona McMillan (Short) took the honours.
Several MAROC members made the journey to Edinburgh for EUOCs latest annual “Big Weekend”.
A full moon, nice frosty conditions and for the most part great runnability at Bogendreip.
Sheet ice at Hazlehead resulted in the latest race in the winter night series being cancelled.
Junior training at Dess on 9th January marked the launch of MAROCs new Junior Talent Squad.
Some snow in the forest and some pretty icy tracks but superb technical full on Orienteering took place at DNC 5 at Sluie. Follow the link for series fixtures, blog and overall scores.
Eight MAROC Juniors have been selected for the 2011 Scottish Junior Orienteering Squad.