Entries that have been categorised as News
The deadline day for the competition to launch MAROC’s new web site is passed and so all can be revealed.
Over 50 MAROC members have so far and the first entry deadline for the 6-day passed with 2121 competitors now having entered.
Club clothing: Extra-small O Tops are now available at very special prices. Some old style tops are going cheap too.
Another fine night, and more physical courses largely caused by the heather this time. The early indications are that Dan Gooch won the Long course. Results are awaited.
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.