Following AYROC's SoSOL (sometimes called SoSOL3, sometimes SoSOL6)
Updated on 18/9/16.
the League tables have been updated.
AYROC's SoSOL was rearranged for 21/8/16
Updated on 6/8/16.
Full results are on their website.
Interlopers' SoSOL was held at Calder Wood, nr Livingston on 15/5/16.
Updated on 16/5/16.
There was a good entry for the races, on a generally flat area between
two rivers, although there was some scrambling up and down the steep
Some runners found the numerous paths and vague vegitation confusing
and there were some long leg times. Well done the planner!
Full results and updated SoSOL league table are linked from here.
Solway's SoSOL was held at Drumlanrig, Dumfries on 17/4/16.
Updated on 17/4/16.
Over 100 runners enjoyed the very varied terrain, trying to keep in touch with the map (or not when there were unmapped paths.
The results are on the Solway web site and the League table is linked from the SoSOL page.
ELO's SoSOL was held on Lothian Edge with views over the Firth of Forth on a glorious winter/spring dayon 28/2/16.
Updated on 29/2/16.
Full results and updated SoSOL league table are linked from the ELO Website
Unfortunately AYROC have had to postpone
event at Muirkirk scheduled for 21st February 2016. The forecast predicts that conditions could be dangerous.
Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Updated on 19/2/16.
In 2016 , for a trial year, the series
will run for a calendar year instead of the previous autumn/spring period. (This first series will however include the
SoSOL held in October 2015, which was the only one before Christmas).
are already 7 events registered in the series (see SoSOL page) and there
are plenty of spare dates between May and November, and all South of Scotland
Clubs are encouraged to put on an event to add to this series. Some
have already indicated their intention to host one in the autumn and they will be added to the list when they appear.
Any enquiries to the ESOA Secretary:Kirsteen Kershaw 0131 667 4670
Updated on 22/1/16.
ESOA Individual Championships:
At Hopetoun House on Sunday 11 October
Details are on the ESOC
website. See separate
chart for Course/Age class details
ENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN on Fabian4.
Current trophy-holders – get polishing!Posted on
Tuesday 27 October at The Steading, Fairmilehead, 7pm.
All members of ESOA clubs very welcome
Janet Clark ESOA Treasurer janetclr @ aol.com
Posted on 3/10/15.
The points for Tulliallan have been calculated and added to the league
Certificates will be distributed to clubs once all my mistakes have
been noticed and corrected.Posted on 14/5/15.
The final SoSOL of the season was hosted at Tulliallan by Interlopers. Results.
Posted on 27/4/15.
SoSOL 6 and ESOC 50th Anniversary
A good turnout enjoyed fast and furious orienteering in Dalkeith Park.
Results and updated SoSOL
table. Posted on 1/2/15.
SoSOL 5 and ESOA Club Championships
Although much of the forest has been opened up and the rhododrendons
have been cleared, Saltoun was still a tough venue. Most people seemed
to enjoy the challenge and the glorious late autumn weather helped.
For the first time since 2010, clubs in the East area competed for the
ELO-phant trophy which was retained by ESOC with INT 2nd and RR 3rd.
Full results including updated league tables are here. Posted
The last Fight
with the Night before the Christmas break was on Blackford Hill.
Some very steep muddy slopes added to the challenge. Results will be on
table. Posted on 30/11/14.
SoSOL 4 and ESOA Individual Championships
The Hirsel was a new area for orienteering outside Coldstream and
offered a mixture of steep slopes, mixed forest, muddy tracks and a
very detailed area of rhododendron which the longer courses visited.
Results are on the Roxburgh
Reivers site, SoSOL points here and ESOA
Champions here. Posted on 26/11/14.
The third Fight
with the Night took place on the Braids. Despite panic emails
asking for a stock of bags to protect the non-waterproof maps, the
weather was kind; dry and the strong wind in general blew us back up
the hill. Results were added very quickly to the series
table. Posted on 14/11/14.
Croy Hill SoSOL
The results from the South of Scotland League event on Sunday 9 Nov
Full details are on the Clydeside
An interesting mixture of terrain with some evidence of the article on
the BBC news which said that October was the wettest in Scotland in
records.Posted on 9/11/14.
Fight with the Night
The first two events of the EUOC organised series "Fight with the
Night" have taken place through the streets of Edinburgh. The next
two offer a different challenge on the Braid and then Blackford hills.Posted on 31/10/14.
Information about Winners of Certificates for the SoSOL13-14 has been
See the SoSOL page.