Category archive for Events

Come Set a World Record!

Want to be part of a World record attempt? Get yourself along to Dunblane or Linlithgow on Wednesday 24th May and take part in World Orienteering Day.

21st May 17   → read more...

Double Dukes Weekend

The results for both days are now online via the results tab.

9th Mar 17   → read more...

Roger strides into the relay finish

All Around the World (well, the UK at least!)

As the 2017 season gets into full swing, it's been a successful week for FVO athletes, with race wins at no fewer than nine competitions across the UK.

13th Feb 17   → read more...

JST 2016 - The Team

West is Best at SIA Relays

West of Scotland, with a prominent input from FVO youngsters, won the JIA Relays at Culbin yesterday.

30th Oct 16   → read more...

Dunblane and Laighills Come and Train

The results are now online on the Results tab

15th Oct 16   → read more...

Linlithgow Come and Train

The first Come and Train 2016-17 event is this weekend on Sunday 4th September at Linlithgow Loch.

30th Aug 16   → read more...

Scottish Spring 2016

Details of the Scottish Spring weekend of high class orienteering based around Pitlochry from 22 to 24 April are now available

1st Apr 16   → read more...

CompassSport Cup and Trophy - Scotland Heat RESULTS Now Available

The results for the Scotland heat of the CompassSport Cup and Trophy held on Dumyat on Sunday 13 March are now available.

8th Mar 16   → read more...

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CompassSport Cup Entries Now Open

Entries are now open for the Scotland round of the CompassSport Cup and Trophy which is taking place on Dumyat on Sunday 13 March 2016.

30th Jan 16   → read more...

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World Class Battle at Bannockburn

A world class field battled to take top orienteering honours at Friday's prestigious world ranking race in Bannockburn, as part of Forth Valley Orienteers' Schiehallion Weekend.

22nd Jun 15   → read more...

Schiehallion Weekend Results

Schiehallion Weekend Day 1 - Friday SOUL & WRE sprint event at Bannockburn, Stirling

Results inc. winsplits, routegadget etc. are now available here

Schiehallion Weekend Day 2 - Saturday SOL & WRE event at Tullochroisk

Results inc. winsplits, routegadget etc. now available here

Schiehallion Weekend Day 3 - Saturday SOL at Dunalastair

Results ...

22nd Jun 15   → read more...

Schiehallion Weekend Start Times and Final Details

Schiehallion Weekend Day 1 - Friday SOUL & WRE sprint event at Bannockburn, Stirling

Results now available here

Final details can be found here

Start times can be found here

Schiehallion Weekend Day 2 - Saturday SOL & WRE event at Tullochroisk

Final details can be found here

Start times can be ...

13th Jun 15   → read more...

WRE SOL

Schiehallion WRE Weekend 19th, 20th & 21st June 2015

Forth Valley & Tay Orienteers invite you to an excellent weekend’s racing with all three of the areas in sight of the famous conical peak of Schiehallion, where in 1775 contours were invented!

You can expect classic Scottish orienteering, world class terrain, beautiful scenery, a big race atmosphere and friendly hospitality. Prepare to be challenged!

2nd Jun 15   → read more...

Schiehallion Weekend Days

£2000 Prize Fund Announced for Schiehallion Weekend

UK Elite Orienteering League Final plays key part in Stirling-focused Community Orienteering Project

19th May 15   → read more...

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International Action at Race the Castles Stirling

On the atmospherically misty morning of Sunday 12 October, Stirling was home to some amazing action from the world's top international orienteers.

19th Oct 14   → read more...

Stirling Castle Map

Race the Castles at Stirling on 12th October

On Sunday 12 October, FVO is hosting a fantastic, exciting, high profile, international orienteering race based from Stirling Old Town.

20th Aug 14   → read more...

Fraser Finishing

Great Results for Forth Valley Orienteers at Glasgow City Race

Forth Valley Orienteers put in some top performances at last weekend’s Glasgow City Orienteering Race. The race was part of the Scottish Orienteering Urban League as well as a round of the prestigious UK-wide Nopesport Urban League. Eleven Forth Valley runners finished in podium positions.

13th May 14   → read more...

Stansfield and Goddard win at JK 2014

There were some excellent results for FVO runners over the challenging Welsh terrain for this year's prestigious Jan Kjellstrom orienteering festival.

23rd Apr 14   → read more...

FVO Qualify for National Club Competition Final

Forth Valley Orienteers qualified comfortably for the CompassSport Trophy final, the UK club competition for "small" orienteering clubs, at the Scottish heat which took place today at South Achray forest, Aberfoyle.

Forth Valley Orienteers have dominated this competition in recent times, winning the overall competition for the last seven years ...

16th Feb 14   → read more...

Sprint Winner - Roger

First Championship Titles of 2014

Forth Valley orienteers started the year well at the first Championship event of 2014 - the Scottish Sprints at North Muirton, Perth. Class winners were:

Class Runner
W21 Fanni Gyurko
M35 Will Hensman
W35 Janine Inman
M40 Roger Goddard
W50 Hazel Dean

16th Feb 14   → read more...

Night Champs Winner - Val

FVO Success at the Scottish Night Champs

There were seven Forth Valley winners at the 2014 Scottish Night Champs which took place at Kinnoull Hill, on the edge of Perth, on Saturday 15 February. Winners were:

Class Runner
M21 Mark Nixon
M35 Will Hensman
W35 Janine Inman
M40 Fraser Purves
W50 Louise Longhurst
M55 Martin Dean
W60 ...

16th Feb 14   → read more...

Dave handing over to Marie Claire

Sprint Relay

Some photos from the Sprint Relay at Perth College....

19th Jan 14   → read more...

Happy Christmas!

Happy Christmas everyone

25th Dec 13   → read more...

Compass Sport Trophy 2013

2013 and The Magnificent Seven!

Great news from the Forest of Dean where Team FVO have made it a fantastic seven wins in a row at the UK's national competition for small clubs, the Compass Sport Trophy.

This year it looked very challenging to retain our title, with a long journey to the final ...

21st Oct 13   → read more...

FVO Celebrates its 40th Anniversary

Forth Valley Orienteers celebrated its 40th Anniversary this weekend with two excellent races, a small party, a little whisky and lots of cake at the FVO Fab at Forty weekend.

26th Aug 13   → read more...

WEE Winners....Like Father, Like Son

WEE Winners

Wednesday’s event at Abbey Craig was the last WEE of this season. The series winners were presented with their trophies and prizes. All the juniors that took part were presented with a goody bag provided by Run-4-It

The 2013 Winners: Long course Senior Men – Roger Goddard Senior Women – Fiona ...

21st Jun 13   → read more...

UK Orienteering League Entries Open

Entries are now open for FVO's weekend of UK Orienteering League races on 16 and 17 March 2013. UKOL3 will be a middle distance race at Tulliallan, whilst UKOL4 and SOL2 will be a long distance race at the classic venue of The Trossachs.

8th Feb 13   → read more...

CompassSport Trophy winners

Yes! FVO retain the CompassSport Trophy!

A message from our Club Captain..........

Great day today - despite the weather!

At Teviothead south of Hawick, FVO's fantastic team fought their way round their courses in pouring rain and outrageous winds,and brought home some great results which saw us retain the Compass Sport Trophy. Again.

It was ...

30th Sep 12   → read more...

FVO Autumn Training & Club Champs

FVO will put on a series of three training events this autumn.

  • Sat 22th Sep Falkirk Wheel
  • Sun 11th Nov Polmaise (Cambusbarron)
  • Sun 2nd Dec Barrwood

Coaching from 11am for all levels from junior beginners to senior intermediates.

Our club champs will be held on 17th November at Colzium. Free ...

6th Sep 12   → read more...

Coaching Dates for FVO Juniors

There are lots of exciting orienteering events coming up this year, so to maximise our performance at these, it’s time for some coaching!!

The dates we have identified are Saturday 4th Feb. (2 - 3.30 p.m.) and Saturday 10th March (2 - 3.30 p.m.) Areas are still ...

15th Jan 12   → read more...

11 Person Relay

Martin reports that FVO have retained the Compass Sport Cup. FVO Flyers came first in just over 2 hours, some ten minutes ahead of the GrampOC team in second place. To make it a double celebration, FVO Flagchasers were first home in the eight person relay, again ahead of the ...

4th Sep 10   → read more...

Run for your club

Two events coming up

24th Aug 10   → read more...

Changes to WEE Events

Please note that the event at Hermitage Woods on 5th May has unfortunately had to be cancelled. Other events stand. The poster has been revised.

4th May 10   → read more...

Spring Weekend and results and RG now posted

Well, it's all over now and we hope that had a jolly good time - and, if not, that your wounds heal quickly. Sorry to all of those of you who lost various dibbers, compasses, maps and/or body parts on The Trossachs area - it's famously man-eating, but it ...

28th Mar 10   → read more...

WRE and Middle Distance Final Details

Visit the dedicated page here to see final details for the Spring Weekend events. Start times have been posted on oentries and have also been posted here, sorted by course and start time.

20th Mar 10   → read more...