CLYDE at the Harvester Trophy 2017

Harvester Trophy 2017

Congratulations to everyone who ran for the two CLYDE teams at the Harvester Trophy in the Lake District at the weekend. The race was “tough but not nasty” and a real test of orienteering skill, determination and stamina in physically and technically demanding conditions. The A course team (Steve Wilson/Thomas Wilson/Lindsay Robertson/Emma Wilson/Donald Petrie/Alastair Dunlop/Simon Gardner) finished 6th and the B course team (Andrew Paterson/Iain Mennie/Christine Patterson/Amelia Petrie/Alex Kemp) finished 12th on their respective courses. Full results can be found here.

26th Jun 17  

CLYDE at Scottish Schools Orienteering Championships 2017

Scottish Schools Orienteering Championships 2017

Several CLYDE juniors took part in the Scottish Schools Orienteering Championships 2017 held at Drumpellier Country Park on 2nd June, including Alice Wilson (S3 Champion), Emma Wilson (3rd S6) and Kirsten Robertson.

02nd Jun 17  

CLYDE at the Scottish Championships 2017

Scottish Championships 2017 - 7

CLYDE achieved some great results at the Scottish Championships 2017 held at Gullane and Binning Wood, with three CLYDEsiders becoming Scottish Champions and several other podium places. The new CLYDE Scottish Individual Champions are Emma Wilson (W18E), Thomas Wilson (M20E) and Donald Petrie (M60L). In addition, there were podium places for Kirsten Robertson (W14B), Lindsay Robertson (W18E) and Dave Robertson (M50L). In the Relays, the best results were by the Handicap 8+ team of Dave Robertson, Simon Gardner and Donald Petrie, who were 2nd, and the Women’s Open team of Emma Wilson, Bryony Harding and Lindsay Robertson, who were 6th. Full results here.

21st May 17  

CLYDE at SOL 4 Weekend in Oban

SOL 4 2017

A large contingent of CLYDEsiders made the trip to Oban for SOUL 4 at Dunstaffnage and SOL 4 at Glen Tant. Special thanks to Christine who (over) catered for everyone staying at Oban Youth Hostel with a great 3 course meal for an amazing £2.50 per head.

14th May 17  

CLYDE Junior Selected for GBR

Congratulation to CLYDE Junior Lindsay Robertson who has been selected to make her GBR debut at the 2017 Junior European Cup to be held in Fürstenfeld, Austria on 29th September to 1st October 2017. The full list of selections can be found here.

09th May 17  

CLYDE at the British Championships 2017

The CLYDE highlights from the British Championships held in the Lake District last weekend were a superb silver medal for Ali McLeod on M21E and a very impressive bronze medal for Donald Petrie in M60L. Other top ten results included 7th on W16A by Alice Wilson, 7th on W18E by Emma Wilson, and 7th on M50L for Dave Robertson. In the Relays, the Women’s Short team were 6th and the M40 team were 8th.

08th May 17  

CLYDE at JK 2017


There were some fantastic CLYDE results at the JK Festival of Orienteering held in the south of England over the Easter Weekend, including victories for Alice Wilson in the W16 Sprint race, for Donald Petrie in M60, and the Women’s Short team in the relay, and a close second place for the M165+ team in the relay. There were also 3rd places for Emma Wilson in W18E, Dave Robertson in the M50 Sprint and in M50, and Donald Petrie in the M60 Sprint. Some CLYDE photos can be found here, and there are further photos of the Sprint and Relays.

18th Apr 17  

CLYDE Supports its Junior Orienteers

CLYDE Juniors 2017

At the recent CLYDE committee meeting held on 20th March the club agreed to continue to support its junior orienteers who are members of the Scottish Junior Orienteering Squad (ScotJOS) with a contribution towards the costs of training and competing for Scotland. The photograph shows CLYDE Chair Rachel Wilson congratulating the three CLYDE members of ScotJOS at a recent event.

27th Mar 17  

Scottish Sprint Title Double for Donald and Amelia Petrie

There were Scottish Sprint Orienteering titles for Donald (M60) and Amelia (W60) Petrie on 19th February, with second places for Alastair Dunlop (M40), Dave Robertson (M50), and Alice Wilson (W16). The event consisted of two back-to-back sprint races, with one race in runnable forest and the other in urban terrain in Lossiemouth last Sunday.

22nd Feb 17  

Lindsay wins W18 Scottish Night Orienteering title

W18 Scottish Night Orienteering Champion 2017

Lindsay Robertson took the W18 Scottish Night Orienteering title at Darnaway on 18th February ahead of fellow CLYDEsider Emma Wilson, who was just 85 second behind.

20th Feb 17  

Clydeside Orienteers
older news

CLYDE Committee Meeting 16th January 2017

Thomas and Amelia win at the 2016 Glasgow Parks Championships

Training at Balloch, followed by CLYDE AGM - Saturday 26th November


West Area Juniors win Inter-Area Competition

Best-ever 2nd place for CLYDE at the Compass Sport Trophy Final

Two CLYDE Juniors at JEC

Follow CLYDE at the World Orienteering Championships in Sweden

CLYDE at Jukola 2016

Scottish Championships 2016

CLYDE accept the Jukola challenge

CLYDE Junior Selected for Great Britain Team

CLYDE Success at British Championships 2016

CLYDE at JK 2016

CLYDE victorious in Compass Sport Trophy qualifier

Clyde Saturday coaching - 12th March - Windy Hill (Lochwinnoch)

Gift Aid Declaration

CLYDE Success at Scottish Nights and Scottish Sprints 2016

2015 bto SOUL success

Club coaching - Night Orienteering 30 Jan 2016 Dunrod Hill

New W16 SOL Trophy

Run for CLYDE Relay Teams in 2016

Scottish Orienteering Newsletter:  Jan 2016

Scottish Orienteering Newsletter:  Dec 2015

Three CLYDE Juniors selected for ScotJOS 2016

AGM courses times

Scottish Score Champion


CLYDE Juniors Help Scotland Win JIRCs and JIHs

Scottish Orienteering Newsletter:  Nov 2015

Clydeside Orienteers Annual General Meeting - 29th Nov 2015

CLYDE 4th at Compass Sport Trophy Final

Scottish Orienteering Newsletter - Oct 2015

Tuesday club night - 6th Oct

CLYDE at VHI 2015

Scottish Orienteering Newsletter:  Sep 2015

Clyde at the World Champs


Scottish Orienteering Newsletter:  Jul 2015

Scottish Orienteering Newsletter: Jun 2015