Next Activity: Streetview Orienteering

Now available is our second streetview course, this time around the West End of Glasgow, for you to do from home at your leisure!
Click on the heading for more details.

Last Results: Clyde Erskine Urban race incorporating bto SOUL10 - 27th Oct 2019

Clydeside Orienteers welcomed you to Erskine, the venue of the 10th and final bto SOUL event for 2019.
Results are on Robin Strain’s website.
Routegadget and Winsplits were based on the provisional unadjusted results.

Results

Clyde Weekly Meeting

The next in our series of virtual meetings is on Monday 3 August at 19:30.
As usual, the meeting is on Zoom, follow this link. or join with:

Meeting ID: 988 4560 0805
Passcode: 619338

28th Mar 20 Read more...

Permanent Courses using GPS, Maprun an Orienteering app for your phone

The “MapRun” orienteering app allows you to set up and take part in “Virtual” orienteering courses using the GPS your smartphone. You run a course using either the map on your phone screen or a paper version, and your phone will automatically beep when you reach the correct location of each control (nothing marking it on the ground). At the end of the course your results and split times can be saved into a results table alongside others who have run the course. Clyde have a number of courses available that you can run any time you want to. They are listed on the SOA website along with all the other courses in Scotland. Click “Read more…” below for more details.

27th Mar 20 Read more...

Orienteering activities, games and stuff

We’ve gathered a list of some online orienteering games, quizzes, software and other stuff that can be played with at home or out on your own. Click here or “read more…” below for the list.
Based on a list generated by Chris Smithard who has his own list here.

26th Mar 20 Read more...

CLYDE at the Lockdown Orienteering Team Competition

Congratulations to the CLYDE team who came a very respectable 16th out of 44 teams at the Lockdown Orienteering Team Competition on the weekend of 23rd/24th May. Top performer was Kirsten Robertson (63rd overall out of 287 “runners”) closely followed by Andy Paterson (66th) with Dave Robertson (103th), Al McCartney (157th), John Marshall (161st), Al Dunlop (212th) and Rachel Wilson (240th) making up the team. CLYDE were also 6th out of 20 team in the bonus Catching Features competition. Full results can be found at here. The next Lockdown Orienteering competition (individual this time) is the June Weekend (see this link for details).

06th Jun 20 Read more...

Covid-19: All face-to-face Orienteering activities suspended

As a reaction to the current Covid-19 pandemic, and in line with the SOA statement we have had to suspend all face to face orienteering activities. This includes the Thursday evening hill runs.

At the time of writing it is still possible to run on your own, so you could consider the 5 CLYDE MapRun courses listed on the SOA website.

The club may run some online workshops in the next few weeks on mapping using Open Orienteering Mapper and possibly on other orienteering analysis software.

17th Mar 20 Read more...

CLYDE Success at the Scottish Middle Distance Championships

Congratulations to Dave Robertson on becoming M55 Scottish Middle Distance Champion at Gleneagles Arena on Saturday 14th March. Congratulations also to Alice Wilson (W18 silver), Emma Wilson (W21 silver), and Rachel Wilson (W50 bronze), as well as all of the other CLYDE members who took part. Full results can be found at http://masterplanadventure.uk/.

16th Mar 20 Read more...

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Who are we

Clydeside Orienteers is an orienteering club based in Glasgow, Scotland.  We welcome members from anywhere in the Glasgow and surrounding area or indeed from further afield.  The club runs regular training sessions, supplemented by regular fitness training sessions, suitable for all members and we regularly attend other local and national events.

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Monthly Training and Socials
Monthly informal training sessions suitable for all abilities and levels of fitness.  Usually on Saturday mornings, followed by lunch.  See events page for further details.

Thursday Evening Hill Runs
Meet every Thursday at 7pm to run on the hills north of Glasgow (harder level of physical activity).

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