Who are we?

Scottish Orienteering Association Bronze accredited club

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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Scottish Orienteering Accredited
accreditation bronze

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).

30th Sep 09  


If you would like any more details about orienteering or Clydeside Orienteers then please email us at:
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18th Feb 19  

Useful Documents

Links to some useful documents, so far only the simple instructions for using the Clyde SI kit

08th Apr 14  

Club constitution

The club’s Constitution is attached.

25th Mar 13  

Shoe Library

Innov8 - size 6

Used orienteering shoes.
The club has a few pairs of orienteering shoes that people have grown out of and donated to the club.

27th Mar 10  


A list of links to other clubs, events or suppliers that may be useful

16th Mar 10  


CLYDE is a very friendly and inclusive club which always welcomes new members, be they novices or World Championship runners. Anyone with an interest in orienteering is welcome to join the club. If you are a newcomer to orienteering, there are plenty experienced people in the club who can help to introduce you to the sport. Of course, people with previous orienteering experience are also very welcome.

22nd Oct 09  

Privacy Policy

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) imposes rules and safeguards on those who hold and process personal data, i.e. data relating to living identifiable individuals.  Clyde aims to respect and protect the personal data of all our members accordingly, noting that the vast majority of your orienteering relevant data is collected by British Orienteering or Scottish Orienteering and shared with Clyde officers.  In the interests of being open and fair, the club wishes to inform members of the data held and how it is used.

29th Sep 09  


Clydeside Orienteers are covered by a policy taken out by the British Orienteering Federation.
The Proof of Insurance certificate can be found here

28th Sep 09  

Child Protection Policy

Clydeside Orienteers adhere to the SOA Child Protection Policy which is available on the SOA website.
If you have any Child Protection concerns then report them to one of the contacts on the SOA website

Club members taking part in coaching courses or becoming involved with club training and coaching events for children should be aware that a new scheme was implemented on 28th February 2011, the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) scheme, which replaces the previous enhanced Disclosure scheme.  It introduces the concept of ‘regulated’ work.  Anyone who works (which includes caring, teaching, instructing, training, supervising, being in sole charge or having unsupervised contact) with children or protected adults will be considered to be carrying out regulated work and will have to be a member of the PVG scheme.  Information can be found on the Scottish Orienteering, PVG Scotland or Disclosure Scotland websites.

27th Sep 09  

What is orienteering?

Orienteering is a challenging outdoor adventure sport that exercises both the mind and the body. The aim is to navigate in sequence between control points marked on a unique orienteering map and decide the best route to complete the course in the quickest time. It does not matter how young, old or fit you are, as you can run, walk or jog the course and progress at your own pace.

26th Sep 09