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Scottish 6 Days, Royal Deeside

30th July - 5th August 2017

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The 2017 event will be held in Royal Deeside. MAROC and Interlopers are the Central Organising clubs. Jon Musgrave is the Event Coordinator. Initial details are now available on the 2017 event website.

This will be the 4th time the 6-Days has come to Deeside (1983, 1993, 2005) and the event will use some of our best areas with a variety of terrain, superb arenas and car parking and stunning views to the hills and mountains around Deeside.

Other News

Highland 2015 wins award

The Scottish Orienteering Association picked up the prestigious Event of the Year Award (People’s Choice) at the Drum Event Awards in Glasgow for the staging of Highland 2015 – World Orienteering Championships and the Scottish 6 Days. Partners included EventScotland, British Orienteering and the Scottish Orienteering 6-Day Event Co Ltd, and thanks go out to everyone involved, particularly the many helpers and volunteers, who helped make this event such a success.

08th Oct 2016


Highlands & Islands Tourism Awards

Scottish Orienteering and the Scottish 6 Days (Highland 2015) have been shortlisted for the prestigious Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards 2016. As finalists in the Best Sporting Event category, we are competing for the honours and a place in the National Scottish Thistle Awards against cycling (Etape Loch Ness) and Highland Games (Gordon Castle). It is over a year since the event, but thanks go out to all those helpers and volunteers who helped make the event (including the World Orienteering Championships) so successful both in the eyes of the orienteering world but also the wider community in Scotland.

03rd Oct 2016


Recent additions

Directors’ meeting and AGM, 21st Sept 2016

Minutes of the meeting of the Directors of the Scottish Orienteering 6-Day Event Company Limited, including the Annual General Meeting for 2016, held at 6pm on 21st September 2016 in the…

27th Oct 2016 Read more…

Directors meeting, 11th May 2016

Minutes of the meeting of the Directors of the Scottish Orienteering 6-Day Event Company Limited held at 6pm on 11th May 2016 in the Parklands Hotel, Perth.

29th Jul 2016 Read more…

Directors meeting, 14th Feb 2016

Minutes of the meeting of the Directors of the Scottish Orienteering 6-Day Event Company Limited held at 6pm on 24th February 2016 in the Parklands Hotel, Perth.

23rd Mar 2016 Read more…