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Scottish 6 Days 2017, Royal Deeside

Birsmore

30th July - 5th August 2017

The 21st Scottish 6-day event is being held in Royal Deeside between the 30th July and 5th August 2017.

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.

Entries are now open, Enter Online

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Elite Race Info

World Ranking Event on Day 3

Day 3 is a World Ranking Event for the Elite. It will be a middle distance race with planned winning times for both men and women of 35'.

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Campsite

Campsite map

An event campsite with capacity for over 750 orienteers will be established in Ballater. The campsite will be sited in fields east of Monaltrie Park, home of the Ballater Highland Games. This is a quiet location on the edge of this...

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Dogs at the Event

People considering bringing their dogs to Royal Deeside 2017 should note that at the race venues dogs will only be allowed in the car park area and the event arena and must be on a lead at all times.

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Training

Four areas in Deeside will be available for training purposes from Saturday 22 July to
Saturday 5 August; Balnagowan, Bogendreip, Glen Dye, and Scolty.

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Event Buses

A shuttle bus service will run from near the event campsite in Ballater to the race venues and back on each day of the 6-Days. This is included as part of the entry fees but must be pre-booked through the online entries system for the...

16th Nov

Embargoed areas

Please remember that all the areas being used for the Scottish 6 Day competition are embargoed, and competitors must not visit them in advance of the event, as this may give an unfair advantage. The surfaced roads running through or...

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