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During Strathearn 2019 Scottish 6 Days the organising committee are introducing Spot prizes. A list of supporting companies are detailed below:
Details for the Wednesday (“rest day”) events to be held on 31st July.
For those who don't want to "Rest" we have a range of activities to keep you occupied.
The traditional Sprint race for those with energy to burn, or TrailO for those wanting to test the brain and give the body a rest.
Key Information - The Sprint Race
Strathearn 2019: Main Day Officials (Sprint)
Organising Club: MA
Organiser: Chris Smithard (MA)
Planner: Graham Gristwood (MA)
Controller: Bill Stevenson (ESOC)
Venue: Macrosty Park and Crieff West
Macrosty Park: Grid Ref NN858223 Sat Nav: 56.379226,-3.850644
Crieff West: Grid Ref NN842178 Sat Nav: 56.338605,-3.874271
Parking: In Crieff... We will confirm closer to the event.
Terrain: A mixture of runnable (but detailed) parkland with some steep slopes and a hilly urban area
Map: ISSOM 1:4,000. 2.5m contours. Drawn October 2018 by G Gristwood.
Starts: Provisionally 10.30 am - 1.30 pm
Planner: Graham Gristwood
Classes: Open - Men/Women, M/W40+, M/W55+, M/W65+, M/W75+, M/W16- & M/W12-
Terry O'Brien Talks about the event...
Thursday 6th June 2019
Terry O'Brien, BEM,Event Co-ordinator provides an update on several aspects of the Event.
The pre-order deadline has passed but all is not lost, we now have restricted availability on all products which can be pre-ordered. Souvenir merchandise will be available at the event.
To add merchandise to your registration - Select the merchandise items when you reach step 3.
Register & Buy Merchandise
1. Starting from Registration Page proceed through the entry steps as normal until you reach step 3
2. Delete all names listed in the competitor's table using the 'delete link' buttons at the end of the row (otherwise you will end up entering twice).
3. Select the merchandise items you require.
4. Proceed to payment as normal.
KEEP LEFT Campaign
We want you to be able to get to our events and home again safely. On the way to our events, you will have to drive on some narrow country roads. It's important
to remember to always drive on the LEFT; it can be very easy to forget on some of these narrower roads. *
Event entries to all 6 Days, the Wednesday (“rest day”) Sprint and Trail O are now available online at Fabian4 until 30th June. Subject to map availability, late entries will be open from 1st July to 12th July.
Entries will then close to allow pre-processing of the event computer files, and re-open at the Event Centre on Saturday 27th July and thereafter daily at the competition arena. Subject to map availability, entries on the day will be taken both for colour coded courses and age class courses.
During Strathearn 2019 Scottish 6 Days, Scottish Orienteering Association will be running training courses for those that wish to Update their First Aid Certificates or for those that would be interested in developing early coaching and instructional skills.
Some great news featured on this page! For specific information on each days activity please refer to the main pages on the website.
Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for information about Scottish 6 Days Orienteering. Please share your excitement and get involved. Register for the event.
The following local businesses are supporting Scottish 6 Days 2019 in Strathearn
World Ranking Event Embargo Details
WRE status has been granted for the events on Day 3 at Dundurn & Cnoc a’Mhadaidh and for Day 5 at Craig a’Barns. These will provide an excellent training opportunity for WOC 2019 in Norway.
We are delighted to announce that there will be a String Course and Off String Course on all of the main 6 Days. However, there will not be a string course at the Sprint, but Macrosty Park has a fantastic kids play area which is highly rated on Trip Advisor.
Register closes Friday 12th July, please use Fabian 4 to register.
For insurance purposes, all String course participants must be registered. While it is possible to register children at the event, we would prefer if you would register your child in advance.
Comrie Croft is offering special campsite facilities for the event and will be looking after all aspects of the event campsite. There will be a bus service running from the campsite to the events each day. On Wednesday the bus will run to Crieff for the Sprint and to Drummond Castle for the Trail O
The access agreement for Day 4 on Thursday 1st August 2019 is such that there must be absolutely NO DOGS even in cars at this Race.
Dogs are welcome on all other days in the event car parks in cars and on a lead. These are generally close to the assembly areas, except on Day 1, when it is not, then competitors can bring their dogs to assembly.