Summer Series 2003

The dates for this year’s Roxburgh Reivers Wednesday evening Summer Series can now be confirmed. These events are ideal for newcomers to the sport as well as current orienteers wanting to enjoy a midweek run. The dates and venues are as follows:


Date Venue Organiser Contact details
30 April Bowmont Forest, Kelso Judy McNeilly Tel: 01896 822548
14 May Eildon Hills, Melrose Robert Cranston Tel: 01450 372095
28 May Elibank, walkerburn Robin Sloan Tel: 01896 822548
11 June Bowhill, Selkirkk Carol Boyd Tel: 01434 250 342

Start times are available from 17:00-18:30 hours and entry is only £1. Three different levels of courses are on offer: Yellow (very easy), Orange (some experience needed) and Light Green (needs some orienteering skills).

Courses are suitable for all ages and experience and newcomers are particularly welcome. You should bring oldish clothes, a pen (red is best), a watch and a clear polythene bag to protect your map. If you are planning on doing the light green course you should also bring a compass if you have one.

For more information, please contact the series co-ordinator Robin Sloan (tel: 01896 822548/email: or see the Summer Series homepage. You can also download and print out the flyer for the Summer Series, which includes full details and a map showing the locations of each event: