East Lothian Schools’ Orienteering Festival

The annual East Lothian Schools’ Orienteering Festival will take place on Wednesday May 22nd.

As well as a chance to compete on a line Orienteering course for a P5, P6 or P7 trophy there will be other orienteering activities (mazes, literacy and numeracy orienteering challenges, Musical ‘O’, Orienteering dominoes, etc) available near the start.

The competition is open to all Primary schools across East Lothian and is FREE. If your school hasn’t already please register for the competition by sending approximate number of entrants plus year groups and arrival time to outdoorlearning@elcschool.org.uk The festival will be open from 9.15am to 3pm. Schools are able to bring as many or as few pupils as they wish.

The Festival base will be Musselburgh Outdoor Learning Service and will take place in the surrounding woodland and open parkland.

The main event will use electronic timing chips and results will be posted online as soon as possible after the event. All competing athletes will receive a certificate of participation and details of local clubs/ information on how to continue with orienteering #sportforlife

If you require any further information then please contact us on the email address above.

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