Inverness Orienteering Club, or INVOC as we are better known, is the local orienteering club for the Inverness area and much of the rest of highland Scotland. If you are new to orienteering, our New to orienteering? page offers a starting point  to find out a bit more about the sport, and our About INVOC page tells you a little bit about the club.

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Welcome to the INVOC website.

Recent website updates:

14th June: Craigmonie final results

10th June: Schools league results finalised

28th May: School league updated


Our latest Event 

Weds June 8th - Craigmonie, Drumnadrochit

Final event in the series of local evening events incl. schools league.  Organiser Jon Shepherd, Planner Rona Laird (IRA/INVOC). 

Final Results                        Routegadget

 

Final standings in the 2022 School and Pupil League:

2022 Schools League

2022 Pupils League

2022 Handicap Pupils League  

****** Congratulations to Avoch, Tomnacross and Fortrose Academy, all the runners, the parents and teachers who transported and coached and all the planners, organisers and volunteers.  Any queries or discrepancies on the school league please contact Dagmar Borrowman: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. *******


iROMP 

Clash Woods, Muir of Ord - until end of July

Controls will be out until the end of June in Clash Woods.  Orange, light green and green.  If you go please register that you have used it at this link. Maps and details distributed via eNews.


Local, Regional and National Fixtures

All of INVOC's fixtures including iROMPs and MAPRUNs can be found by clicking the link here

See Scottish Orienteering Events Calendar for other Scottish fixtures, or MOR's and BASOC's websites for their specific events.

Athletes' COVID-19 Code of Conduct: here


Training and Coaching:

Technique training:   

  •  iJOS and Talons Weds evenings alternating in terrain and online.  
  •  Eagle Eyes every fortnight in terrain

All subject to Scottish Govt guidelines on organised sport - maybe subject to cancellation at short notice.

Details and sign up via Spond. If you are not already in a training group (and using Spond) and wish to join one of them contact Jacquie Laird. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Due to covid restrictions additional spaces may be limited.

iROMP (forest) & MAPRUN (urban) :

See the Events page for all forthcoming INVOC fixtures and links to other clubs' and national fixture lists.  

Running training: The park run is a regular for many INVOCs including our best runners  . For those using Strava as a training log join the INVOC Strava club. This week's Strava training league table is here 


Weds May 18th - Torr Wood, Dores

The first in our series of local evening  events incl. schools league (starts from 3.45pm). New map.  Courses: white, yellow, orange and light green.  Organiser Iain Sime INVOC; Planner: Rory Black INVOC/Millburn Academy.

Many thanks to the event team with first time organiser Iain Sime and first time junior planner Rory Black.  Well done to them all.

Provisional Results

2022 Schools League

2022 Pupils League

2022 Handicap Pupils League 


Craig Leach - regional event - Sunday March 27th.

Thanks to Carolyn and Laurence Cload for putting this event on with assistance from Erica and Hazel.

Craig Leach is a working pine forest with complex contour and rock detail. The bracken is down in March offering some fast running. We offer you a pleasant day orienteering in this popular forest overlooking Inverness with a range of courses to suit all ages and abilities including beginners, however, paths are unsuitable for pushchairs

Details                 

Final Results & Routegadget