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:

26 April: Homepage updates

19 April: Coaching dates added

17 Apr: Home page update: weds evening events & family sessions.

Our next events:  

Sunday 30th April: TD2-TD5 coaching at Lochandinty.   See coaching page

Weds May 3rd: INVOC Evening event at Craigmonie incorporating INVOC schools league.  Craigmonie is a small but prominent hill overlooking Drumnadrochit and the craggy summit provides a stunning view point over Loch Ness. It has a good network of well maintained woodlands trails and is home to a whole variety of trees. Courses from white to green(ish).  Information for schools on schools league webpage.

Event details.  Pre-entries on Fabian4

Sunday 7th May: TD2-TD5 coaching at Lochandinty.   See coaching page


The next few 'local' events 





Weds 3 May INVOC Local event including schools league Craigmonie, Drumnadrochit
Weds 17 May INVOC Local event including schools league Craig Phadrig, Inverness
Sat 27 May MOR Local event Findhorn
Weds 31 May INVOC Local event including schools league Ord Hill, North Kessock
Sun 4 Jun BASOC Local event including Moray and Highland Junior Championships (Club League A & B leagues) Dulnain Bridge

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

Inverness and Nairn Family Sessions (Summer 2017)

Email: James Laird for more info or to register.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


Littlemill & AGM - Sunday19th March 2017

Our classic area eskers, marsh and a bit of heather all in the local vicinity. Thanks to the event team: Jim Finlayson (organiser), Colin Sailisbury (planner) and Ian Shread (SI).  

Results, Winsplits & Routegadget

The event was followed by our AGM.  Thanks to outgoing committee members Iain Hope and Iain Shepherd, and to James Laird stepping down from president.  The new committee elected is:

  • President: Jim Finlayson
  • Secretary: Veronica Vargas
  • Treasurer: Alec Keith
  • Vice President: Dave Summers
  • Committee: Tara Black, Laurence Cload, Jenny Hall, Kevin Holliday, Alastair Kinghorn & James Laird.

Trophies awarded were:

  • Audun Fristad: Freya Shepherd (most improved junior)
  • Dick Amour Memorial Trophy: Alasdair and Finlay Raynor 
  • Ann Walder Ladies Championship: Jenny Blackwood
  • President's Quaich: Iain Shepherd