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Virtual 10km Report

The  first ever Virtual event  was held over the weekend with 41 athletes taking part. The previously planned Kirkwall 10km should have been taking place on Sunday 26th April, but in light of current circumstance the event obviously had to be cancelled. In its place a Virtual 10km was organised by OAC coach Ian Sutcliffe. […]

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Enter Now for Scottish Athletics Virtual Challenge

Entries are now open for Scottish Athletics next Virtual Event. This is open to U13, U15, U17, U20, Seniors and Masters. All details available in the link:  

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Scottish Athletics Performance Nutrition Covid-19

Scottish Athletics have provided nutrition information during COVID-19 SIS factsheet Peformance Nutrition COVID 19    

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May & June Competitions Cancelled

OAC Committee can advise that the May & June home competitions have been cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation. Please adhere to all the government guidance and stay safe folks

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Virtual 10km Race

In light of the recently cancelled Kirkwall 10k race, Orkney Athletic Club are pleased to offer a Virtual 10k on the weekend of the 24th-26th April. The 10k race will be completed as a solo road run at anytime during the stated weekend. We must be very clear that this event is subject to Government […]

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Standing Order Cancellations

💰💴💷💷💷💰 Hi everyone, We hope you are managing to stay sane and healthy. Just a quick message to remind you all to cancel your standing orders for the moment. Obviously with no training taking place we don’t expect you to continue with your standing orders for now. As soon as we are able to resume […]

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Training Guidance🏃‍♀️🏃‍♂️

We really hope you are all staying healthy and managing to find ways to power through this really challenging time. It is of vital importance that we all adhere to the Government guidance and stay at home unless absolutely necessary. This is a constantly changing situation and will no doubt continue to change for the […]

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In light of the latest Government advice, Orkney Athletic Club has regretfully decided to suspend all activities until further notice. This includes training, Home Competitions, 10k races and our AGM which was due to take place on 30 March. As we do not know how long the current measures will last, we recommend that members […]

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Coronavirus Covid-19 update

The Club is very aware of public concern about current developments relating to the Covid-19 virus. The Committee is meeting on Monday evening and will discuss the implications for Club activities. For the time being we are following the advice from Scottish Athletics (below), our National Governing Body, and keeping closely in touch with them […]

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Date announced for First Open Graded event in Inverness

Inverness Harriers have announced the date for their first Open Graded meet: First Open Graded of the track and field season due to be held on Sunday 12th April here in Inverness. More details to follow. There will be the Throws Grand Prix in Inverness too on Saturday 11th so makes for full weekend of […]

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