Over the years the Unit has won a number of trophies and awards for some of the events we take part in.

Southern 50

The Southern 50 is a challenge hike, run by Greater London North Scouts, that takes place over 30 km, 50 km or 50 mi.

2017 Chairman's Cup - Fastest 50 km team who are all under the age of 25 years

2017 50 km Novice Trophy - Fastest 50 km team who have entered the event before

2017 Explorer Scout Novice Trophy - Fastest 30 km team who have not entered the event before

2014 50 km Challenge Trophy - Fastest 50 km team and overall winners


RaidOx is Oxfordshire's county creative scavenger hunt for Explorers and Network. Abingdon ESU have one it every year except one since it started. Have a look at our YouTube page to see some of our interpretive music videos from previous years.

Champions - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017


Dragnet is a weekend long 35 mile evasion hike that takes place in Cumbria.

Winners - 2012

Third Place - 2017