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Next Events

Wed 30 May
Epping Forest East
(CHIG Quad Match)

Near: Epping  more details...

Wed 6 Jun
St Johns Playing Field
(includes Junior training)

Near: Cambridge  more details...

Wed 13 Jun
Impington and IVC College
(Evening League)

Near: Impington  more details...

Full list of all future events

Calling all First Aiders!

WAOC can pay for members to qualify as first aiders in return for occasionally providing first aid coverage at events, typically sharing with another first aider so that both can run. If you can help with first aid, please contact Helen Hague using the Convenor email (contacts).

Wed 23 MayRead more…

WAOC relay result at the British Champs

Six members of WAOC travelled to Scotland and took part in the British Long Distance Championships that was held in the grounds of Balmoral Castle on Saturday 19th May. Some great orienteering was experienced in a technically challenging area and congratulations must go to Ursula Oxburgh, who came 2nd on W80, and Peter Haynes who was 13th on M60L.

Mon 21 MayRead more…

EAOA AGMto be held at WAOC event at Hinchingbrooke on 23 June

The AGM of the East Anglian Orienteering Association (EAOA) will be held at our event at Hinchingbrooke Country Park on 23 June 2018.

The AGM is open to all members of clubs in the region, including WAOC.

The AGM will be scheduled so that anyone attending will have a chance to run first (1:30pm, to be confirmed).

Sun 20 MayRead more…

A Big Thankyou to the residents of St Neots!How a missing SI control can raise funds for Headway

We have an unexpectedly pleasing outcome to report following the loss of a couple of control boxes on the Love’s Farm race at St Neots on 12 May.

Fri 18 MayRead more…

WAOC Juniors run at Danbury!

Huge congratulations and many thanks to all the Juniors who came to Danbury Park to run for WAOC in the Yvette Baker heat on Sunday 13th May.

Every member of the team completed their course so we had the maximum 9 scores possible from our team of 9. All the juniors put in impressive performances, there were some good solid runs from the more experienced juniors but also some excellent runs on the yellow course by the younger members of the team.

Mon 14 MayRead more…

Junior training, Saturday 23rd June 2018at Hinchingbrooke Country Park

The training will be after the Juniors have had a chance to complete a course.

Action required: Please email training @ by Sunday 27th May if you would like your child or children to attend, and include their ages and what colour each child currently runs.

Thu 10 MayRead more…

Jabberwaoc magazineThe Newsletter of WAOC

And, as in uffish thought he stood,
The Jabberwock, with eyes of flame,
Came whiffling through the tulgey wood,
And burbled as it came!