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Punt-O 2019 a success

This year's Punt-O was a success (and dry!).

Fri 21 JunRead more…

Latest JabberWAOC is now on line!June 2019 issue

Go to the JabberWAOC page to download latest issue giving details of WAOC members taking part in recent events near and further afield with JK maps, some reminiscences and all your favourite articles. Check out future events.

Sat 15 JunRead more…

WAOC at the British Long Distance Championships

Congratulations to Duncan Coombs, who achieved a podium place and won a Bronze Medal competing as an M21 Elite at the British Long Distance Championships which took place in Kilnsey in the Yorkshire Dales on May 5th.

Thu 6 JunRead more…

Park-O on the British Orienteering website

There is a short article on the British Orienteering website, written by Tim Herod, about his experience helping at a recent Park-O event. You can read the article here:

A Fun Volunteering Day with West Anglian Orienteering Club

Wed 5 JunRead more…

WAOC Juniors through to the 2019 Yvette Baker Trophy Final !

A fantastic turnout and some good performances from all the WAOC Juniors at Hockley Woods on 31 March 2019 means that WAOC are through to the Yvette Baker Trophy Final for the first time for a number of years.

Wed 29 MayRead more…

2019 Midland Junior Champions

A number of club members enjoyed taking part in the 2019 Midland Championships at Brown Clee Hill, Shropshire on Sunday 26 May. But it was only the WAOC Juniors who were able to successfully navigate their challenging courses well enough to win the W12 and M16 Midlands Championship Trophies. Congratulations to both of them.

Wed 29 MayRead more…

Trail O success at the JKAndrew Stemp takes 6th place in TempO

Congratulations to Andrew, who was the highest scoring GB competitor in the TempO at the JK this year, at his first attempt, and was also well placed in the PreO.

Fri 24 MayRead more…

Park-O Pioneers Awarded Sport England Grant

We are delighted to reveal that WAOC has been awarded a substantial grant by Sport England, to develop our Park-O series, aimed at introducing youngsters (and their parents) to the sport.

Thu 23 MayRead more…

Orienteering and Punting Wednesday 19th June

The PuntO is back this year - an evening orienteering in historic Cambridge based on punts moving along the River Cam. Click here for more details.

Wed 1 MayRead more…

Smartphone orienteering at Bar Hill8th May 2019, 18:30

This will be our inaugural MapRun event. Please bring a GPS-enabled smartphone (Android or Apple) with you.

For full details, please see the Bar HIll event page.

Fri 26 AprRead more…