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West Anglian Orienteering Club


Archive of News and Information stored under the Members category.

East Anglian Urban League (EAUL)

New for 2019 - The East Anglian Region is setting up an urban league. This will work in a similar way to the EA League which generally involves cross country orienteering events.

Thu 7 FebRead more…

Alex goes international!

Alex Wetherill, our Junior Team Captain, has been selected to run for England in the Interland International orienteering competition to be held in Ardennes in France, in March 2019.

Sat 5 JanRead more…

Success at the Lakes 5 Days

Congratulations to Helen Bickle, overall winner of the W35S category at the Lakes 5 Days.

A number of other WAOC members were highly placed in the overall scores:

Tue 7 AugRead more…

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 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…

East Anglian Champions

Several WAOC members won their classes at the East Anglian Championships at Writtle Forest today (25th).

M10: Alex Darwin

M16: Sam Hague

M21: Andrew Stemp

W45: Camilla Darwin

M45: Stephen Borrill

M50: Dil Wetherill

W60: Janet Cronk

W65: Noreen Ives

M70: Mike Bickle

M75: Chris Morley

Sun 25 MarRead more…

WAOC on Strava

Thanks to Iain Stemp, there is now a WAOC club on Strava:

You can fined this here:

or search for 'West Anglian Orienteering Club' in the club search on Strava.

Sun 11 FebRead more…

What is Clubmark?

WAOC has achieved Sport England Clubmark accreditation. Clubmark is the Sport England cross sport quality accreditation for clubs with junior sections. Clubmark accreditation is awarded to clubs that comply with minimum operating standards in four areas:

Tue 16 JanRead more…

MembershipWelcome to WAOC!

WAOC is the West Anglian Orienteering Club, so when you've worked out where West Anglia is and what Orienteering is, you'll know what we do.

Thu 23 MarRead more…