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West Anglian Orienteering Club

Information Directory

About WAOC

WAOC is the orienteering club for Cambridgeshire, East Bedfordshire and North Hertfordshire.We host … more

New to Orienteering?

If you haven't tried orienteering before or are not very experienced, we hope the explanations below… more


Our Park-O events are an easy way for juniors and adults to try orienteering. Based in parks around … more

Attending an Event

This section describes what to expect at a full scale orienteering event. This includes some aspec… more

Orienteering when it suits

Permanent or Virtual orienteering courses allow you to discover new areas away from other members of… more

Permanent Orienteering Courses

This page has some information on where you can find Permanent Orienteering Courses in WAOC's area.… more

Orienteering Techniques

These tips and notes are based on a series of short articles written by Julia Crook who is a former … more


Most events are open to non-members, but if you have enjoyed your experiences and want to orienteer … more

JabberWAOC magazine

And, as in uffish thought he stood,The Jabberwock, with eyes of flame,Came whiffling through the tul… more

WAOC Juniors

WAOC offers a number of options for Juniors to progress. Almost every event we run offers courses s… more

Orienteering Links

A collection of links to different aspects of orienteering.… more

Event entry forms

If you plan to enter an event on the day and would like to save a bit of time, you can download an e… more

Important Event Information

Safety and Risk: A risk assessment is carried out by the organiser in advance of each event, but par… more

Results 1998 - 2017

Old results archive can be found here.… more

WAGAL and MapRun Leagues

MapRun League Information on our past and current MapRun Leagues can be found here. WAGAL We al… more

Evening League

In conjunction with club/training nights, we run an evening league through the university academic y… more

Event Levels

The UK rules of orienteering specify 4 classes of event, namely Level A, Level B, Level C, and Level… more


Below are the current club officials, including committee members. Add the "at" symbol followed by … more

Club Kit

Club tops The new(ish) WAOC tops are continuing to take local forests by storm. Order your own top … more

What is Clubmark?

WAOC has achieved Sport England Clubmark accreditation. Clubmark is the Sport England cross sport qu… more

Data Protection Policy

The purpose of this statement is to tell club members participants in our events how their personal … more

Ordnance Survey data

This website contains mapping data licenced from the Ordnance Survey with the permission of the Cont… more

2021-2022 MapRun League

The current MapRun League runs from October 2021 to 27 April 2022.Events are held monthly, and offer… more

Summer 2021 MapRun League

The winners of the 2021 Summer MapRun League are featured in this News Article. The league comprise… more

MapRun Leagues

Here are links to news and information on our current MapRun League, and results of past leagues: W… more

Summer 2022 MapRun League

A series of fortnightly events throughout the summer in or near Cambridge. Our MapRun™ su… more

Welfare and Safeguarding

Everyone has a shared responsibility for safeguarding and creating safe, enjoyable environments in o… more