Swansea Bay Orienteering Club

Starting in the grounds of Oystermouth Castle, the courses set by Ake Fagereng allowed for many route choices as runners cris-crossed the woods, and the grounds before setting off into the complex pattern of streets on the hills above Mumbles. Ben Mitchell and Megan Carter-Davies continued their dom...

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The fast running on a hilly course meant the younger club members were able to take all the top placings in the second Summer League Sprint Race. With tricky courses and route choices, the racing required strength, speed and clarity of navigation. First and second placings were a repeat of last week...

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After a short summer break, the Orienteering Summer League resumed with a fast and furious Sprint Race around Swansea Marina. With excellent courses, testing navigation and route choice, racing was tight on both courses. On the Short Course, only 12 seconds covered the first 4 placings, with Ann Mit...

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Following the success of a funding application to Swansea Council we have held our first two events of the "Fun in the Sun" play scheme project. With project officer Harriet Barker taking the reigns, the club is hosting 6 events in the parks of Swansea from August to September. Families and young ch...

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For 7 days the World's best Orienteers battled it out over a range of disciplines for the right to be called World Champion. On super technical and physical terrain in the Czech Republic the British Team of 7 men and 6 women faced the might of the Scandinavians and runners from the home nation. Mega...

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