Swansea Bay Orienteering Club

In the hills above Tregaron there is a complex area of rocky hills and marshes that form the source of the river Teifi. Just west of the wild unspoilt conuntryside of the Elan Valley catchments this is a great area for Orienteering. And so it proved to be again, for last weekends Welsh League orga...

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A lovely summers evening and the beautiful Nicholaston Burrows was the scene for some challenging and physical courses as part of the SBOC summer league. Diana McClure used the area to great effect in her planning with courses heading into the woods and back out onto the dunes and back ino the woods...

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The latest summer League tables have been just been released after 5 events. It's very tight at the top of the senior league with only 0.4 points separating the top two places with Ann Mitchell currently just ahead of Kerina Lake, with Iestyn Evans in 3rd. In fact only 10 points separate the top 7...

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SBOC hosted two days of orienteering last weekend, in the technical sand dunes of Oxwich and Kenfig. Competitors from far and wide arrived to run on these fantastic areas, enjoying the brilliantly planned courses provided by Dave and Ben Mitchell.

Saturday’s event forming part of the club’s summer...

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This weekend SBOC hosts a double bill of technical sand dune orienteering. Saturday will see runners compete in the Summer League event at Oxwich Burrows on Gower, location of last years Club Championships. Then on Sunday attention switches to Kenfig Burrows, near Porthcawl, for a Welsh League event...

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