Swansea Bay Orienteering Club

The latest Winter League table after 3 events has Steve Quinton in 1st place with Niall Reynolds in 2nd with Dave Mitchell in 3rd. The competition will intensify after today's Winter league race around the sand dunes and slacks of Crymlyn Burrows. The return of Iestyn Evans will no doubt affect th...

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Congratulations to Iestyn Evans who tops the SBOC club rankings for 2019. Finishing third in 2018 he has climbed two places to the top spot, just reward for his consistency and attendance over the year during which he won many of the club events. The above picture captures him at full speed competin...

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Hardy Swansea Bay orienteers braved the wintry showers on Cefn Bryn to run the festively themed 3rd event of the winter league. In the 60 minute score event, runners also had to answer Christmas multiple choice questions at each control to gain points. Dressed in christmas hats and outfits, the runn...

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Iestyn Evans made it three wins out of three in the third SBOC Night League event at Kenfig Burrows on Saturday. He was the leading SBOC runner and scored 413 points in the allotted 60 minutes, some 63 points ahead of William Arnold, second SBOC runner, with 350 points and then Niall Reynolds the th...

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Sunday saw the club members enjoy the annual awards and prizegiving event at Pembrey Country Park. Following on from the 3rd Winter League event in the Park, planned by Steve Quinton, club members retired to the warmth and pleasant surroundings of Yr Orsaf, the recently opened restaurant in the park...

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