Swansea Bay Orienteering Club

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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The Bank Holiday saw SBOC members winning major events around the UK. Ben Mitchell won the Scottish Championships M21E race in Dumfries and Galloway against a very competitive field, including a number of British Squad athletes, winning by a marging of 6 minutes. An excellent run in a tough area. At...

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