Next Event: Gwanas 2017

Welsh league

Date of event: Sat 07th Oct 17
Level of event: District (C)
Nearest town:

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Hafren Blue course Map,

Hafren Happy Hour

A big thankyou to Robert for planning the event at Hafren Forest today! Results are up on the MWOC website. Well done all - some challenging terrain out there...and the deepest moss that nearly swallowed Alice!! Thanks to Steve and Ieuan on download and registration and to Kate, Daniel, Michael, Gabriella, Terry, Bev, Mark, Alice, Mike, Clive & Robert for making short work of collecting controls and everyone else who helped out today! The travellers rest in Llanidloes was a great place to compare splits and discuss plans for our next event - a Welsh League event at Gwanas on Saturday afternoon 7th Oct. We are also organising the Junior Home Internationals between Scotland Ireland England & Wales over that weekend with the Individual races on the morning of Sat 7th Oct and the JHI relay races on the morning of Sun 8th Oct. Hope we will see you at the Welsh League event! If anyone would like to help out at the JHI events and join in the excitement we would love to hear from you too!

10th Sep 17   Read more…


Inter-Counties Primary School Orienteering Championships

Inter-Counties Primary School Orienteering 16th June 2017

This year the event will be centred on Hafren Forest, 11 am onwards

Rhyd Y Benwch Car Park and Picnic Area (Grid Reference: SN 857869).

The event is for pupils in Years 5 & 6 who will compete on a Yellow course (Technical Difficulty 2) and pupils in Years 3 & 4 who will compete on a White course (Technical Difficulty 1) Children will complete the course in teams of either 2 or 3.  Competition will be between schools in Ceredigion, Gwynedd and Powys

Schools need to enter by Friday 9th June. Schools can bring more than one team if they wish. To enter please complete the spreadsheet and return to Bill by 9th June.

16th Jun 17   Read more…

Winners of the Team prize for the white course,

South Powys Schools Championships

Following another successful series of schools cluster events last Autumn, the winners of each of the cluster competitions went on to compete in the respective South and North Powys Championships, which were held in February 2017.

29th Mar 17   Read more…


Nash Woods

Many thanks to Terry ably assisted by Bev and Al for planning and organising todays great event at Nash Woods. A big thankyou to David Pal for controlling, Bill Marlow on download, Fay on the near start, the scouts for providing a great catering service. And a huge thankyou to Di and the army of helpers from Wrekin who helped out in a myriad of ways from carparking, starts, registration, control collecting - really appreciated all your help. The western MWOCcies set off in rain and mist so the dry weather was particularly appreciated! Welcome to the Aber Uni team, and good to see many new faces - hope to see you at the Welsh Championships weekend 4th&5th March at Merthyr Mawr organised by Swansea Bay Orienteering Club and the South Wales Orienteering Club event at Cwm Lickey which is the first round of the Compass Sport cup on 12th Mar. Our next MWOC event is at Brynbras on 2nd April.

19th Feb 17   Read more…


Aberystwyth - introductory orienteering sessions

Come and try orienteering in Aberystwyth!

Mid Wales Orienteering Club are running introductory sessions on Friday from 4.00-5.30pm at the Merched y Wawr Hall on Vulcan Street and in the Aberystwyth Castle Grounds 17th Feb, 24th Feb, 3rd March, 10th March 2017

Please bring comfortable clothing and trainers for indoor and outdoor activity. £2.00 per session. Please contact Gabriella Walsh for further information. 01970828863

13th Feb 17   Read more…

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