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West Anglian
Orienteering Club

The Orienteering Club for Cambridgeshire, East Bedfordshire and North Hertfordshire

WAOC is a very active club with a membership exceeding 150 orienteers of all ages and abilities. We host lots of different activities from weekly club nights to major orienteering events.

Orienteering is an outdoor sport enjoyed either competitively or recreationally, where the usual type of event is to navigate on foot around a forested area using a specially drawn map. Events are staged as races, but not everyone regards it as such, and you'll be very welcome whatever your motivation.

If you're new to Orienteering, try our Welcome To WAOC and What is Orienteering pages for more information on what it's all about. Or try this Youtube video.

Latest News

News Archive
20 Sep On-line entries for Brandon on 29th October are now open
19 Aug Results from Coe Fen are now on line.
06 Aug Congratulations to Rob Campbell, 1st M50S at Scottish 6 days. Also to Alex Wetherill - 6th overall in M14A
30 Jul July JabberWAOC is now on line.
16 Jul Read about Maurice's Multiple Marathon Medley.
20 Jun 'Mazeing day at Wimpole: The orienteering maze at the National Trust Family Activity day on Sunday was very popular. Congratulations to all those who navigated the maze (many multiple times!) including Megan, Campbell, Bernie, Thomas F, Cian, Lexi, Emma, Emelia, Hannah, Lois, Dean, Callum, Archie, Kitty, Tate, Lewis, Dylan, Sophie, Shenan, Sofia, Archie P, William, George, Eleanor, Luke, Arthur, Alice, Grace, Sam, Elliot C, Joseph D, Noah, Isabella, Anabel, Harry, Olivia, Madeline, Maia, Miles, James G, David G, Pennie, Mo, Joe, Jack, Darico, Evie, Ed, Amy, Elliot S, Isabelle T, Florence, Zoe, Ted, Milo, Ruby B, Harry, Leora, Gracie, Samuel, Maggie, Bobby, Michael, Ellen, Lola, Owen, Elliot C, Max, Josh, Isabelle, Tristan, Charlie, Eden, Hakou, Hannah, Emma, Charlotte, Thomas O, Eleanor D, Josh D, Ruby D.
16 May Congratulations to WAOC Juniors at the EA School Champs on Sunday at Hornchurch: Hebe Darwin won the primary girls category, Edward Low won Senior school year 9 and 10, and Daniel Hague was a close second in the year 7 and 8 category.
Diary Dates for the next few weeks
Recent Results

» Sunday 17 September - Wimpole Hall

» Saturday 19 August - Coe Fen Summer Series

» Sunday 25 June - Hinchingbrooke Country Park

Welcome To WAOC - An Introduction to who we are, what we do and how to join. Newcomers start here! (Includes membership form)

What is Orienteering? - A more detailed description of what happens at an Orienteering event

How can I improve? - Examples of the basic techniques used in orienteering.

Orienteering Links
WAOC Fixtures Calendar
» Summer Series
» Clubnight schedule

» EAOA Fixtures
» BOF Fixtures

Results archive
» BOF Results
» BOF Rankings

» EA League

The Club Committee - Just in case you need to contact us!

Photo Gallery (archived photos)

Jabberwaoc - The Club Magazine Online.

Permanent Orienteering Courses - Do It Yourself!

Our Mapped areas

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