September 2016


As part of the "Go Active Weekend", WCOC are offering an introduction to orienteering at Vulcan Park in Workington on Saturday. Bring family and friends along to have a go for FREE, any time between 10:30am and 1:30pm. Click here for more information.


Congratulations to the WCOC members who braved the wind to compete in the RAB Mountain Marathon south of Kirkby Stephen this weekend. Notable results included 1st Female Vets team for Lynne and partner (Short Score), 2nd overall (1st Vet) for Martin (Course C - individual), and 1st Male Vets team for Alan and partner (Short Score). (Full results.)


Congratulations to the eight WCOC Juniors (Niamh, Rosie, Caitlin, Ben B, Daniel, Alastair, Joe S and Henry) who helped the North-West to second place overall in the JIRCs this weekend near Aberdeen. Follow these links for individual and overall results and relay results.

PP teams

Congratulations to the WCOC junior teams who took part in the "Peter Palmer" relays this weekend hosted by LEI.  The overall winners were WCOC Wanderers (Herbie, Henry, Joe S, Caitlin, Rosie, Ben B, Daniel and Alastair) who finished a stunning 13 minutes ahead of 2nd placed SYO. WCOC Warriors (Jonty, Wilf, Oliver, Jess, Carys, Ben G, Louis and Joe G) came an impressive 3rd in the Joan George trophy competition (for teams with a total orienteering age up to 90). Many thanks to Lynne, Jeff, Catherine and Vanessa for taking all these juniors - sleep well tonight everyone!