SBOC were delighted to hear that after a long judges deliberation, that Brendan (the Bolt) Healy snatched the fastest sprint time for the run in at the Compass sport Cup final. He tied for first place with two M21s Jamie Parkinson and the reigning champion Murray Strain.
This late news rounded off a really successful venture by the club to Plymouth for the final.!
An intrepid bunch of SBOC runners headed south to Plymouth to compete in the 2017 Compass Sport small clubs cup finals.
With team captain Gill Lock selcting the team with early starts, Swansea managed to rack up an impressive lead with great runs from Ben Mitchell, Katie Reynolds, Oscar Healy and W...
Sam Healy and Katie Reynolds sneaked home to beat all other Swansea teams in the fast and furious sprint relay event in Bristol on 16 September. The 2x2 relay event was celebrating 10 years of the University of Bristol Orienteering Club. With a map produced by Ben Mitchell and planned by Megan Carte...
Katie Reynolds won the 3rd Summer league event at Penmaen making her the second female ever to win a Summer league event!
Kay Seward holds the record with 7 SL wins so there is a good target for Katie to aim for!
The latest summer league (SL) placings are now available with best 6 out of 7 events to count:
The club successfully saw off the challenges from the other Welsh clubs - SWOC and MWOC at Cwm Lickey, near Pontypool to win the eliminator round of the annual club cup competition. Winning by 10 points we are now in the final to be held in Devon on the 22nd October. Well done to all runners!