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Croeso 2016 - 6 days of Welsh orienteering

CROESO 2016 24th - 30th July 2016

The Welsh Orienteering Association invite you to 6 days of Holiday Orienteering in South Wales . Centred on Margam Country Park - midway between Swansea and Bridgend - see location map .

Competition Programme – subject to finalisation of permissions

  • Sun 24th Jul - Long Race – Kenfig North – Open Sand Dunes
  • Mon 25th Jul – Middle Race - Kenfig – Open Sand Dunes
  • Tues 26th Jul – Long Race – Margam Forest North - Plantation Forest, with some steep slopes and much opportunity for route choice.
  • Thurs 28th Jul – Long race – Dan Yr Ogof North – Limestone moorland
  • Fri 29th Jul – Long race – Dan Yr Ogof South – Limestone moorland
  • Sat 30th Jul - Middle race – Graig Fawr and Margam Country Park - Beech woodland along a steep slope and Country Park.

Entries will open December 2015 via Fabian4

Social programme

  • Ceilidh / Twmpath
  • Quiz night
  • Talks

Accommodation

No single camp site being organised for the event but it is hoped that a local campsite will agree to put aside a field especially for orienteers.

Tourism Opportunities

  • Margam Country Park
  • Gower Peninsular
  • Brecon Beacons National Park
  • Dan-Yr-Ogof Show caves.
  • Mountain Biking – Afan Argoed
  • Swansea

Entries

Open December 2015 on Fabian 4