Latest News…

John Dyson and Richard Arman

Posted on: 22nd March 2024
We are sad to report the recent deaths of John Dyson DEVON and Richard Arman WSX both of whom had served on the SWOA committee and made considerable contributions to orienteering in the South West. For further details please see the DEVON and WSX websites.

South West Championships 2024

Posted on: 20th March 2024
This year’s championships have been announced. Unfortunately this year we only have a sprint distance championship to offer. Date and location can be found here.

Event Officials Course – Bristol

Posted on: 26th February 2024
Event officials course 27th April in Bristol, open to all SWOA members. No charge, but register using pre entries. For more information, see here.

South West Champions

Posted on: 30th October 2023
Following the Purbeck Weekend we now have a new set of SW champions for the year 2023 available here. Congratulations champions! (We trust the data is all correct, but sometimes mistakes are made – if there are any corrections please advise the SWOA fixtures secretary, Richard Sansbury.)


Posted on: 17th September 2023
SWOA AGM on Tuesday 26th September at 8pm on Zoom, agenda can be found here. All members of SWOA clubs welcome. Please contact the secretary if you would like to attend so that you can receive copies of the reports in advance.

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