About Dan Williams

Dan maintains this website for Wight Orienteers. As a keen runner, he can sometimes be found orienteering at events on the Isle of Wight. Find out more about Dan and his running at his blog DWilliams.xyz.

Latest pages by Dan Williams

  • Borthwood Copse Christmas Event – 16th December 2018

    Posted on 17 October 2018 by Dan Williams in Archived Events.

    Results are available here Wight Orienteers invite you to their Level D Christmas orienteering event at Borthwood Copse on Sunday 16th December 2017. Parking is at Queen Bower Dairy (SZ567845) and there are 2 score courses on offer: find as many controls as you can in the allotted time. If you can, please bring some […]

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  • Firestone Copse Results – 13th October 2018

    Posted on 17 October 2018 by Dan Williams in Results.

    Results for the orienteering event held at Firestone Copse on 13th October 2018. Yellow 1 Bishop Family 65 min 2 Holly Boulle 76 min 3 Stephen Gresczyszm 82 min   Orange 1 Charles Edwards 41 mins 2 Sarah & Sam 44 mins 3 Darren Tucker 48 mins 4 Lola Williams 54 mins 4 Ruby Williams […]

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  • Firestone Copse – 7th October 2018

    Posted on 28 September 2018 by Dan Williams in Archived Events.

    Wight Orienteers invite you to their Level D orienteering event at Firestone Copse on 7th October 2018. Follow orienteering signs at main entrance to Firestone Copse. Location: Firestone Copse, nr. Ryde, Isle of Wight Date: Sunday 07/10/18 Registration: 10:00 – 12:00 Starts: 10:30 – 12:00 Grid Reference: Parking & registration at Firestone Copse main car […]

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  • Freshwater Evening Quiz Walk Results – 7th July 2018

    Posted on 19 August 2018 by Dan Williams in Results.

    I apologise for arriving late to dish out quiz sheets and surprised to see all 60 plus competitors waiting to get started. I hope you all enjoyed the event with hardly any complaints at the end. During the initial preparation of the event I kept mentioning that this is my 30th yearly quiz event for […]

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  • Brighstone Quiz Walk Results – Sunday 12th August 2018

    Posted on 19 August 2018 by Dan Williams in Results.

    TEAM NAME                 POINTS        TIME ( HRS/MINS)   Totland Tearaways            41            2.04 The Woof Team                 40            2.03 Wootton Wombats           39            1.58 The Wintarns                     39            2.16 Daisy Chain                       38            2.16 The Hopefuls        […]

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  • Brook & Compton Downs Results – 6th May 2018

    Posted on 16 May 2018 by Dan Williams in Results.

    Results for the orienteering event held at Brook & Compton Downs on 6th May 2018. LONG SCORE 1= Dan Williams     M40     230 pts      51 minutes 1= Chris Pritchett   M55     230            51 3 Oliver Cooper      M21      230            53 4 Mike Maliphant   M55      230           73 5 Glyn Williams      M65      230           79 6 Pete Bartlett        M60      210           75 […]

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  • Brighstone Quiz Walk – Sunday 12th August 2018

    Posted on 16 May 2018 by Dan Williams in Archived Events.

    Results are available here. Wight Orienteers are holding a quiz walk on Sunday 13th August 2017. You’ll be guaranteed many cryptic, obscure and head-scratching clues! Brighstone Quiz Walk Location: Brighstone Village Hall. Parking: Main car park at Warnes Lane. Date: Sunday 12/08/2017 Registration & Starts: 09:45 – 10:45 Courses: Simple navigation walk with cryptic questions […]

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  • Freshwater Evening Quiz Walk Saturday 7th July 2018

    Posted on 16 May 2018 by Dan Williams in Archived Events.

    Results are available here. Wight Orienteers are holding a quiz walk on the evening of Saturday 7th July 2017. You’ll be guaranteed many cryptic, obscure and head-scratching clues! Unable to find a suitable venue to accommodate this around Freshwater. The quiz will start at Moa Place Car Park, Freshwater. Finish at the Sun Inn, Calbourne: […]

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  • Wight Orienteers Annual General Meeting 2018

    Posted on 16 May 2018 by Dan Williams in Archived Events, News.

    The 2018 WIGHTO AGM will be held on Thursday 28th June, 19:30hrs, at The Sun Inn Calbourne. The meeting is open to all members of the club, so come along and have your say on club matters.

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  • Brook & Compton Downs – 6th May 2018

    Posted on 11 April 2018 by Dan Williams in Archived Events.

    Wight Orienteers invite you to their Level D orienteering event at Brook and Compton Downs on 6th May 2018. Follow orienteering signs from the Military Road entrance to Compton Farm. Location: Brook and Compton Downs, Isle of Wight Date: Sunday 06/05/18 Registration: 10:00 – 12:00 Starts: 10:30 – 12:00 Grid Reference: Parking & registration at […]

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