Wenlock Olympian Games

The 131st Wenlock Olympian Games (2017)

Live Arts

The 2017 Live Arts Festival took place in March. Results and photos can be seen here
Live Arts 2017

Half Marathon

This takes place on Sunday 14th May at William Brookes School, Much Wenlock. See details and download entry form here

Main Games

These take place between 30th June and 13th July with the main weekend being Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th July. Notes and entry forms on events are given below the following schedule. The schedule shown here will be updated as further details become available.

Event Date Venue Post Code Start time
Schools hockey Under 11 Fri 30th June Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 12.00 pm
Tennis – 9 and under / Red ball Sat 1st July Cound Tennis Club SY5 6AP 10.00 am
Tennis – 12 and under / Orange ball Sat 1st July Cound Tennis Club SY5 6AP 2.30 p.m.
Tennis – 10 and over / Hard ball Sun 2nd July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 10.00 am
Tennis – Adult Mixed American Doubles Sun 2nd July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 1.30 pm
Golf Mon 3rd July Bridgnorth Golf Club WV16 4SF 12.30pm
Kwik Cricket Wed 5th July Gaskell Field, Much Wenlock TF13 6JE 9.30am
Volleyball Fri 7th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 4pm
Badminton Sat 8th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 12.45pm
Junior Biathlon Sat 8th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 9am
Club Hockey Sat 8th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE TBC
Netball Sat 8th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 9.30am
Archery Sun 9th July Attingham Park, Shrewsbury SY4 4TP 11am
Athletics Sun 9th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 9.45am
Fencing Sun 9th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 9.30am
Junior Football Sun 9th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 11.30am
Road Race Sun 9th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 11am
Triathlon Sun 9th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 10am
Schools hockey under 13 Wed 12th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 12.00pm
Schools hockey under 12 Thurs 13th July Much Wenlock Leisure Centre TF13 6JE 12.00pm

Entry details for all competitions will be posted on this website when they have been finalised.

Tennis – Please note that entries for the tennis competition are only accepted via email.  Either download a Word copy of the entry form here: Tennis Word Entry Form 2017 – which can be completed on your computer / laptop. Or, download a PDF version of the form: Tennis PDF Entry Form 2017 – which will have to be printed, completed then scanned before emailing.

Athletics – Entry form is available here – Athletics Entry Form 2017.

Junior Biathlon – Entry form is available here – Junior Biathlon Entry Form 2017

Golf Competition – This will take place at Bridgnorth Golf Club onMonday 3 July. See details and download entry form here

Archery – Please note that entry for the Wenlock Olympian Games Archery competition (arranged by Bowbrook Archers: http://new2.bowbrook-archers.co.uk) is now FULL.  Any further enquiries from people wishing to enter the competition will be placed on a waiting list.

Road Race – Entry form download available here – Road Race Entry Form 2017

Long Distance Walk – Unfortunately this event will not take place this year but it is hoped it will return to the schedule in future

Gliding – This competition only takes place on Olympic years – so the next one will be in 2020


The 130th Wenlock Olympian Games (2016)

Results and photographs of the events can be found in alphabetical order via the links below.  Posts of the various events can be found on the Wenlock Olympian Society Facebook page  here: Wenlock Olympian Society Facebook

Archery

Results and photos are available here:

2016 Archery Results

2016 Various Photos

Athletics

2016 Athletics Results

A few photos are available here: 2016 Various Photos

Badminton 

2016 Results Badminton

Fencing

2016 Results Fencing

Golf

A Hole-in-One! For the first time in the sixteen years that the event has been running a hole-in-one was achieved by Allan Coates (Worfield) on the 3rd hole. Allan kindly made a donation to the current Worfield Captain’s charity – the Shropshire Air Ambulance

The results of the competition can be found here:
http://www.wenlock-olympian-society.org.uk/games/2016-golf-results/

and photos of the medalists here:
2016 Golf Photos

Gliding 

2016 Gliding Results

2016 Gliding Photos

Half Marathon

Half Marathon – Results & photos now available online

Junior 5-a-Side Football 

2016 Junior Football Results

Junior Modern Biathlon 

2016 Junior Biathlon Results

2016 Junior Biathlon Medalists Photos

Kwik Cricket

The results of the Kwik Cricket were:

Gold      Broseley C of E Primary School
Silver     St. Lawrence C of E Primary School
Bronze  Church Preen Primary School

Photos of the event can be found here

Long Distance Walk

Photos os the event can be found here:
2016 Long Distance Walk

Netball

2016 Netball Results

Road Race (7 mile)

Download 2016 Road Race Prizes
Download
2016 Road Race Full Results (XLS)

Schools Hockey

Photos of the Under-11 Schools Hockey County Championship

Photos of Under-12 Schools Hockey

Touch Tennis

Under-9s:
Gold – George Scott,who trains at Cound tennis Club
Silver – Sophie Taylor who trains at Woodfield Club
Bronze – Amelie Owen who trains at Cound tennis Club

Under 12s:
Gold – Fergus Wilson from Shrewsbury Club
Silver – James Price from Cound
Bronze – Illea Deen from Cound

Photos of the junior events can be found here:
2016 Junior Touch Tennis Photos

2016 Wheelchair Tennis Results

2016 Adult Touch Tennis Results

Triathlon

2016 results Triathlon (XLSX)

Volleyball 

2016 Volleyball Results

2016 Volleyball Photos


Visiting Much Wenlock

Located in the spectatcular Shropshire countryside Much Wenlock is a beautiful medieval market town and perfect location to be based during the games. For accommodation and tourist information in and around Much Wenlock please visit www.muchwenlockguide.info


 




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