Welcome to The Oware Society, the first organized body to promote
and organize International Oware Tournaments worldwide. With a
worldwide membership of players and enthusiasts of all abilities. We
have something to offer everyone, from beginner to Grandmaster or for those
just seeking information. In addition to organizing tournaments (nationally
and internationally) the OWS supports and promotes Oware activities
worldwide. We also publish a quarterly newsletter, 'Oware News'
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|Mwalimu Express|| ||The Oware Society bringing probably the World's Oldest Game to Contemporary Society. Want to learn how to play an Ancient African Mathematical Board Game, develop your mental agility, sharpen your strategic thinking or just want to have fun and be entertained. Just come along to Mwalimu Express, Sunday 26th of January 2020 from 14:00 - 17:00. This months destination is yet to be announced
Subsequent sessions will take place on the fourth Sunday of every month, the next being 23rd February 2020 at the same venue and same times. Just look out on this site or our Facebook page for future dates. You can also join our Facebook Google+ groups for regular updates via e-mail. Just send us an e-mail if you will like to do so.
|Sowing Oware Tournament CDL|| ||This weeks Online Sowing Oware Tournament the 450th edition will take place on Wednesday the 29th January 2020 from 22:00. For this tournament there is no qualifying phase. Players go straight into the final phase. Each round lasts 8 minutes in duration. The top 4 positioned players usually get free LudoTeka subscriptions of varying lengths.
In order to participate you have to be registered with LudoTeka which takes a few minutes to do. Then you have to register for the next edition of the Tournament. You can set your preferences so that whenever there is a tournament you will be entered and notified.
Please note we are not hosting this tournament merely publicising it.
For past Tournament results visit http://www.ludoteka.com/tournaments?tn=19|
| Warri & Mancala at the Harlem YMCA|| ||Come and learn to play the oldest game in the world. this is an all age fun activity. If you can count from one to fifty then you are eligible to play. As valuable as chess but easy as checkers to learn and a great teaching tool for decision making.
Players of all skill levels and ages are invited.
Great learning tool for kids learning to count!
Great teaching tool for adolescents and young adults in the process of decision making!
Great mental exercise for older adults!
YMCA membership is not required for participation. This event takes place on the 1st Saturday of every month, except July
For more information contact: Oba Cullins @ 917-405-7475 or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|International Awale Tournament|| ||The 23rd International Awale Tournament is to be held at the 34th International Games Festival Cannes (South of France) which takes place from Friday 21st of February & Saturday 22nd of February 2020. There will be a Senior & Beginners/ Junior category (for under 16's and novices). Competition Starts on Friday at 11:00 am.
Round Robin will be used to manage the tournament if there are 8 or less entrants. Otherwise for nine or more entrants a seven round Swiss System will be used.
The Blitz Championship will take place on Friday 21st February from 11:00 am. 10 mins a game (each player has 5 mins playing time): 30 mins a match. Matches: best of three.
The Rapid Championship will take place on Saturday 22nd February from 10:30 am. 20 mins a game (each player has 10 mins playing time per game): Total match 60 mins Match best of three.
Entry fee: Adults 20 euros / Juniors 10 euros Prize fund: Total of entry fees to be distributed to top three positioned players in a rough ratio of 3:2:1 for each competition.
Prize: Trophies (Oware Rapid) & Medals for top three positioned players in each competition and certificates of participation for other entrants.
For more information contact us email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.oware.org & the view links page for more details.|
|Intercultural Game Exchange - African Games For Young And Old|| ||As part of the Intercultural Game Exchange project, Swiss Minorities Sports Culture & Integration (Swiss Minors) is holding a game evening with African games for young and old. A game course is designed with African games, Oware, checkers, amps for girls and ping pong, table football, billiards, darts, etc. The evening is rounded off with a final dance and a joint snack.
Starts: 17:00 - 22:00
Moderateion: Adu Adjei, Swiss Minors
Participation is free, contributionin any form is volunatry
Im Rahmen des Projekts Interkultureller Spieleaustausch führt Swiss Minorities Sports Culture & Integration (Swiss Minors) einenSpielabend mit afrikanischen Spielen für Gross und Klein durch. Es wirdein Spielparcours gestaltet mit denafrikanischen Spiele, Oware, Dame, Ampe für Madchen sowle mit Ping-Pong, Tischfussballspiel, Billard, Darts, usw, Der abends wird mit einem Abschlusstanzundeinem gemeinsamen Imbiss abgerundet.
Beginen: 17:00 - 22:00
Moderation: Adu Adjei, Swiss Minors
Kostet: Die Teilnahme an diesem Spielbend ist gratis, freiwillig gebend|