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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' for members.

Oware Fund: You can support worldwide Oware activities by making a contribution to the fund and receive recognition in 'Oware News'. Click here for information about the Oware fund.

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 18th of February 2018 from 14:00 - 17:00. This months destination is yet to be announced

Subsequent sessions will take place on the third Sunday of every month from March to May 2018 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.

This months destination is Sudan featuring music from Scorpios. The Scorpios are a mind-blowing musical meltdown of hypnotic psychedelic Sudanese rhythms, Afrobeat and eastern funk. The Scorpios came together when they met London based guitarist Adam Bulewski. The band centres round five Sudanese musicians who left their homelands refugees in the 80's when the situation in their home land became unbearable. The Sudanese core of the Scorpios are supported by an international backing band of ace musicians from Ghana, Jamaica, Poland, Japan and the UK.
Sowing Oware Tournament CCCXLVIII This weeks Online Sowing Oware Tournament the 348th edition will take place on Wednesday the 14th of February 2018 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 publishing 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.

YMCA membership is not required for participation. This event takes place on the 1st Saturday of every month.

For more information contact: Oba Cullins @ 917-405-7475 or warri@warri.org
International Awale Tournament The 21st International Awale Tournament is to be held at the 32nd International Games Festival Cannes (South of France) which takes place from Friday 23rd of February to Sunday 25th of February 2018. There will be a Senior & Beginners/ Junior Tournament (for under 16's and novices). Competition Starts on Friday at 11 am. A new Feature this year will be the Blitz & Rapid Competitions.

The Blitz competition will take place on Friday 23rd February from 11am.

The Rapid competition will take place on Friday 24th February from 11am.

For more information contact us admin@oware.org or go to the View links page more details.
Cannes International Game Festival 2008

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Mailing Address: OWS, 6 Kiloh Court, Meyrick Road, London, SW11 2EE.
Email: admin@oware.org

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