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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 15th of May 2016 from 2pm - 5pm. This months destination as yet is unknown.

Subsequent sessions will take place on the third Sunday of every month from September to May 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 CCLIII This weeks Online Sowing Oware Tournament the 253th edition will take place on Wednesday the 20th of April 2016 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 publisising it.

For past Tournament results visit http://www.ludoteka.com/tournaments?tn=19
Basque Oware Tournament The second International Basque Open Oware Championship to be held in Bilbao Basque Country (Spain) organised by Basque Association of Oware and Strategic Games. It features an individual tournament starting from 16:30 to 19:00. Entry is free and there will be medals awarded for prizes. For more information contact Egoitz Campo Gonzalez at campo_16@msn.com
Warri/Mancala Fellowship Tournament This tournament organised by Warri.org requires no pre-registration. Entry is free, a trophy will be awarded for the top winner; and some participation certificates for the other players. The Round Robin system will be used to manage this tournament. This tournament is being hosted by the larger International African Arts Festival which takes place from Friday 1st of July to Monday 4th of July 2016 at Commodore Barry Park, Navy Street ( Between Park avenue & Flushing Avenue), Brooklyn, New York 11202 For more information contact Oba Cullins via www.warri.org or on 001 917 405 7474
Cannes International Game Festival 2008

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