Region:Wales

Wales
Wales.png
The region of Wales in the United Kingdom
Coat of arms of Wales.png
Coat of arms of Wales
CountryUnited Kingdom Flag of the United Kingdom.png
Number of zones1230
Maximum PPH1288
Last updated2021-11-20


Wales is one of twelve regions in the United Kingdom. The region includes the country with the same name and consists of the counties of Gwent, Mid Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, West Glamorgan, Dyfed, Powys, Gwynedd and Clwyd and has about three million inhabitants.

The largest city is Cardiff, other of the region's most populous towns are Swansea, Newport, Wrexham and Barry.

It is bordered by England to the east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, and the Bristol Channel to the south. Adjacent regions are North West England in the northeast, West Midlands in the east and South West England in the southeast.

Motto: Cymru am byth (Welsh) Wales Forever

Flag of Wales

Geographical division[edit]

Municipalities[edit]

In Wales there are 21 municipalities with at least one turf zone:

Municipality Zones
Bridgend 55
Caerphilly 35
Cardiff 125
Carmarthenshire 49
Ceredigion 16
Conwy 97
Denbighshire 42
Flintshire 17
Gwynedd 100
Isle of Anglesey 39
Merthyr Tydfil 13
Monmouthshire 16
Neath Port Talbot 49
Newport 73
Pembrokeshire 79
Powys 22
Rhondda Cynon Taf 33
Swansea 248
Torfaen 9
Vale of Glamorgan 27
Wrexham 86

The list is updated according to the zones that existed on 2021-11-20.

Zones[edit]

There are 1230 turf zones in the region of Wales, three of which is counted as world heritage sites, four water zones, 19 train station zones, three national park zones, 13 monument zones, 76 holy zones, one summit zone, 70 bridge zones, 14 castle zones and 32 ruin zones.

Updated: 2021-11-20

Most taken Zones[edit]

# Zone Takes Unique
turfers
Ranking
Global
Created Municipality Location Warded Notes
1 KnabRockBeach 322 12 28 446 2020-12-26 Swansea Map Statistics Mumbles Beach, Swansea
2 MumblesBeach 319 11 28 544 2020-12-25 Swansea Map Statistics Mumbles Beach, Swansea
3 TheKingsway 315 13 28 679 2013-06-04 Swansea Map Statistics The Kingsway - Princess Way, Swansea
4 SwanStMary Zontyp07.png 304 15 29 082 2013-06-05 Swansea Map Statistics St Mary's Church, Swansea
5 SwanVicQuay 278 11 30 125 2013-06-07 Swansea Map Statistics Swansea Marina

Updated: 2021-10-09
Source: Warded

Zone development[edit]

The first turf zone in the region was TheKingsway which was created on June 4, 2013.

Year New zones Accumulated
2013 311 311
2014 198 509
2015 13 522
2016 1 523
2017 92 615
2018 74 689
2019 41 730
2020 119 849

Source: urbangeeks

For more information about turf zones, see the respective municipality.

Points and results[edit]

Totalscore[edit]

Ranking by points taken in the region. The table is sortable (click on the headings).

# Turfer Municipality Total Points Points taken
in the region
Takeovers Unique Ranking
Global
/
1 jinxsi / Turfgame Swansea 881 231 875 307 2 728 202 3 453 (3 542) -
2 Chesso / Turfgame Swansea 728 420 716 199 2 332 234 3 884 (4 404) -
3 ddraig / Turfgame Swansea 481 251 472 213 1 548 192 4 834 (5 953) ▲1
4 dr.prawn / Turfgame Wrexham 536 213 452 107 1 079 419 4 562 (4 997) ▼1
5 GoogleTurf / Turfgame Conwy 235 725 235 300 353 124 6 876 (9 126) -
6 ddriag / Turfgame Swansea 196 706 190 087 646 52 7 479 (9 281) -
7 egg319 / Turfgame Cardiff 150 981 150 934 275 126 8 522 (9 755) -
8 joD79 / Turfgame Wrexham 108 990 107 827 295 52 9 860 NEW
9 Smashe / Turfgame Rhondda Cynon Taf 103 905 102 487 131 41 10 072 (10 777) -
10 kingprawn / Turfgame Pembrokeshire 101 206 101 088 101 46 10 173 (9 857) ▼2

Eliminated from the list:

# Turfer Municipality Total Points Points taken
in the region
Takeovers Unique Ranking
Global
11 (10) daicha80 / Turfgame Swansea 80 521 80 511 319 38 11 334 (10 978)

Updated 2021-09-11 compared to (2021-06-13)
Source: Warded

Fastest Eager[edit]

Fastest to take 10 zones

# Turfer Medal City Time Distance Average
speed
Route
1 jinxsi 28.png Swansea 13:14 3.15 km 14.29 km/h Link
2 Chesso 10.png Swansea 15:35 4.36 km 16.77 km/h Link
3 ddraig 10.png Swansea 16:56 4.44 km 15.73 km/h Link
4 Herbie 10.png Chester 17:00 4.79 km 16.92 km/h Link
5 dr.prawn 10.png Wrexham 17:04 3.48 km 12.23 km/h Link
6 egg319 10.png Cardiff 18:48 3.61 km 11.52 km/h Link
7 Duality 10.png Chester 19:16 4.74 km 14.76 km/h Link

Updated: 2021-11-20
Source: Warded

Global Top-3 Rankings[edit]

Turfers in the region that placed on the global top-3 list.

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Updated: 2021-11-20
Source: Warded

Turfers who have won in the country[edit]

Turfers from the region who have won in the United Kingdom since it officially became a turf country June 15 2013 (in Round 36).
(The Country medal was introduced and awarded for the first time round 46).

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Updated: 2021-11-20

Turfers who won in the region[edit]

The following turfers have won in the region of Wales since the United Kingdom officially became a turf country June 15 2013 (in Round 36).
(The Region medal was introduced and awarded for the first time round 46).

Click Expand to see the list.

Round
(weeks)
Turfer Global
Ranking
Points Takes Municipality Link Notes
40 (5) Straubero 946 16 805 39 Turfgame Guest turfer from the region of Greater London Flag of Greater London.png
41 (4) Darrum 1 722 3 305 11  ? Turfgame
42 (5) Darrum 1 778 3 784 8  ? Turfgame
49 (4) Acidar 3 791 796 3  ? Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
50 (5) ShadowBlue 4 466 790 2  ? Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
61 (4) ninzelpins 4 408 826 2  ? Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
62 (5) ninzelpins 5 203 1 044 1  ? Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
68 (4) FRBlackSheep 3 241 2 100 7 Turfgame Guest turfer from the region of Greater London Flag of Greater London.png
No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
76 (5) BenJam96 4 121 582 1  ? Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
80 (4) SHEEP 3 367 1 173 3  ?  Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
95 (4) Dora 5 370 718 1  ? Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
97 (4) erkjhnssn 3 732 4 112 13   Turfgame Guest turfer from the region of Västerbotten Flag of Sweden.png
No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
100 (4) Mylittlepote 3 385 3 427 8 Turfgame Guest turfer from the region of Västernorrland Flag of Sweden.png
No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
115 (4) AGOwen 4 597 471 1 Wrexham Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
123 (4) nsd 3 416 6 485 8 Newport  Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
125 (5) CaveMouse 4 040 3 650 4 Bridgend Turfgame No region medal awarded. Too few turfers.
126 (4) Mcy 1 316 46 524 146 Swansea Turfgame The first time the region medal is awarded to a turfer from the region.
127 (5) jinxsi 265 177 357 734 Swansea Turfgame
128 (4) jinxsi 143 209 596 819 Swansea Turfgame
129 (4) jinxsi 332 179 438 681 Swansea Turfgame
130 (4) jinxsi 225 205 272 768 Swansea Turfgame
131 (5) Chesso 422 182 108 437 Swansea Turfgame
132 (4) Chesso 1 594 47 546 115 Swansea Turfgame
133 (4) YesItsMe 1 083 69 475 143 Turfgame Guest turfer from the region of East of England Flag of England.png
134 (5) Chesso 919 100 848 334 Swansea Turfgame
135 (4) jinxsi 619 122 222 487 Swansea Turfgame
136 (5) jinxsi 186 256 733 945 Swansea Turfgame

Updated: 2021-11-20

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