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Fingal Scatter Series #2 Ardgillan Castle Demesne

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The Fingal scatter series #2

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The second event will take place at Ardgillan Demesne (Castle) on Sunday, September 11th, https://ardgillancastle.ie/

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The third and final event in the league will be at Malahide Park on September 18th.

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These are come-and-try-it events and so are suitable for beginners and families, with mass starts at each event at 12PM.

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Three courses will be available;

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Long (collect 18 out of 20 controls)

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Medium (collect 13 controls)

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Short (collect 8 controls).

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Points will be awarded to competitors at each event and prizes will be awarded to overall winners at the final event in Malahide Park.

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Entries are open online via the orienteering.ie website https://www.orienteering.ie/fixtures/ardgillan-demesne/ and will close on 9/9/2022 @23.59PM.

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For those using public transport, the 33 bus, which goes to Lower Abbey St towards Balbriggan, alight at the ‘Ladyies Stairs’ between Skerries and Balbriggan, use the stairs to cross over the road and railway and climb the hill all the way to the top of the park.

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If driving, follow the permanent road signage for Argillan Castle from Balrothery.

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Parking will be in the overflow carpark, on the grass to the left at the first roundabout once you enter the park.

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Toilets are available near to the parking/start, in the normal paved car park area.

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For those coming to the event with children, Ardgillan Castle has a tour which can be booked and a playground along with a café.

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Please also note that for each of the scatter events, Sportident will be used.

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SIAC will be enabled (again!).

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