Events up to Wednesday 2nd November 2016

These are the events up to Wednesday 2nd November.

The Connacht Champs are pre-entry and entries have now closed for the event.

Glenabo Wood and St Catherines park are very suitable for beginners, ask at registration and someone will help you.

The very popular Hallowe’en Fright-O! at Rinn na gCros is an annually spooky night orienteering event, suitable for all – make sure to bring a torch or head torch.

For info on orienteering try here : video resources and have a look at the “10 Elements of Orienteering” videos.

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Sun 30 Oct:  Aghrane Forest Galway Connacht Orienteering Championships/(Pre-entry)
Sun 30 Oct:  Glenabo Wood Cork Cork Autumn League / Family Day/No. 9
Mon 31 Oct:  St Catherine’s Park Dublin Non-league / ‘Come-and-try-it’ Event/
Wed 2 Nov:  Rinn na gCros Kerry Hallowe’en Fright-O!/




Sun 30 Oct, Aghrane Forest
Venue: Aghrane Forest, Ballygar, Galway
Club: WEGO
Event: Connacht Orienteering Championships/(Pre-entry)
Start Times: 11:00-12:30
Grid Ref.: M 782 549
Follow Signs From: Ballygar
Contact 087 6745595 /
Sun 30 Oct, Glenabo Wood
Venue: Glenabo Wood, Fermoy, Cork
Club: BOC
Event: Cork Autumn League / Family Day/No. 9
Start Times: 10:30-13:00
Grid Ref.: W 796 974
Follow Signs From: Duntaheen Road; Fermoy
Contact 021 4546194 /
Mon 31 Oct, St Catherine’s Park
Venue: St Catherine’s Park, Lucan, Dublin
Club: 3ROC
Event: Non-league / ‘Come-and-try-it’ Event/
Start Times: 11:00-13:00
Follow Signs From: Lucan
Contact 087 9360308 /
Wed 2 Nov, Rinn na gCros
Venue: Rinn na gCros, Kenmare, Kerry
Club: KerryO
Event: Hallowe’en Fright-O!/
Start Times: 19:00-19:45
Grid Ref.: V 916 710
Follow Signs From: Park on Shelbourne St and access Kenmare Golf Club car park via the Park Hotel (200m)
Contact 087 7628312 /


Orienteering in Ireland
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