Castlecomer Discovery Park

Registration is not yet open.

------------------------------------------------------------

Date Sunday, 09/01/2022
Venue Castlecomer Discovery Park
Address Castlecomer, Co.Kilkenny
Event Format Leinster League
Club Website South East Viking Orienteering
Start Times 10:30 - 13:00
Signposted From Park Entrance
Contact southeastvikingorienteering@gmail.com
Grid reference S 537 731
Latitude 52.8062739135203
Longitude -7.20359289582237
Pricing

Adults: €8 / person
Children: €4 / child
Student: €5 / student
Unwaged: €5 / person
OAP: €5 / person
Family Discount: €20 (Maximum of 2 Adults and no more than 5 family members / family)

Summary Mix of parkland and Coillte forest
Notes
  1. Courses

Regular colour coded event.

Brown 8.0km, 150m climb, 27 controls

Blue 6.9km, 130m climb, 22 controls

Green 5.5km, 120m climb, 17 controls

Short green 4.0km, 15 controls

Brown to short green courses visit the quarry area of the map.

Light green 4.0km, 80m climb, 17 controls

Red 4.6km, 17 controls (suitable for trial runners and scouts)

Orange 2.7 km, 15  controls (suitable for cubs)

Yellow 1.9km, 10 controls

Planner: Eoghan Whelan; Controller: Andrew Cox.

Map scale 1:7,500 except orange  and yellow which will be 1:5,000

Printed on waterproof paper by BML.

All controls will be SIAC enabled. Please remember to start your SIAC card using the check before you set off. Punch start and finish.

Normal punching available too.

Race arena

Registration at tent adjacent to finish.

Tent and registration  on  the way to the start from the car park.

Toilets at the Discovery park centre.

Breakfast available at the Jarrow cafe from 10 to 11.30

Start 50 metres from registration tent.

If registered please go direct to start.

There will be  a Donations basket on the day in aid of Irish  Kidney Association. Any additional monies left over after expenditure from entry fees will be donated by  the club to the charity also.

This event will be held in memory of Nigel Pim who died in January 2021. 

Difficulty rating 1/10 Buggy-friendly, paths only
PreEntry

Enter online on orienteering.ie

Entries open on 21/12/2021 @ 20:25 PM
Entries End 08/01/2022 @ 11:00 AM

Results from previous events held near here

12/05/2013 Castlecomer Park
26/04/2014 Castlecomer Park
26/10/2014 Castlecomer Park
27/10/2014 Waterford Viking 1100
23/04/2015 Castlecomer Park
13/05/2015 Castlecomer Park
22/11/2015 Castlecomer Park
29/01/2017 Castlecomer Park
27/04/2017 Castlecomer Park
14/01/2018 Castlecomer Discovery Park
13/01/2019 Castlecomer Discovery Park
12/01/2020 Castlecomer Discovery Park
[sibwp_form id=1]