Castlecomer Discovery Park
|Venue||Castlecomer Discovery Park|
|Event Format||Leinster League|
South East Viking Orienteering
|Start Times||10:30 - 13:00|
|Signposted From||Park Entrance|
|Grid reference||S 537 731|
Adults: €8 / person
|Summary||Mix of parkland and Coillte forest|
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.
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|
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
|27/10/2014||Waterford Viking 1100|
|14/01/2018||Castlecomer Discovery Park|
|13/01/2019||Castlecomer Discovery Park|
|12/01/2020||Castlecomer Discovery Park|