Sport Ireland Campus

Date Saturday, 15/01/2022
Venue Sport Ireland Campus
Address Blanchardstown, Co.Dublin
Event Format Night Orienteering
Club Website FIN
Start Times 18:00 - 19:00
Signposted From R843 Snugborough Road
Grid reference O 085 397
Latitude/Longitude 53.396300459138, -6.36865298587394
Google Maps Click here

Adults: €8 / personStudent: €5 / studentUnwaged: €5 / personOAP: €5 / person


No entries permitted on the night. Entry via this online entry system only. 

There will be two courses on offer -  Short ( approx 4k) , Long (Approx 8k)

Climb is negligible on all courses

SI will be used for timing and rental SI cards will be available on the day


Please note that this is NOT a sprint event, the long and short courses make use of the National Cross Country running track areas and forest so dress as for normal orienteering.


This is night orienteering so a torch is REQUIRED


Map : 1:5000 A3 redrawn by Eileen Young December 2021 from the 2020 map updated by Val Jones and Eileen Young, from the original by Laurence Quinn and used by kind permission of Orienteering Ireland. The event takes place entirely in the Sport Ireland Campus and does NOT cross into the Tolka Valley Fingal map.

Directions to the Event

The event is located at the Sport Ireland Campus, Blanchardstown, Dublin, which is close to the M50 and N3/M3

This can be found HERE,-6.3670749,16z/data=!3m1!4b1



The Start and Finish are located at Abbotstown House in the centre of the Sport Ireland Campus, and *** NOT  *** the National Aquatic centre , which is at the main entrance.  This is not simple to get to, so here are detailed directions from the main gate   O-Signage will be available from the main Sport Ireland Campus gate.

Difficulty rating 3/10 Paths/parkland with some off-path (forest/deep grass)

Enter online on

Entries open on 08/01/2022 @ 16:00 PM
Entries End 14/01/2022 @ 23:00 PM

Results from previous events held near here

25/01/2014 Tolka Valley Park
07/07/2015 Tyrrellstown
28/08/2016 Tyrrellstown
28/01/2017 Tolka Valley Park
15/09/2019 Corduff Park
03/11/2019 Tyrrellstown
23/02/2020 Sport Ireland Campus
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Orienteering in Ireland
Orienteering Ireland, Irish Sport HQ, Blanchardstown
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