Date Saturday, 10/02/2024
Venue Rivervalley
Address Swords, Co.Dublin
Event Format Night Orienteering
Club Website FIN
Start Times 18:30 - 19:30
Signposted From Swords main st
Grid reference O 167 462
Latitude/Longitude 53.453408, -6.2435113
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Adults: €7 / personStudent: €5 / studentUnwaged: €5 / personOAP: €5 / personFamily Discount: €15 (Maximum of 2 Adults and no more than 5 family members / family)


Dublin-by-night Orienteering - Saturday, 10th February, in Ward River Valley Park, Swords.

Online Registration.

Starts between 18:30 & 19:30 

Two courses: Long 6.5km approx., Short 3.5km approx. 


Maps will be pre-printed on waterproof paper and control descriptions will be available separately. SI air enabled

Courses will be a mix of urban residential, and hilly parkland. The River Valley Parkland has grassy open spaces, some steps, is muddy in parts, with marsh and flooding in western end. Lots of wooded area and small paths. 


We will be using the Fingal CoCo Ward Rivervalley car park for parking & registration. Entrance found off the Hilltown Road on the bend across the road from River Valley Community centre FQ34+9M

Please note, Google maps does not currently show this car park.  Usual O kite will be at the .entrance.

Under 16s can enter and MUST be accompanied by an adult. 


Closest public transport: 41C,  41B serving Swords with a 2 minute walk to registration.  

Check local Dublin bus schedules for details.

Difficulty rating 2/10 Paths/parkland

Enter online on

Entries open on 04/02/2024 @ 11:00 AM
Entries End 09/02/2024 @ 23:00 PM

Results from previous events held near here

05/09/2010 Ward River Valley
08/07/2014 Applewood
14/09/2014 Swords Town
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