St Anne's Park

Date Saturday, 07/01/2023
Venue St Anne's Park
Address Raheny, Co.Dublin
Event Format Night Orienteering
Club Website Ajax Orienteering Club
Start Times 18:00 - 19:00
Signposted From R807 Clontarf Road / Mount Prospect Avenue Junction
Contact Paul Smyth (orienteerpaul@me.com)
Grid reference O 213 369
Latitude 53.3683685847348
Longitude -6.17737497725513
Pricing

Adults: €8 / person
Children: €5 / 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)

Notes

Despite what it says in the details for the 3ROC Phoenix Park event, the first “Dublin by Night” event this year, is in fact the Ajax night-O in St. Anne’s Park, Raheny, taking place next Saturday, Jan. 7th.

 

The area is mixed park/woodland which is mostly runnable.

 

Parking: The St. Anne’s Tennis Club car park. The car park is opposite the junction of All Saints Road and Wade’s Avenue. The car park is in two sections and registration will be the SW corner of the lower car park (furthest from the entrance). Note that the entrance and exit to the car park are one-way.

 

Google Maps:

https://www.google.com/maps/place/St.+Anne's+Car+Park/@53.3716434,-6.1820254,16.93z/data=!4m12!1m6!3m5!1s0x48670f907dbdc7bf:0x810f2ec2065755fb!2sSt+Anne's+Park!8m2!3d53.3718307!4d-6.1793446!3m4!1s0x0:0x14203ca030b4b49c!8m2!3d53.37531!4d-6.180031

 

Apple Maps:

https://maps.apple.com/?ll=53.375017,-6.179254&q=Clontarf East A — Dublin 5&spn=0.002087,0.005847&t=h

 

Toilets: There are no public toilets.

 

The start and finish are adjacent to registration which will be a car in the SW corner of the lower part of the car park.

 

Courses: There will be a long course (c. 5 km), and a short course (c. 2.5 km). Climb is negligible on both courses.

Starts from 18:00 – 19:00. Courses close at 20:00.

 

SI Air, i.e. contactless punching, will not be enabled.

 

We hope to have the maps printed on waterproof paper but if not maps will be printed on ordinary paper and bagged.

 

Control descriptions will be on the map and will be available loose at registration

 

Juniors must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of their run.

 

We are not providing refreshments.

 

Anti-social behaviour: We have been informed by DCC that the park is occasionally the site of anti-social behaviour and have been requested to inform all our competitors of this. If you should be unfortunate enough to encounter such behaviour during the event, please do not approach any individuals involved, and instead contact the Gardaí and the organisers.

Online entries are open from 09:00 on Monday, Jan. 2nd. and will close at 23:59 on Friday, Jan. 6th.

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

Enter online on orienteering.ie

Entries open on 02/01/2023 @ 09:00 AM
Entries End 06/01/2023 @ 23:59 PM

Results from previous events held near here

24/02/2007 Bull Island
25/02/2007 Bull Island
12/03/2008 St. Anne's Park
09/04/2008 St. Anne's Park
04/02/2009 St. Anne's Park
17/11/2010 St. Anne's Park
24/03/2013 Bull Island
05/11/2014 St. Anne's Park
26/11/2014 St. Anne's Park
05/07/2016 St. Anne's Park
16/11/2016 St. Anne's Park
30/11/2016 St Anne's Park
27/08/2017 St Anne\'s Park
02/09/2018 St Anne\'s Park
16/02/2019 St Annes Park
09/10/2019 St Anne's Park
16/10/2019 St Anne\'s Park
23/10/2019 St Anne's Park
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