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Author Topic: Kilbogget Park - Urban Sprint event, Saturday 9th March
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Post Kilbogget Park - Urban Sprint event, Saturday 9th March
on: February 16, 2019, 10:21

Just advance notice of an Urban sprint event to be hosted by GEN on Saturday 9th March in and about Kilbogget Park, South County Dublin.  Along with Ajax\'s Leinster League event at Bull Island on Sunday 10th, this will provide a weekend of orienteering in the capital. Kilbogget Park is a new area recently mapped by Jonathan Quinn.  Parking and registration will be at Cabinteely Community School  Details will follow.

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Post Re: Kilbogget Park - Urban Sprint event, Saturday 9th March
on: March 5, 2019, 13:24

Here are some futher details about GEN\'s Urban Sprint event in Kilbogget Park next Saturday, 9th March.

Parking and registration will be in the grounds of Cabinteely Community School.  Start and finish areas will be close by in the Park. There will be a cake sale in aid of the Irish Junior Squad in the parking area and we will provide you with a cup of tea or coffee when you finish the race.  Bring your own cup where possible.

will be printed on water-resistant paper at a scale of 1:5000 to ISSOM specification.  Contour detail not marked

Sportident (SI) timing will be used:  SI cards will be available for hire at registration for €2.  Please remember to download your SI card at the finish, whether or not you complete your course.

Start times: 14:00 to 16:00; Courses close 17:00

Short - 2.3 k, all inside the park
Medium - 3.2 k
Long - 5.2 k, with a mandatory road crossing point

There is no significant climb on any of the courses.
Competitors are requested not to cross pitches where matches are in progress.

Planned by
 Eoin Browne, GEN
Controlled by Mick Farrell, CNOC

Entry fees:  Adult €8; Junior/student/concession €5

All are welcome.  If you are new to the sport please let us know at registration and we will give you some guidance.  
If you are planning on bringing a large group please let the organisers know by email to

GEN would like to thank Cabinteely Community School for parking and Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council for use of the park. 
Any queries please email

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