Irish Orienteering Association

Irish Orienteering Association – General Information


Irish Orienteering Association, 58 Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9, Ireland.


General Enquiries

Executive Officers

These are the Executive Officers as elected at 2020 AGM.
Most decisions are taken by email exchanges among the committee members, but we also meet via a 247meeting conference call about six times a year.

  • Executive Chairperson:  Mary O’Connell email: chairperson (at)
  • Vice Chairperson:  John McCullough email: vicechairperson (at)
  • Honorary Secretary: Fergal Buckley, Tel. 086-3306932, email: secretary (at)
  • Honorary Treasurer: Sarah ni Ruairc, email: treasurer (at)
  • Director of Education: Eoin Browne, email: coaching (at)
  • Communications Officer: Debbie Whelan email: comms (at)
  • Controller of Technical Standards: Paul O’Sullivan-Hourihan email: technical (at)
  • Development Officer: Andrew Cox, email: development (at)
  • Director of High Performance: Darren Burke, email: elite (at)
  • Director of Junior Representative Orienteering: Colleen Robinson, email: juniorrep (at)
  • Mapping Registrar: Stuart Scott, email: mapping (at)
  • National Children’s Officer: Ciaran Donaghy, childrensofficer (at)

Non-Executive Officers

  • Child Protection: Barbara Foley-Fisher, email: childprotection (at)
  • Data Protection Liaison: Colm Hill, dataliaison (at)
  • Fixtures Officer: Fergal Buckley, email: fixtures (at)
  • Anti-Doping Officer: Rob McEvoy, email: antidoping (at)

Irish Orienteering Association – General Information