Irish at Jukola

This weekend the Venla and Jukola relays are being held near Helsinki in Finland. A number of the Irish senior and junior teams are taking part:

Colm Moran – OK Tisaren team 3 (team number 1393) – 5th leg
Conor Short – OK Tisaren team 3 (team number 1393) – 7th leg
Nick Simonin – IFK Lidingö SOK 1 (team number 42) – 1st leg
Niamh O’Boyle – GMOK (Venla team numbers 15 and 22) – reserve (running for Wing OK 3 team 1017, 3rd leg)

John McCullough is also running with London orienteering club (team 1020, 5th leg) with Ronan Cleary on the last leg for that team. In total an impressive 1658 teams will compete in Jukola and 1248 in Venla. Read all about the event and follow the results and GPS at the Jukola homepage:

Orienteering in Ireland
Orienteering Ireland, Irish Sport HQ, Blanchardstown
D15 DY62, Ireland