Monday, May 23, 2022

GLEN RIVER PARK

Sun 29    GLEN RIVER PARK, Ballyhooly Road. Cork Summer League
Planner Dermot O'Sullivan; Control collection Michael Heaney.

LINE Course / SCORE Course / Orange Courses available.  

LINE Course: undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course: Time allowed 60 minutes; Penalty of 10 points per minute over; Bonus of 10 points per minute under provided all controls got.

For the Line Event, follow the red line on your map, as best as you can, either clockwise or anti-clockwise. When you locate a control on that line indicate its exact position on your map using either a safety pin or a biro (number of controls and their positions are not known to you beforehand). Penalty of five minutes per control missed. Time allowed 120 minutes.
For the Score Event visit as many controls as you can and in any order in 60 minutes or less.
Easy controls carry low points and difficult controls carry higher points. Penalty for being over the allowed time. Bonus points for under the time allowed provided all controls got.

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)
SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

CARRIGRENAN PARK

Sun 22    CARRIGRENAN PARK, Little Island. Cork Summer League

Take the first right about 100 metres past the Church and Cemetery
Planner SC, Controls collection Marie Lane

LINE Course 6.5 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5.6 km,40 m climb, 23 controls
Orange Course 3.0 km, 30 m climb, 14 controls

For the Line Event, follow the red line on your map, as best as you can, either clockwise or anti-clockwise. When you locate a control on that line indicate its exact position on your map using either a safety pin or a biro (number of controls and their positions are not known to you beforehand). Penalty of five minutes per control missed. Time allowed 120 minutes.

For the Score Event visit as many controls as you can and in any order in 60 minutes or less.
Easy controls carry low points and difficult controls carry higher points. Penalty for being over the allowed time. Bonus points for under the time allowed provided all controls got.

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)
SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.

Sunday, May 8, 2022

FITZGERALD’S PARK / TRAMORE VALLEY PARK

Sat 14     FITZGERALD’S PARK Youth Festival Orienteering event 
(Cork ETB, CCC & BOC)
Four courses with 5 controls each, total of 2.0 km.

Sun 15    TRAMORE VALLEY PARK Cork Summer League 
WORLD ORIENTEERING DAY
LINE Course c. 7 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5.3 km, 150 m climb, 20 controls
Orange Course 3.1 km, 30 m climb, 10 controls

For the Line Event, follow the red line on your map, as best as you can, either clockwise or anti-clockwise. When you locate a control on that line indicate its exact position on your map using either a safety pin or a biro (number of controls and their positions are not known to you beforehand). Penalty of five minutes per control missed. Time allowed 120 minutes.

For the Score Event visit as many controls as you can and in any order in 60 minutes or less.
Easy controls carry low points and difficult controls carry higher points. Penalty for being over the allowed time. Bonus points for under the time allowed provided all controls got.

Monday, May 2, 2022

BALLINCOLLIG REGIONAL PARK (GAA car park)

Sun 8      BALLINCOLLIG REGIONAL PARK (GAA car park)

Cork Summer League (Line, Score & Orange courses) (Planner SC)
LINE Course c. 7 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 6 km, 22 controls
Orange Course 4.0 km, 15 controls

For the Line Event, follow the red line on your map, as best as you can, either clockwise or anti-clockwise. When you locate a control on that line indicate its exact position on your map using either a safety pin or a biro (number of controls and their positions are not known to you beforehand). Penalty of five minutes per control missed. Time allowed 120 minutes.

For the Score Event visit as many controls as you can and in any order in 60 minutes or less.
Easy controls carry low points and difficult controls carry higher points. Penalty for being over the allowed time. Bonus points for under the time allowed provided all controls got.

Monday, April 18, 2022

DEERPARK WOOD

Sun 24    DEERPARK WOOD 
(Park on main Mogeely/Killeagh road) Cork Spring League
(Planner SC)

Brown Course 7.1 km, 215 m, 21 c
Blue Course 5.8 km, 180 m, 17 c
Green Course 4.8 km, 150 m, 16 c
Red Course 4.3 km, 125 m, 13 c
Orange Course 3.8 km, 50 m, 11 c (hand-punching)
Yellow Course 3.3 km, 20 m, 8 c (hand-punching)

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)
SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.

Monday, April 11, 2022

Easter 3 Day Orienteering!

Sat 16     KILCORAN OPEN MOORLAND & WOOD 

(Park on old Mitchelstown/Cahir road near Kilcoran Lodge Hotel) 

Day 1 of Easter 3-Day (Planner Tony Cotter; controls out Ted Lucey)

Brown 6.5 km, 160 m, 11 c
Blue 5.0 km, 160 m, 11c
Green 4.0 km, 160 m, 11 c
Red 3.8 km, 120 m, 10 c
Orange 3.3 km, 120 m, 10 c
Yellow 2.5 km, 80 m, 10 c

Sun 17    (Easter Sunday) DONERAILE WILDLIFE PARK 

Day 2 of Easter 3-Day (Planner Ted Lucey; controls out Ted Lucey)

Brown Course 9.5 km, 200 m, 22 c
Blue Course 8.4 km, 150 m, 19 c
Green Course 6.3 km, 115 m, 16 c
Red Course 4.6 km, 90 m, 14 c
Orange Course 3.3 km, 40 m, 11 c
Yellow Course 2.5 km, 40 m, 8 c

Mon 18 Easter Monday (ROI Holiday) GLENABO WOOD, Fermoy 

(Park on Duntahane main road outside Cluain Ard & Forest Glen housing estates & walk 200 m to registration/start) 

Day 3 of Easter 3-Day (Planner SC; controls out SC)

Brown Course 7.8 km, 325 m, 20 c
Blue Course 6.9 km, 290 m, 20 c
Green Course 5.0 km, 250 m, 17 c
Red Course 4.1 km, 155 m, 13 c
Orange Course 2.5 km, 75 m, 14 c (hand-punching)
Yellow Course 2.3 km, 50 m, 10 c (hand-punching)

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)

SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

GLEN RIVER PARK

Sun 10    GLEN RIVER PARK 

(car park at Keating Fitted Furniture building on Ballyhooly Road) 

Come-and-try-it event (Planner SC)

Three courses available: Line Course (hardest), Score Course and Orange Course (easiest):
Line Course: an undisclosed number of controls
Score Course: 19 controls
Orange Course: 2.75 km, 21 c

For the Line Event, follow the red line on your map, as best as you can, either clockwise or anti-clockwise. When you locate a control on that line indicate its exact position on your map using either a safety pin or a biro (number of controls and their positions are not known to you beforehand). Penalty of five minutes per control missed.
 
For the Score Event visit as many controls as you can and in any order in 60 minutes or less.
Easy controls carry low points and difficult controls carry higher points. Penalty for being over the allowed time. Bonus points for under the time allowed provided all controls got.

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)

SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.

Sunday, March 27, 2022

MOUNTLEADER WOOD & CLARAGH MOUNTAIN

Sun 3 Apr  MOUNTLEADER WOOD & CLARAGH MOUNTAIN 

(park on main road outside Alps Engineering in Millstreet Town) 

Cork Spring League (Planner Tony Cotter)

Park on main road near junction to Alps Engineering in Millstreet Town
Follow tapes for 500m along main road to registration/start (no parking spaces available here)

All courses will use SI

Brown   6.1 km, 300 m, 14 c
Blue      5.3 km, 250 m, 13 c
Green   4.4 km, 200 m, 12 c
Red      3.3 km, 170 m, 12 c
Orange 2.7 km, 130 m, 10 c
Yellow   1.9 km, 110 m, 8 c

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)

SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.

Sunday, March 20, 2022

LONG STRAND sand-hills & CASTLEFREKE WOODS

Sun 27 Mar LONG STRAND sand-hills & CASTLEFREKE WOODS, Rathbarry, Clonakilty

(Coillte car park within the forest) Cork Spring League 
(Planner Steve Perkins)

Brown Course 10.8 km, 25 c
Blue Course 7.9 km, 21 c
Green Course 5.0 km, 20 c
Red Course 3.8 km, 12 c
Orange Course 4.2 km, 19 c
Yellow Course 3.9 km, 16 c

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)

SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.

Sunday, March 13, 2022

ROSTELLAN WOOD

Sun 20 Mar ROSTELLAN  WOOD, on Midleton/Whitegate road 
(Coillte car park) 

Cork Spring League

Brown Course 7.6 km, 75 m, 17 c
Blue Course 6.1 km, 65 m, 15 c
Green Course 5.0 km, 50 m, 15 c
Red Course 3.4 km, 45 m, 10 c
Orange Course 2.8 km, 30 m, 12 c (hand-punching)
Yellow Course 1.9 km, 20 m, 7 c (hand-punching)

BOC  ORIENTEERING EVENTS (you must pre-book)
SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card €1 per card per day (€40 if card is lost or damaged).
Start times 10.30 am to 1 pm,
Courses CLOSE at 2 pm SHARP.
Pre-entries for SI Timing before 6 pm the previous day to orienteering.ie 
(After 6 pm you can send your entries to bishopstownoc@gmail.com)
Credits given for some no-shows (contact bishopstownoc@gmail.com).
A limited number of entries accepted on the day but mainly for the Yellow and Orange courses only.