Tuesday, August 15, 2017

LYRADANE WOOD

Sunday 20th August 2017

LYRADANE WOOD, Grenagh

(Not Anne's Grove due to Health & Safety issues by OPW)
National Grid Reference W 553 864
Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 8) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm


(km / climb / controls)
BLUE COURSE                                   
5.6                  125                 16
GREEN COURSE                               

4.8                  100                 13    
RED COURSE                                     

4.4                  075                 11   
ORANGE COURSE                             

4.7                  075                 08 

Monday, August 7, 2017

WHIDDY ISLAND

Sunday 13th August 2017 

WHIDDY ISLAND, Bantry Bay (high tide will be at 9.18 am that day). National Grid Reference V 972498
Car pooling at 9.30 am & 10.30 am from Melbourn Business Park, near Texaco Garage on the Model Farm Road
Ferry (Ocean Star 3, owned by Tim O'Leary) from the Old Railway Pier in Bantry Town from 11 am onwards. Ferry takes 12 minutes to cross and can accommodate 36 people.
Registration/starts in tent at back of the Bank House Pub & Restaurant on the quay.
Pub food available all day
Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 7) & Family Day
Start Times from 11.30 am to 3 pm
Courses Close at 4 pm

(km / climb / controls)
BLUE COURSE                                  

11.5                 110                 32
GREEN COURSE                               
8.9                  090                 29    
RED COURSE                                     
7.5                  060                 23   
ORANGE COURSE                             
5.4                  040                 12  

Monday, July 31, 2017

BALLINSPITTLE WOOD

Sunday 6th August 2017

BALLINSPITTLE WOOD, Ballinspittle Village
National Grid Reference W 578 445
Park outside Ballinspittle NS or in Courcey's GAA car parks

Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 6) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

(km / climb / controls)     
BLUE COURSE                                   

7.3                  190                 19
GREEN COURSE                               

5.7                  160                 16    
RED COURSE                                     

4.8                  125                 13   
ORANGE COURSE                             

4.1                  100                 13  

Sunday, July 23, 2017

STRAWHALL WOOD

Sunday 30th July 2017 

New area!
 
STRAWHALL WOOD, just south of Fermoy Town, on Strawhall / Castlelyons road
National Grid Reference W 825 969 
Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 5) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

(km / climb / controls)
BLUE COURSE                                   
7.7                  235                 28 (Second map)
GREEN COURSE                               

5.2                  150                 22
RED COURSE                                     

3.9                  100                 19
ORANGE COURSE                             

3.9                  090                 15

Sunday, July 16, 2017

CORRINHILL WOOD

Sunday 23rd July 2017

CORRINHILL WOOD, near Fermoy Golf Course
National Grid Reference W 802 954  
Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 4) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

(km / climb / controls)
BLUE COURSE                                   
5.0                  210                 14
GREEN COURSE                               
4.6                  175                 10    
RED COURSE                                     
3.5                  155                 08   
ORANGE COURSE                             
2.3                  075                 07

Monday, July 10, 2017

DROMKEEN WOOD

Sunday 16th July 2017

DROMKEEN WOOD, Innishannon Bridge
Park in Valley Rovers GAA car park or outside adjacent Community Hall in Innishannon Village & walk across the bridge to Registration / Starts.
National Grid Reference W 540 569
Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 3) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BLUE COURSE                                   
4.8km               250m             27 controls (Second map)
GREEN COURSE                               

3.4                  175                 19    
RED COURSE                                     

3.0                  100                 18   
ORANGE COURSE                             

3.1                  065                   14  

Monday, July 3, 2017

COOLROE WOOD

Sunday 9th July 2017

COOLROE WOOD, west of Glenabo Wood, Fermoy
New Area National Grid Reference W 769 964
(south of the River Blackwater and just off the Fermoy / Ballyhooly road on the way to Knockannig Reservoir) ... just west of Glenabo Wood - Limited parking near starts area
Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 2) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BLUE COURSE                                   
5.0km              150climb       22controls
GREEN COURSE                               
4.2                  140                 21    
RED COURSE                                     
3.4                  100                 16   
ORANGE COURSE                             
2.4                  050                 15  

Thursday, June 29, 2017

GOUGANE BARRA FOREST PARK

Sunday 2nd July 2017

GOUGANE BARRA FOREST PARK

National Grid Reference W 082 650
Parking & Starts just outside the pay barrier 

Cork Mid-Summer League (Round 1) & Family Day 
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                               
8.0 km           200 m             17 c       
BLUE COURSE                                   
6.0                  165                 17n
GREEN COURSE                                
6.7                  180                 15    
RED COURSE                                     
5.5                  100                 15   
ORANGE COURSE                             
3.2                  030                 16 
YELLOW COURSE                              
1.8                  020                 09

Monday, June 19, 2017

LYRADANE WOOD

Sunday 25th June 2017

LYRADANE WOOD, Grenagh
[off the Stag (on Cork City / Rathduff road) / Bweeng road]
Updated map
National Grid Reference W 553 864  
Cork Summer League (Round 10) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm


BROWN COURSE                              
7.9 km           150 m             18 c       
BLUE COURSE                                   

6.3                  125                 18
GREEN COURSE                               

6.0                  100                 16    
RED COURSE                                     

4.9                  050                 12   
ORANGE COURSE                             

2.7                  050                 12  
YELLOW COURSE                             

2.9                  050                 08 

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

DUKE'S WOOD

Sunday 18th June 2017

DUKE'S WOOD (East), on Bandon / Crookstown road
National Grid Reference W 473 595
Cork Summer League (Round 9) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                              
7.0 km           165 m             26 c       
BLUE COURSE                                   

6.0                  150                 24
GREEN COURSE                               

5.0                  130                 21    
RED COURSE                                     

3.4                  060                 11   
ORANGE COURSE                             

3.5                  050                 12  
YELLOW COURSE                              

2.8                  040                   10 

Monday, June 5, 2017

MARLOGUE WOOD

Sunday 11th June 2017

MARLOGUE WOOD, Great Island
National Grid Reference W 848 674
Cork Summer League (Round 8) & Family Day
& Cork Harbour Festival event
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                              
7.2 km           240 m             24 c       
BLUE COURSE                                   
6.0                  165                 17
GREEN COURSE                               
5.3                  140                 19    
RED COURSE                                     
4.0                  105                 13   
ORANGE COURSE                             
3.5                  075                 14  
YELLOW COURSE                              
3.0                  060                 11

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

ROSTELLAN WOOD

Sunday 4th June 2017

ROSTELLAN WOOD, off Midleton / Whitegate road
National Grid Reference W 874 664
Cork Summer League (Round 6) & Family Day
& Cork Harbour Festival event
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE 
11.8 km           125 m             25 c 
BLUE COURSE
8.1                  100                 20
GREEN COURSE
6.2                  080                 15    
RED COURSE
5.3                  070                 15   
ORANGE COURSE
4.0                  040                 12  
YELLOW COURSE
2.7                  030                 08 

 

Thursday, May 25, 2017

GLENSHESKIN WOOD

Sunday  28th  May 2017

GLENSHESKIN WOOD, Kilworth Village (on Kilworth / Ballporeen road)
National Grid Reference R 840 040
Cork Summer League (Round 5) & Family Day
Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                               
8.2 km           250 m             18 c       
BLUE COURSE                                   
7.7                  230                 15
GREEN COURSE                                
6.1                  200                 12    
RED COURSE                                     
5.4                  150                 09   
ORANGE COURSE                             
4.0                  075                 09  
YELLOW COURSE                              
2.3                  070                 06

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

CAPPAGH WOODS (New area)

Sunday 21st May 2017

National Grid Reference W 769 964.
Park at Knockananig Reservoir car park (2.2 m overhead barrier clearance) and walk 1.7 km to the Start area (absolutely no parking available on very narrow roads. Milk lorries use the roads every day of the week collecting milk from local farmers). West of Glenabo Wood on the north side of the Nagle Mountains (approach the area from Duntahene Road in Fermoy or from Rathcorman Mountain).

A few parking spaces available for full cars only about 500 m from the Starts area (details available at Registration in Knockananig car park)

Cork Summer League (Round 4) & Family Day

Start Times from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Courses Close at 2 pm

BROWN COURSE                               
6.3 km           250 m             29 c       
BLUE COURSE                                   
5.4                  230                 25
GREEN COURSE                               
4.2                  175                 23     
RED COURSE                                     
3.8                  150                 18   
ORANGE COURSE                             
2.7                  050                 13  
YELLOW COURSE                              
2.3                  040                 08