Tuesday, August 16, 2022

CARRIGRENAN PARK

Sun 21    CARRIGRENAN PARK, Little Island.

Cork Mid-Summer League
First right after RC Church and Cemetery.
Planner William Curry & Michael Duggan
LINE Course c. 5 km, undisclosed number of controls
NORWEGIAN (Map-Memory) Course c. 5 km, 35 m, 10 controls
SCORE Course c. 4 km, 0 m climb, 0 controls
ORANGE Course 2.5 km, 0 m climb, 0 controls

SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card eur 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.

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Cork Summer League (Line, Norwegian, Score & Orange courses) 

LINE Course: c 5 km; undisclosed number of controls; Time allowed 120 minutes
NORWEGIAN (Map-Memory) Course: c 6 km; Time allowed 90 minutes
SCORE Course: c 5 km; Time allowed 60 minutes; Penalty of 10 points per minute over; Bonus of 10 points per minute under provided all controls got.
Orange Course: c 2 to 3 km

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).  Time allowed 120 minutes.

For the Norwegian Course  at every control site you are given the location of the next one and you have to memorise how to get there.

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.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

GLEN RIVER PARK

Sun 14    GLEN RIVER PARK, Ballyhooly Road, Cork City

Cork Mid-Summer League.
Park in car parks near Keating Fitted Furniture building
Planner SC

LINE Course c. 5 km, undisclosed number of controls
NORWEGIAN (Map-Memory) Course c. 5 km, 65 m, 11 controls
SCORE Course c. 4.5 km, 60 m climb, 25 controls
ORANGE Course 3 km, 40 m climb, 17 controls

SI event fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3.
Hire of SI Card eur 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.

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Cork Summer League (Line, Norwegian, Score & Orange courses) 

LINE Course: c 5 km; undisclosed number of controls; Time allowed 120 minutes
NORWEGIAN (Map-Memory) Course: c 6 km; Time allowed 90 minutes
SCORE Course: c 5 km; Time allowed 60 minutes; Penalty of 10 points per minute over; Bonus of 10 points per minute under provided all controls got.
Orange Course: c 2 to 3 km

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).  Time allowed 120 minutes.

For the Norwegian Course  at every control site you are given the location of the next one and you have to memorise how to get there.

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, August 1, 2022

MURPHY’S FARM & UCC FARM

Sun 7      MURPHY’S FARM & UCC FARM

Park in Bishopstown Tennis Club car parks in Uam Var Estate.
Cork Mid-Summer League
Planner William Curry

LINE Course c. 4.5 km, undisclosed number of controls
NORWEGIAN  Course  6 km, 0 m climb, 14 controls
ORANGE Course 2.1 km, 0 m climb, 10 controls

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

Monday, July 25, 2022

THE MARINA PARK

Sun 31    THE MARINA PARK. Cork Mid-Summer League

Park in Pairc Ui Chaoimh car park, near River Lee

LINE Course c. 6 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5.5  km, 0 m climb, 22 controls
Orange Course 3.3 km, 0 m climb, 15 controls

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

Sunday, July 17, 2022

LEE FIELDS SOUTH

Sun 24    LEE FIELDS SOUTH, Crow's Nest / Victoria Cross. 

Cork Mid-Summer League

Park in Cork County Hall car parks on the Carrigrohane Straight Road and walk across the road to the traffic lights at Victoria Cross (small car park East of the large car park)

LINE Course c. 6.5 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5.3 km, 0 m climb, 18 controls
Orange Course 4.2 km, 0 m climb, 14 controls

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.

Sunday, July 10, 2022

MIDLETON LODGE PARK & adjacent fields

Sun 17    MIDLETON LODGE PARK & adjacent fields 
(opposite St. Colman’s CC). Cork Mid-Summer League.
Park in Midleton Lodge Park on the old Midleton / Castlemartyr Road

LINE Course c. 6 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5 km, 0 m climb, 20 controls
Orange Course 2 km, 0 m climb, 12 controls 

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.

Saturday, July 9, 2022

MALLOW TOWN PARK & CASTLE GROUNDS

Sun 10    MALLOW TOWN PARK & CASTLE GROUNDS 
Cork Mid-Summer League (Planner Ted Lucey)
Park in the new car park in Castle Lane or on St. Joseph's Spa Road
LINE Course c. 6 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5 km, 0 m climb, 22 controls
Orange Course 2.8 km, 0 m climb, 10 controls 

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.

Sunday, June 26, 2022

BALLINCOLLIG REGIONAL PARK,

JULY 2022

Sun 3      BALLINCOLLIG REGIONAL PARK
Allotments car park Cork Mid-Summer League; 
Line, Score & Orange courses 
(Planners Michael Duggan & William Curry)

LINE Course c. 6 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5 km, 0 m climb, 24 controls
Orange Course 3.5 km, 0 m climb, 12 controls

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.

Monday, June 20, 2022

TRAMORE VALLEY PARK

Sun 26 TRAMORE VALLEY PARK Cork Summer League

LINE Course c. 6 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 4.5 km, 50 m climb, 20 controls
Orange Course 3 km, 30 m climb, 12 controls

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.

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

MURPHY’S FARM & UCC FARM

Sun 19    MURPHY’S FARM & UCC FARM, Bishopstown Tennis Club car parks. Cork Summer League

The Line and Score Courses involve crossing a stream twice and you will be travelling through fields of yellow buttercup flowers

LINE Course c. 5.3 km, undisclosed number of controls
SCORE Course c. 5.1 km, 0 m climb, 22 controls
Orange Course 2.7 km, 0 m climb, 8 controls

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.