Tuesday, February 20, 2024

DONNYBROOK WOODS & ESTATES

Sun 25 DONNYBROOK WOODS & ESTATES

Cork Winter League

Brown  11.0 km,  100 m climb, 24 controls 
Blue      8.6 km, 95 m climb, 21 c
Green   7.0 km, 90 m climb, 18 c 
Red      5.0 km, 75 m climb, 13 c
Orange  3.0 km,  50 m climb, 8 c

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to  bishopstownoc@gmail.com before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

WEST CORK SECRET, Kilbrittain

Sun 18    WEST CORK SECRET, Kilbrittain

Cork Winter League, New area

Brown  9.6 km,  100 m climb, 42 controls (2 maps)
Blue      6.0 km, 80 m climb, 24 c
Green   4.7 km, 70 m climb, 20 c 
Red      3.0 km, 60 m climb, 17 c
Orange  2.3 km,  50 m climb, 15 c

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to  bishopstownoc@gmail.com before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Monday, February 5, 2024

TRAMORE VALLEY PARK

Sun 11    TRAMORE VALLEY PARK, LANE'S WOOD & VERNON MOUNT

Cork Winter League

Brown   9.5 km,  120 m climb, 17 controls 
Blue      7.6 km, 100 m climb, 13 c
Green   5.5 km, 75 m climb, 12 c 
Red      4.4 km, 50 m climb, 11 c
Orange  3.4 km,  25 m climb, 12 c

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to  bishopstownoc@gmail.com before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Monday, January 29, 2024

KINSALE HOTEL & SPA WOOD

Sun 4      KINSALE HOTEL & SPA WOOD

Cork Winter League. New area.

Afterwards, why not treat yourself to Sunday Lunch in the hotel restaurant (Rockpool Restaurant)?
Bookings to Peter Zemek (pzemek_AT_hotelkinsale_DOT_ie), stating that you are part of the orienteering group to share the BOC table or to book your own table.

Brown  10.8 km,  150 m climb, 35 controls (2 maps)
Blue      7.0 km, 100 m climb, 28 c
Green   5.6 km, 80 m climb, 20 c 
Red       3.8 km, 60 m climb, 17 c
Orange  3.0 km,  45 m climb, 16 c

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to above address before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Monday, January 22, 2024

NEWCASTLEWEST DEMESNE

Sun 28    NEWCASTLEWEST DEMESNE (R274337) 

North Munster Series & Cork Winter League. New area

Details from and late entries to Ted Lucey (tedlucey_at_gmail_dot_com)

Brown  8.6 km,  50 m climb, 30 controls 
Blue      7.6 km, 45 m climb, 27 c
Green   5.9 km, 35 m climb, 26 c 
Red      4.5 km, 25 m climb, 18 c
Orange  3.4 km,  20 m climb, 13 c
Yellow A  2.1 km,  10 m climb, 11 c
Yellow C  2.1 km,  10 m climb, 11 c

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to above address before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Sunday, January 14, 2024

CASTLEFREKE WOOD, Rathbarry

Sun 21    CASTLEFREKE WOOD, Rathbarry 

(Coillte car park, W324359) Cork Winter League

Details from and late entries to Steve Perkins (steveperkins1959_at_gmail_dot_com)

Brown  c. 8 km
Blue     c. 7 km
Green   c. 6 km
Red.      c. 4.5 km   
Orange  c. 3 km

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to above address before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Tuesday, January 9, 2024

MALLOW TOWN PARK & CASTLE GROUNDS

Sun 14    MALLOW TOWN PARK & CASTLE GROUNDS (W562982) 

Cork Winter League

Details from and late entries to Ted (tedlucey_at_gmail_dot_com)

Brown  9.2 km,  120 m climb, 21 controls 
Blue      8.2 km, 100 m climb, 19 c
Green   6.4 km, 80 m climb, 15 c 
Red      4.9 km, 40 m climb, 11 c
Orange  2.5 km,  25 m climb, 7 c

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to above address before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Sunday, December 31, 2023

FOTA ARBORETUM

Sun 7 Jan  FOTA ARBORETUM, Fota House car park (W791708) 

Cork Winter League
Park in Fota House car park

BROWN course 8.1 km, 75 m climb, 31 controls (SI)
BLUE course 7.3 km, 70 m climb, 29 controls (SI)
GREEN course 5.0 km, 50 m climb, 22 controls (SI)
RED course 4.0 km, 45 m climb, 21 controls (SI or hand-punching)
ORANGE course 3.0 km, 10 m climb, 13 controls (hand-punching)

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to  bishopstownoc@gmail.com before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Friday, December 29, 2023

CURRAGH WOOD

Sun 31 CURRAGH WOOD, on Midleton / Lisgoold Road (W860766) 

Cork County League

BROWN course 8.0 km, 430 m climb, 24 controls (SI)
BLUE course 7.0 km, 375 m climb, 21 controls (SI)
GREEN course 6.0 km, 275 m climb, 15 controls (SI)
RED course 4.2 km, 200 m climb, 9 controls (SI or hand-punching)
ORANGE course 3.0 km, 100 m climb, 8 controls (hand-punching)

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day. If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to  bishopstownoc@gmail.com before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.

Wednesday, December 27, 2023

TRAMORE VALLEY PARK, LANE'S WOOD & MOUNT VERNON

Fri 29 TRAMORE VALLEY PARK, LANE'S WOOD & MOUNT VERNON (W681695) 

Cork County League. Park in Tramore Valley Park. 
Car park nearest the main gate.

BROWN course 8.1 km, 120 m climb, 18 controls (SI)
BLUE course 7.1 km, 100 m, 15 c (SI)
GREEN course 5.6 km, 80 m, 13 c (SI)
RED course 4.0 km, 75 m, 10 c (SI)
ORANGE course 3.0 km, 40 m, 10 c (hand-punching)

The events are suitable for families and beginners of all ages. Event entry fees: Families €15, adults €8, students €4, juniors €3. Pre-entry required to guarantee that maps are available for you on the day. Some entries accepted on the day but mainly for the shortest course. Entries on-line at www.orienteering.ie before 6 pm the previous day.If you are unable to enter on orienteering.ie web site before 6 pm the previous day or if you miss the 6 pm deadline then send e-mail to  bishopstownoc@gmail.com before 7 pm the previous day (include names, courses required and number of maps required per course; SI card number). SI cards can be hired on the day at €1 (€35 if lost or damaged). For all events, unless otherwise stated Start Times are from 10.30 am to 12 noon and Courses Close at 1 pm.