NI Sprint and Middle Championships

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NI Sprint and Middle Distance Championships

NI Sprint and Middle Championships  2018

Fermanagh Orienteers invite you to the Fintona/Seskinore area on Saturday 12th May 2018 for the Sprint and Middle Distance Championships. The NI AGM will be held in the Ecclesville Equestrian Centre after the Sprint.

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NI Colour Series 2

Northern Ireland Colour Series 2 Spring Grove Forest

Fermanagh Orienteers invite you to this event NICS 2 at Spring Grove Forest, Roslea Co. Fermanagh on Saturday 21st April 2018.

Car parking and Registration is on the Monaghan Rd. at the edge of the village GR542325).
Registration will be open from 11.00. There will be a 10 minute walk along the main road to the forest and the Start and Finish areas (use the footpath)

Starts: 11:30 – 13.30

 

Courses Close: 15:30

Entry Fees

  • Juniors £5 (NIOA members £4)
  • OAP/Unwaged £8 (NIOA members £6)
  • Seniors £10 (NIOA members £8)
  • Family £25 (NIOA members £20)

Map: A4 – Scale1:10000

Courses
All 8 colours will be available (Note: Short Green replaces Long Orange)

White               1.7km  30m

Yellow              2.3km  40m

Orange             3.3km  90m

Lt Green          3.9km  120m

Sh Green          3.3km  100m

Green               4.5km   125m

Blue                  5.7km   135m

Brown              7.8km  225m

Course/terrain notes
This is a mainly coniferous forest with areas of deciduous trees. Courses will use much of the good runnability forest. There has been extensive recent thinning and consequently unmapped extraction lines. There is an extensive network of forest roads. There are areas of prickly undergrowth so gaiters are advised. Blue and Brown courses cross a minor road; care should be taken when doing so.

Junior Fundraiser Refreshment Stall: Not available

Toilets: There are toilets at the carpark.

Dogs: Dogs are allowed.

Officials

Planner: Robbie Bryson

Controller: Raymond Finlay

 

 

NICS 2

NICS 2 will be held in Spring Grove Forest on Saturday 21st April 2018.

Full details will be posted closer to the date.

NICS 1

North West Orienteering Club have reluctantly had to postpone the event planned for Saturday.
It is hoped that the event will be held on Saturday 7th April.

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We’ve postponed Sunday’s session till 15th April. Hopefully lovely Spring weather then!

If you’re thinking of going to Drum Manor (hosted by North West Orienteering Club) on Saturday 3rd March, keep checking NWOC website for updates in case it too is postponed.