Results now on Results page
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.
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
- 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
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
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.
Planner: Robbie Bryson
Controller: Raymond Finlay
NICS 2 will be held in Spring Grove Forest on Saturday 21st April 2018.
Full details will be posted closer to the date.
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.