Marlay Park orienteering on Sunday 11th November
Location. The next Leinster event will be held in Marlay Park on Sunday 11th November. A new map of the area surveyed by Laurence Quinn will be used. The map is drawn at 1:5000 scale and to ISSOM (Sprint Orienteering) standard. It is an open event. Everyone is welcome. Organisers: Ajax.
Parking is in the public car park in the SW corner of the park, off College Road near St Columba’s College (GR O150259). The event will be sign-posted from the entrance to the park. See here for more information. Public transport: Take the No. 16 bus and walk the last part. Details here.
Registration. Registration, start and finish are located near parking. However, please register online if possible – it makes things easier for the organisers on the day. It will also be possible to enter on-the-day at the event in the usual way. SportIdent timing will be used. If you don not own one, a SportIdent card can be hired at registration for €2.
Start-times are between 11 am and 1 pm.Courses close at 2:30 pm.
Courses: There are three courses on offer:
Long – 5.5k
Medium – 3.5k
Short – 2.0k (Easy navigation)
Entry Fee: Senior €6. Junior/Student €4. Family €16.