Welcome to Setanta Orienteers

Setanta Orienteers is an active open orienteering club, affiliated to the Irish Orienteering Association. The Club has members located throughout the Dublin Region, County Wicklow, Leinster and further afield. The Club is currently open to new members.

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Orienteering Massy's Sprint O Irish Junior Squad fundraiser

Apr 8, 3:00pm

Massy's Estate Hellfire Carpark

Suitable for all, beginners and experienced. Special fundraiser event using map converted to sprint standard. Scale 1:4000, contours 2.5m. Please donate genourously. Setanta Orienteers are covering all event costs. ALL monies taken on day go towards junior squad. www.orienteering.ie/category/junior_college 2 courses on offer planned by junior squad member Zoë Tyner 2.7km (shotest distance) 75m climb 1.8km (shortest distance) 20m climb The shorter course is technically easier and is suitable for beginners. SIAC contactless punching available, first IOA event to offer this and good practice for the JK the following week. The Leinster Champs are on the following day, organised by GEN on Mall Hill/Brockagh Laragh Co. Wicklow

Orienteering Massys Sprint O Irish Junior Squad fundraiser

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Ballinacorney Orienteering Come & Try It

Mar 19, 11:00am

Setanta Orienteers are hosting a non-league come and try it event at Ballinascorney Woods on Sunday 19th March. Start times between 11am and 1pm. Directions from the M50: Exit the M50 at Junction 12, Ballycullen and proceed in the direction of Oldbawn and Tallaght. Drive past 2 roundabouts and at the next crossroads turn left onto the R114 heading towards Bohernabreena. Stay on the R114 for around 4.5km then take the left turn at the Stone Cross and follow the road for another 2.1km until you reach the forest entrance on your left. Parking is available along this good forest road please follow the parking marshals instructions when locating a parking space. There are a small number of spaces available on the main road also so if parking there please leave gaps between the cars at regular intervals to ensure the free flowing of traffic. Grid Reference: O 076 208 The event will be signposted from the Bohernabreena junction on the R114. Start times will be between 11am and 1pm. The courses close at 15:00pm sharp. There will be 3 Courses on offer: Course Length Climb Controls Short 2.0km 75m 8 Medium 3.2km 180m 12 Long 6.2km 290m 16 Map Scale: 1:7,500, Contours: 5m. Course Fees are as follows: Adults €8 Juniors/O.A.P’s/Students €5 Family rate €20 (max 2 adults) The short course is ideal for beginners and small children. The medium course is suitable for novices who wish to have a more challenging course that includes a run through the woods rather than just on the paths and tracks. Both the short and medium courses will have control descriptions in English. The long course is suitable for more experienced competitors. The terrain will be mostly forest and felled forest. There are some unmarked motorcycle tracks and machinery tracks and it is quite muddy in places. Don’t forget to download after your event and some light refreshments will be available after your run at registration. Any Scout Leaders thinking of bringing a group of Scouts, please contact the Planner or Organiser in advance in order to get an idea of numbers. Planner: Eileen Walsh 087 616 4244 Controller: Melanie Walsh and Frank Brazil Organiser: Melanie Walsh 087 841 9517

Ballinacorney Orienteering Come & Try It

Anyone know if Lenster Leauge no.3 is still on this Sunday? And what's the acual adress?Thks. ... See MoreSee Less

Angus TynerRyan Geo Kinsella details here inc location coordinates www.orienteering.ie/forums?mingleforumaction=viewtopic&t=709 and located about half way between Sally Gap and Laragh military road

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Ryan Geo KinsellaThanks

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Setanta Orienteers website is offline. We are trying to resolve the issue but this is proving to be a frustrating experience thus far. ... See MoreSee Less

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Desie ShortenVery impressed with your appearance on TV Angus.

3 weeks ago

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Seán ConroyYour hosting company should be able to resolve that right away for you Angus. I use LetsHost for all my website stuff and their support is fantastic. Quick to respond on Twitter or Facebook to any query I've had.

3 weeks ago

Angus TynerIndeed Seán Conroy, with Blacknight and I have my own website with same, but we didn't even know who Setanta Orienteers contact is with Blacknight. We have a name now but he can't do anything till this evening.

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Angus TynerBack online, didn't take long once hosting bill was paid....all such notifications ended up in spam folder

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