Orienteering this Sunday 12th Nov, Massy’s Wood

On Sunday the 12th of November 2017 Setanta Orienteers are hosting a come and try it event at Massy's Estate. The event will be signposted from Stocking Lane. Start times will be between 10am-1pm and the courses will close at 2.30pm. Parking around Hellfire Woods gets very congested every weekend so please make use of our early start if possible. Please car pool if you can and kindly follow the car parking marshals instructions, parking will be on forest road at top of Hellfire Woods car park. Registration will be at top of car park Read more

Glenreemore event October 1st POSTPONED

Event Postponed to Oct 15th subject to permits from Coillte and National Park, but they both indicated that this should not be a problem. The forecast is quite uncertain, but with the remnants of Hurricane Lee in the mix, it seems definite that there will be rain Sat night and into Sunday morning with the possibility of the river being dangerous to cross. We will look at making back-up courses to fall back on if we are in same situation in 2 weeks. Read more

Setanta Club Champs, BBQ & AGM – Sat 7th Oct 2017

The annual Setanta Club Championships is on Sat 7th October

This year’s championships are being hosted by Dessie & Sandra Shorten at their residence just 1km from Ballinaclash, just south of Rathdrum in Co Wicklow.

We are using a newly mapped forest and a fun evening of orienteering and socialising is assured.

Start times are between 4pm and ~4.30pm with short and a little longer courses available

This, as always, is a low key handicapped events designed to give everybody a chance to win

Afterwards there will  be a free BBQ with fine foods and drinks as a reward for …

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Rogaine 2017 – Report

What a great competition and record numbers at the Rogaine Ireland event this weekend 🙂

Overall winners of the 24 hour were Nigel Mc Kernan & Colin Buckley who were finished ahead of Colm O’Cnoic & Seamus O Boyle with both teams having the same number of points scored.

The 3rd places team was 3 person one consisting of Andreas Kusch, Matt Bush and Paul Morrissey whilst the first mixed team home was the veteran pairing of Don Short & Ruth Lynam in 5th place overall.

Eileen Young & Heather woods were the first female team home in 9th overall.

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