Rogaine Ireland 2021 (24hr and …
Rogaine Ireland 2021 (24hr and …
Unfortunately we are not in a position to run our annual wine and chocolate orienteering event that was scheduled for this weekend. We will also not be staging our Christmas Walk on the 28th of this month either. Both these cancelations are due to the ongoing pandemic and associated restrictions. Sadly, I doubt if these cancellations are a surprise to anyone.
We wish you all a happy and safe Christmas, and here’s looking forward to next year with optimism.
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Due to the ongoing pandemic our scheduled events at Cushbawn on 18th October and at Hellfire Woods on 15th November are cancelled. We still have our annual wine and chocolates orienteering and the Christmas walk for the 12th and 28th December respectively. We live in hope.
Thanks to all who zoomed in for the club AGM. The new committee is Chairperson – Dave Weston, Secretary – Mick Mangan, Treasurer – Brendan O’Connor, with Fergus Byrne, Paul Keville, Eileen Walsh and Denis Deasy as committee members.…
The AGM will be held next Monday evening at 8pm. Due to current restrictions, the meeting will be an on-line Zoom meeting. Details on how to join will be sent out later this week, along with copies of the Officers reports. The proposed Agenda is below; if you would like to add any item to the agenda, please let me now at this email address.
It is a shame that we are unable to run the AGM as we have done for the past number of years, on the same day as the Club Champs and social gathering …
To all Setanta Club Members:
The annual Club Championships will take place this Saturday, 12th September with starts from 3:00pm to 3:30pm.
The start location will be the ‘middle’ Djouce Car Park, its location will be marked with a control flag.
2 courses will be offered, a Medium of c. 4 k, and a Short of c. 2.5k.
Hopefully we will see you there.
Brendan O’Connor (Organiser).
Please note that IOA CoVID19 protocols will be in place for the event. Please make sure you are familiar with the requirements. By taking part you are confirming that you …
As most of you know orienteering has recommenced after the lockdown with some park events over the last couple of weeks. Pretty much all are pre-entry now. It was good to see some Setanta faces taking part. Leinster League and provincial championships are scheduled from September onwards, so there is lots to look forward to. The Leinster Champs is already taking entries. Details are on the IOA fixture list. Obviously things are subject to change, so keep an eye out for any cancellations or alterations.
We will be running our club championship as scheduled on Saturday 12th September in the …
Rogaine Ireland 2020 that was scheduled to run on 13th/14th of June 2020 has been deferred till further notice due to Covid-19 outbreak.
It will be at least June before alternative dates, perhaps in late Summer or cancellation is discussed…
This Saturday 22/02/2020 Setanta Orienteers are holding a night orienteering event at Massy’s woods. The event will be signposted from Stocking Lane.
Start times are between 6:15pm-7:30pm.
This is an over 16s event. Anyone under that age wishing to take part must do so accompanied by an adult at all times.
There will be two courses on offer
Long – 3.3km 140 metres 14 controls
Short – 2.2km 90 metres 11 controls.
Cost of entry
Seniors – €7
Students/OAP’s – €5
Parking will be in hellfire woods car park. Follow the tape towards the start and be careful crossing the …Read more
Setanta Orienteers will be running a local come-and-try-it event at Djouce Woods this coming Sunday 16th February. All welcome. Start times are between 11am and 1pm with courses closing at 2:30pm. The event will be in the main forest car park and will be signposted on the R755 leaving Kilmcanogue.
There will be four courses on offer as follows
Long 6.3km 270m climb
Medium 4.4km 200m climb
Short (tech) 2.0km 80m climb
Short (easy) 2.0km 50m climb
The map will be on waterproof A4 paper. The map scale is 1:10,000 with 5m contour intervals. There are numerous mountainbike tracks and …Read more