Welcome to Cork Orienteering Club

If you are looking for a healthy, fun outdoor activity then why not try orienteering. Cork Orienteering Club organises and promotes the sport of orienteering in the Cork area, both City and County.

Our events cater for all ages and fitness levels, it does not matter how young, old or fit you are, as you can run, walk or jog the course and progress at your own pace. We are always delighted to welcome beginners and families to our events, and we will have someone on hand at each event to show you the ropes.

Our aim is to promote orienteering as an outdoor sport that is enjoyed by families, hikers, bikers, social walkers, social runners, serious runners, adventure racers and anyone who loves the outdoors. Orienteering – The adventure sport for all.


  • Entries For the 2015 Munster Orienteering Champions Close TODAY! There are now less than 24 hours to get your entry in for the upcoming 2015 Munster Orienteering Championships.Entries close at midnight tonight so don't delay and get your entry in if you want to participate in the contest to be crowned one of the 2015 Munster Orienteering Champions. With an updated map of the area the event on December 13th at Kilworth Camp promises to offer some challenging orienteering on open moorland terrain.Further details on the event and how to enter are available at the following link.If you are having trouble with entering online using the Fabian4 system, don't hesitate to contact us.Hope you can join us on the day.
    Posted by Elaine Sheridan
  • T - 5 Days to the Closing Date for entry into the 2015 Munster Orienteering Championships This week a number of military convoys have been converging on Kilworth Camp to take part in the largest military exercise in Ireland in recent years. The exercise, code named “Dark Nights” will involve 650 personnel from the Defence Forces. Hopefully, on Sunday December 13th a convoy of orienteers will be sighted converging on this same location for an event code named “MOC15”. That’s right the 2015 Munster Orienteering Championships will take place at Kilworth Camp on Sunday December 13th. The closing date for entry is fast approaching. The deadline for entry is Monday November 30th so don't delay and get your entry in ahead of the closing date. With an updated map of the area the ...
    Posted 25 Nov 2015, 06:49 by Elaine Sheridan
  • Cork League #2: Walshtown Wood Sunday November 15th Results and Report Well done to all who braved the elements and attended our most recent event in Walshtown Wood. There were four courses to choose from on the day with the technical courses offering a good mix of trail running and intricate navigation through much of the runnable forest. These courses certainly afforded competitors some good navigational practise ahead of the upcoming Munster Orienteering Championships.The competition on the Long Technical course was very tight and Donogh Wall and Brian Corbett battled hard over the 6.4km course and a mere 24 seconds separated them at the finish control. It was Donogh Wall who took the winners honours finishing in a time of 51:27. Brian's time of 51:51 earned ...
    Posted 25 Nov 2015, 04:47 by Elaine Sheridan
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