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.


  • Summer League #8: Curragh Wood, Midleton Tuesday June 28th Results and Report Many orienteers awoke on Tuesday morning to the sound of torrential rain and feared the weather might not be ideal for the eighth event in the CorkO Summer League. The dark skies and further heavy showers throughout the morning were very disheartening but thankfully as the day progressed the showers cleared and the skies brightened. By the time our event kicked off the conditions had changed for the better and a fine, dry and bright evening awaited all competitors at Curragh Woods near Midleton. Orienteering is a sport for all and this was most evident on Tuesday night with a field of over 100 entrants comprised of families, friends and individuals of all ages. There were even some super-fast ...
    Posted 29 Jun 2016, 11:10 by Elaine Sheridan
  • Summer League #8: Curragh Wood Midleton TUESDAY JUNE 28TH Event Info The eighth event in the CorkO Summer League will take place in Curragh Wood, Midleton on Tuesday June 28th.There are just three competitive events left in the 2016 Summer League so if you are looking to complete the league or improve on some previous results be sure to join us at Curragh Wood on Tuesday. You can find the latest league tables at the following link:www.corko.net/summer-league-resultsPresently Agris Kramins sits on top of the leaderboard in the Men's Long Course results while Claire O'Brien has a narrow lead on the Women's Long Course results table. Both could potentially be displaced over the coming weeks by any one of a number ...
    Posted 25 Jun 2016, 15:49 by Elaine Sheridan
  • Ballyannon Wood Orienteers Seize Some Limelight Some might recall what a glorious evening it was in Ballyannon Wood for the fifth round of the CorkO summer league. John Walshe was in attendance and he snapped some of our enthusiastic summer league supporters on the night. These great photos appeared in the June 15th issue of the Midleton and District News. If you missed them in the print edition you can check them out below. Thanks to John Walshe for taking these fabulous pictures and getting our sport and our summer league this great media coverage.
    Posted 24 Jun 2016, 04:41 by Elaine Sheridan
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