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Autumn League #11: Currabinny Wood Tuesday August 26th

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.


  • CorkO 2014 Summer League Prize Winners Cork Orienteering Club is delighted with the success of our 2014 Summer League. This year we saw an increase in numbers participating at all eleven events in the league. The fine weather, scenic locations and range of courses really appealed to all those wishing to enjoy an outdoor adventure on a long summers evening.Many regularly made the journey every Tuesday evening to the various destinations throughout the county. It was very evident throughout the latter half of the league that many participants were very determined to finish the league and claim their technical t-shirt. In the competition end of things we had ten fiercely competitive events and many worthy event winners. The overall league which required competitors to ...
    Posted by Elaine Sheridan
  • Summer League #11: Farran Forest Park Tuesday July 22nd Relay Results and Report The finale of the CorkO 2014 Summer League took place on Tuesday evening in the majestic surrounds of Farran Forest Park. We were fortunate to experience yet another fine evening which encouraged many to avail of this last opportunity for some evening orienteering for a while. This week we were especially delighted to welcome some orienteers from Hong Kong who were holidaying in Ireland and made our event part of their holiday plans. The wide start window at all of our league events to date meant that very often participants might know the names of their rivals from analysis of the results but may never have met them. Therefore, in an attempt to create a social and fun atmosphere for ...
    Posted 23 Jul 2014 15:51 by Elaine Sheridan
  • Chandler is headline news again this week In the orienteering report in the Saturday July 19th issue of the Evening Echo John Chandler's win in Curragh Wood on Tuesday evening ensured he headlined the article again this week.If you missed the piece in the print edition we've included it here for you to read. Thanks again to John Walshe for getting our Summer League such great coverage in the Evening Echo during the summer months.
    Posted 20 Jul 2014 11:23 by Elaine Sheridan
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