Shamrock

Shamrock O-Ringen 2018

The Shamrock O-Ringen is a 3-day orienteering event, organised by Cork Orienteering Club in the South Western corner of Ireland. The first Shamrock took place in 1989 and this year marks the 20th running of the competition. We attract orienteers from all over the world to compete on our unique terrain on the Western shores of Europe. In 2018, the Shamrock will take place on the beautiful and challenging mountains around Glenflesk, Co. Kerry, and Inchigeela, Co. Cork.

Saturday 2nd June: The Crags (Middle Distance)
Sunday 3rd June: Crohane (Classic Distance)

Monday 4th June: Tír na Spideoige (Chasing Start)

Event centre: Ballyvourney, Co. Cork

Day 1 area: Latitude = 51.98604 (north), Longitude = -9.35396 (west)
Day 2 area: Latitude = 52.00068 (north), Longitude = -9.32409 (west)
Day 3 area: Latitude = 51.85879 (north), Longitude = -9.16882 (west)

Further information on this 3-day, international event is available on the event website.

We hope you can join us for some challenging orienteering in Kerry and West Cork, Ireland.