Munster League #3: Knocknagalty, Limerick SUNDAY FEBRUARY 24TH Event Info

Post date: Feb 14, 2019 8:23:51 PM

The second event in the 2019 Munster League will take place this Sunday February 24th at Knocknagalty, (Galty Wood), near Kilbeheny on the Limerick/Tipperary border. Mixed forestry, good road/track network. There will be courses to suit all levels of orienteering ability.

SportIdent electronic timing will be used.



Brown 6.9km

Blue 5.4km

Green 3.8km

Lt green 2.3km

Orange 2.6km

Yellow 1.7km

The map has been updated. The forest is very nice place for a run.



Competitors can start anytime from 10:45am to 12:45pm

Please let us know by Friday if you are bringing a group - to ensure we have enough maps.

Course closing time is 2pm - controls will be removed at this time to ensure those who wish can watch the Ireland v Italy rugby match that day.

All courses stay in the forest area & all private land & pasture is strictly Out-Of-Bounds.

Courses are not buggy-friendly because of some rough tracks.



Galty Wood is very accessible from Cork and Dublin via the M8 motorway. 

Parking is in the Coillte car-park area i.e. Attychraan Loop Trail Car Park.

* From Cork city, take the M8 northbound as far as Junction 12, signposted Mitchelstown/Kilbeheny. Take the R639 through the village of Kilbeheny. Take the 2nd left turn, 1km after Kilbeheny (Signs for Kings Yard & Coillte ) and then a right turn. Follow O-signs.

* From Dublin/Waterford, take the M8 southbound and exit at Junction 11, signposted Kilbeheny/Skeheenarinky. Follow the R639 south, passing Kilcoran Lodge & Glengarra Wood, on your right. Continue past 1st sign to Kings Yard at Skeheenarinky until you come to 2nd sign for Kings Yard/Coillte as above.



Prices: Senior e7; Student, over-65 e5; Junior e4; Family e16; SI-Card Hire e2. Groups rates by request.

Hope you can join us.