OCOUL 3

Looking for something to do on Father’s Day?Then look no further: What better way to spend the afternoon than with a spot of orienteering out in Orchard County, and with Edenvilla Park being only 5 mins from the M12 it’s easy to get to.Yes, it’s only a week now til 🏃‍♀️OCOUL 3🏃‍♂️, and this one promises to be fun for ALL the family ( as if the others weren’t!! ), and there could be more carnage than in Killing Eve 🤣As usual, 3 courses on offer with something suitable for everyone, be it kid, or ageing kid. All your precious ones get to Read More …

Lovely Volunteers!

As many of you might suspect I need help, but no, I don’t mean me on this occasion.As you should hopefully know by now, because I’ve been plugging it enough, in a week and a half’s time a new Urban O Series commences in Portadown. As this has the potential to be a little bit bigger than usual, I won’t be able to run it all myself, and as such i’m looking for a small band of lovely volunteers to help me out on the day, either before or after your run. It won’t be anything too onerous: just a little help Read More …

OCOUL 1

The opening event of NI’s first Urban Orienteering League: The format – Middle Distance Urban – no nettles or brambles (unless you seek them out), little mud, and you can show off your legs if you wish. Courses: There will be three courses on offer so everyone is catered for whatever your ability and experience, be it complete beginner or NI Champion. For young kids under 13 and all family beginners; you get to play in the safe environment of the People’s Park. For 13-15 year olds who wish to run unaccompanied, and adult beginners / novices there is an Read More …

OCOUL 2019

Orchard County Orienteers present : OCOUL 2019 What is it?? NI’s first Urban Orienteering League:7 races, 7 different maps, 5 scores to count, all in the ABC area.The format – Middle Distance Urban – no nettles or brambles ( unless you seek them out ), little mud, and you can show off your legs if you wish. Courses: 3 different classes: 12 & under, under 16’s, and Open, each split M/F with age class adjusted results so everyone starts on a level playing field. Scoring:Times will be adjusted per age class. Points will then be awarded according to how close you get Read More …