Get you entry in for the Scottish day trip

We now have 18 LVO members entered for the Scottish Orienteering Champs for the club outing on Saturday 25 May. Entries close this Sunday 12 May so if you can join us just get you entry in! We have flexibility with 5 and 7 seater cars so we can fit you in to the car pool. Stephen will be in touch with all who have entered next week, so don’t miss a fun day out with some quality orienteeting. Just request a middle start time. Enter here: https://www.sientries.co.uk/login/login.php

Fancy a day trip to Scotland?

The Scottish Champs are withing striking distance of Cairnryan on Saturday 25 May. The details are Solway Orienteers website with a closing entry date of 12 May. If we can car share using the 24 Stena day return deal we should be able to get there and back for less than £50 each, including a contribution for petrol. If you are interested please let Stephen Gilmore know by adding a comment to the post on the club website, or by email to stephen @niorienteering.org.uk, or by a comment on Facebook, or see me at IOC. Please indicate if you prefer Read More …

Sporteering tonight Wed 24 Apr

Go Sporteering tonight 7pm Wed 24 Apr at Orangefield Park. All the details you need are here:

Sporteering on Wednesday!

We’re off Sporteering again on Wednesday! It’s a 60min urban score on a 1:5000 urban O map. If you have been before then you will know the set up, but if not then it’s very important that you read all the details for the session which are on the fixtures listing on the LVO website here: http://lvo.org.uk/allfixtures/club-night-running-training-11/

Defibrillator Training

You probably know that we have an AED – Automated External Defibrillator in the MOO. It hangs by the door with the First Aid kit. Fortunately we haven’t had to use it yet, but if we did would YOU know how? Free training sessions are available at the venues below, which are open to any club member. Simply click on the link to book a free space via Eventbrite. District Venue Date Time Link Belfast / Greater Belfast House of Sport 19th October 2018 19:00 – 21:00 Book Now Antrim & Newtownabbey Valley Leisure Centre 26th October 2018 19:00 – Read More …

Get Ready for Sporteering for Wednesday 10 October

So what is Sporteering? It’s urban score training, using a proper O map. But there are no controls out and no SI boxes! Instead you verify you have visited the correct location using your mobile phone! So what do you need to bring? An iphone or android phone with location (GPS) facility The Sporteering app already loaded. Search for “Sporteering” in the App Store or Google Play An account created in the Sporteering app Make sure your phone is well charged Close any apps that might drain the battery Change your display auto-lock so the screen stays on Make sure Read More …