NI Middle Championships – Carnearney

Venue Carnearney Forest and Tardree Forest
Date Sat, 1st Jun 24
Starts 14:30 to 15:45
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Event Description

Parking and Registration – located at the Tardree Forest car park, there is limited parking, so please organise car sharing to prevent excessive overflow onto the road.

Courses – There are 6 courses – if you wish to run competitively be carful to choose the course relating to your age/gender. Participants may choose to ‘run-up’ and compete in a more challenging course than their age (with the exception of Juniors who must enter their set courses). Participants can also choose to ‘run down’ and be considered uncompetitive.

Course 1: Open. (M18, M20, M21, M35). 4.7km, 20 controls, 170m climb.

Course 2: Male Vets and Female Open. (MV40, M45, M50, W18, W20, W21, W35). 4 km, 16 controls, 135m climb.

Course 3: Male Super Vets and Female Vets (M55, M60, W40, W45, W50). 3.5km, 12 controls, 125m climb.

Course 4: Male Ultra Vets, Female Super Vets and Female Ultra Vets (M65+, W55+). 2.8km, 11 controls, 85m climb.

Course 5: Junior: (MW14, MW16). 2km, 10 controls, 75m climb.

Course 6: Minor: (MW8,MW10,MW12). 1.70km, 7 controls, 55m climb.

Starts –  Starts will be between 1430-1545

If you have registered on line, please proceed directly to the start.

Allow time (10-15 min) for a 1.3km walk from the car park to the start.

For those attending the NIOA AGM, please book a later start time.


The race is taking place entirely in Carnearney Forest which is on the other side of the road to the car park. Please take particular care when crossing and walking along the road to the start and finish.

Courses close with control collection at 1700. If still out on the course at this time, please abort your run and return to download.

All participants must download at the finish.

Event Entry and Cost

Senior: Middle Only £10 (Non-member £12). Middle and Sprint £16 (Non-member £18).

Junior/student: Middle Only £5 (Non-member £8). Middle and Sprint £8 (Non-member £9).

Family (max charge): Middle Only £25 (Non-member £30). Middle and Sprint £40 (Non-member £45).



Carnearney Forest and Tardree Forest
109 Parkgate Rd
BT42 3PG

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