Keeping Cork Active
Keeping Cork Active

Orienteering Coaching Series

Free Orienteering Coaching Sessions for School Children

A four week programme aimed at getting more school children into the sport of orienteering at club level

“How to read a map and how to develop a systematic approach to navigation”

Programme Outline:

  • Wednesday evenings from 7.30pm to 8.30pm
  • Aimed at Third, Fourth, Fifth & Sixth Classes Primary and all Secondary Year ages
  • A walkabout with instructors (no competition, no timing, no running)
  • Admission is free (covered by Cork Sports Partnership, the Irish Schools Orienteering Association & Bishopstown Orienteering Club)
  • Places on the course are limited

Programme Dates:

  • Session 1: Wed 1st June | Tramore Valley Park, Cork City (car park by main entrance) | 7.30pm
  • Session 2: Wed 8th June |  The Marina Park (GAA car park near the Atlantic Pond) | 7.30pm
  • Session 3: Wed 15th June | Murphy’s Farm & MTU Campus (Bishopstown Tennis Club car parks) | 7.30pm
  • Session 4: Wed 22nd June | Ballincollig Regional Park (GAA car park entrance) | 7.30pm

Email to register your place or complete the online form below!

For further queries email James at

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