Ajax are running a non-league orienteering event in Marlay Park, Rathfarnham, South Dublin on Sunday October 17th, 2010. Start times are between 11AM and 1PM. Courses close at 3PM. There will be three courses: Long, Medium and Short. The event is suitable for beginners and experienced orienteers alike. Beginners do not need to bring anything other than a pair of runners and a rain jacket. You do not need to pre-enter, just turn up and enter at the event. It is best to arrive at about 11AM.
Motorists should enter the park via College Road which runs parallel to the M50 at the park's southern end.
Many buses go to the northern end of the park - go to the route planner on dublinbus.ie and select "Grange Road, Three Rock Hockey Club, Stop 2980" as your destination, and then walk south through the park to the event start in the southern carpark.
Sportident electronic punching will be used. If you have an SI card please make sure it is properly registered in the database.
Maps are pre-printed with control descriptions on the back. If you want loose control descriptions then download them here, they will not be available at the event.
Bookmark http://orienteering.ie/live/view.php?marlay to get live results from about 10:30 onwards.
Planner: Denis Reidy, Ajax
More information about Marlay Park is available on wikipedia.