Archive for June, 2008

The last WEE event of June took place at the western end of Castlewellan Forest Park. The course was slightly shorter due to the more technical ground, but this did not stop some people having their ‘headless chicken’ moment looking for a few of the controls (some would say that a few of the controls […]

On Saturday 21st June, Jonny, Paul and Kate competed in the Kilbroney Challenge. The format was for pairs only so Jonny teamed up with Paul and Kate joined fellow Dublin girl, Sadhbh Ni Hogain. The race was organised by Not the Sunday Run, with Rowan taking on the course director’s role for the second year […]

This week’s WEE event was back in Tollymore Forest Park, but this time starting from the Mountain Centre. Long course was 4km long and provided some interesting challenges and route choices. Jonny and Paul were competing and came 5th and 7th respectively. Results (Winsplits)

As the sun set over Meelmore Lodge on Saturday night, resident scout troops headed for the shrubs for an all-night drinking session, and 50% of the Joes headed for the hills for an all-night training session. Joining forces with team CCAR in a rare entente cordiale, Jonny and Kate set forth with the twin aims […]

The 3rd and last round of the LVO Spring Cup took placed on Saturday at Castlewellen Forest Park. Paul and Jonny were both competing on the 4.2km Green course, which covered the north east part of the forest. Jonny continued his winning streak and won with a slim 1.51 minute cushion over 2nd placed Declan […]

The WEE series moved to Castlewellan Forest and like last Wednesday turned out to to a wet evening. Jonny had an excellent run, winning the long course in a fast 28.17 minutes. This was 3.37 minutes faster than 2nd place Patrick Higgin’s time of 31.54 minutes. Paul was at the other end of the scale […]

The sunny weather held out to the weekend and on Saturday Jonny travelled up to Limavady to compete at the 5th round of the NI Orienteering Colour Series, held at Binevenagh. Jonny had an excellent run on the ‘brown’ course to finish second, 5.36 minutes behind the eventual winner Ivan Millar. Results (Winsplits) On Sunday it […]