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Shamrock O-Ringen 2015

Competition nameShamrock O-Ringen 2015
Start date20150530
End date20150601
CountryIreland
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityCork
Club/organizerCork Orienteering Club
Region of countryGlengarriff, County Cork (SW Ireland)
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Latest entry date8th May 2015
Entry fee (Euro)17 per day (45 per day for families)
Event descriptionThe Shamrock O-Ringen is a 3-day orienteering event, organised every 2 years by Cork Orienteering Club in the South Western corner of Ireland. The competition attracts orienteers from all over the world to compete on our unique terrain on the Western shores of Europe. In 2015, the Shamrock will take place on the beautiful and challenging terrain near Glengarriff, Co. Cork Ireland.
Terrain descriptionThe terrain contains steep, boggy terraces; exposed, rocky crags; areas of flat blanket bog; marshy re-entrants; areas of complex contours and heather growth; some areas on Day 2 may be in mature natural forest.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.There is much for adventure-lovers to see and do in SW Ireland! Visit www.discoverireland.ie and check out the Wild Atlantic Way http://www.wildatlanticway.com/
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