Middle Distance

Date: Saturday 4th May 2019


Venue: Castle Archdale Country Park

The Middle distance race will take place in Castle Archdale Country Park. This forested park is located 16km north west of Enniskillen on the north shore of Lower Lough Erne.

Castle Archdale Country Park
Castle Archdale Country Park

The park is managed by the Northern Ireland Environment Agency. It includes a caravan and camping site.

The area has been used for orienteering for many years. The map has been revised for IOC 2019.

The following Championship Courses with respective classes will be available. The winning time on each course is predicted to be between 30 and 35 minutes.

  Course     TD   Classes
  1     5   M18E, M20E, M21E
  2   5   M35, M40, M45, M50  
  3   5   W18E, W20E, W21E  
  4     5   M16, M55, M60, W35
  5     5   M65, W16, W40, W45, W50, W55, W60
  6     4   M70, M14, W65, W14
  7     3   M12, W12
  8     4   M75, M80, W70, W75
  9   2   M10, W10  
  10   4   M85, W80, W85  

The following are Non-Championship Courses: –

  Course   TD   Class  
  4   5   Men Short  
  5   5   Women Short  
  6   4   M/W18 Short, (Light Green)  
  7   3   M/W16 Short, (Orange)  
9 2 (Yellow)

The colour courses are Entry on the Day