Mock Nav Challenge! , Online, Thursday, 31. December 2020
About this Event
Join us for a morning of navigation, running and learning with experienced orienteer ****** Kelly! ****** has represented Ireland in orienteering internationally and is the Irish Orienteering Association's Women in Sport Leader.
Our morning will begin with a short meet and greet at the Brockagh Forest, Laragh, Co. Wicklow. We'll then go through the steps of an IMRA Nav Challenge, together. You'll be guided from start to finish, with lots of time to ask questions and gain confidence so you feel prepared for the series. Our Mock Nav Challenge will take place on and around The Brockaghs. It will be a relaxed paced morning with easy running, hiking and opportunities to learn and share throughout. Post-run we'll have tea, coffee and biscuits for all to enjoy.
Like all our events, 'Mock Nav Challenge!' is catered specifically to women.
Level - Beginner to Advanced
Distance - Determined by the overall pace of the group
Terrain - Moderate
Time: 9am to 12pm
Where: Brockagh Forest, Laragh
*Please bring East West Mapping's Lugnaquilla to Glendalough 1:25,000. This is the map used for the IMRA Navigation Challenge series. We will have a compass for you to use for the morning.
ABOUT ****** KELLY:
****** is an experienced orienteer, having 10 years of active participation.
She has competed at the highest level, winning the Irish Relay Championships with her club CNOC. ****** has represented Ireland internationally at several competitions including the European Championships and the Senior Home International.
In 2019 she assisted as a team leader at the World Championships. Already this year, ****** was part of the coaching team at the training weekend for all orienteers in Ireland.
****** is the Women in Sport Leader for the Irish Orienteering Association, she is actively involved in increasing participation and getting people comfortable with map reading and navigation skills.
Refund policy : 14 day refund policy, less Eventbrite booking fee.