A strong opening run by Ciaran Kearns (Cannistown NS) to win the 6th Class Boys category in the first event of the Leinster Schools Orienteering League (Primary) on Wednesday 10th October, in Marlay Park,
Rathfarnham, Dublin. In their first outing in the orienteering league, Kildare Place School, Rathmines, Dublin, showed strength in both the girls' categories, taking 1st and 2nd place in 5th Class Girls.
6th Class Boys: 1 Ciaran Kearns (Cannistown NS) 17:19, 2 Andrew Canning & Zak Bowker (Rathfarnham Parish NS) 17:55; 3 Conor Powderly (Scoil Cholmcille NS Skryne) 22:23.
5th Class Boys: 1 Ross Howard & Ryan Spencer (Rathfarnham) 24:14; 2 Sean Corry (Scoil Cholmcille NS Skryne) 24:23; 3 James O'Brien (Skryne NS) 25:55
6th Class Girls: Charlotte Ward Pratt & Maeve O'Sullivan (Rathfarnham) 21:01
5th Class Girls, 1 Rose Brady & Georgia Lily Lynn Brown (Kildare Place School) 21:32; 2 Charlie Browne & Eva Lavelle (KPS) 25:33; 3 Olwen Nicholson & Eva Valentine (Rathfarnham) 26:43.
Beginners: 1. Roisin Kelly & Ciara Price (St Anne's NS Shankill) 11:13; 2 Ailbhe Larkin & Grace O'Leary (St Anne's) 11:36; 3 Louis Kellleher & Ben Kealy (St Anne's )13:33.