Event Mapping

  • Teams will copy routes on to maps from master map with the aid of the route book which will contain all relevant route information
  • Waterproofing of main race maps is essential and is the teams responsibility
  • Stationary to prepare route on map is needed. Different colours pens, tape, scissors etc.
  • Maps will not be replaced if team misplaces maps

Ordnance Survey Ireland

The Beast is priviledged to use some of the best maps in the world thanks to the wonderful people at Ordnance Surney Ireland. OSI will be providing the main race maps, these will be 1:50000 scale. (Discovery Series). Samples and details of these maps can be found on the Ordance Survey Ireland website

Orienteering Maps

Teams will also be supplied with local orienteering maps during certain sections of the event these will be overprinted with controls and waterproofed. Again samples and details of these maps can be found on the www.oreinteering.ie website