Monthly Archives: October 2013

Resin Fixed Anchor Installation

The SUI is inviting requests for resin fixed anchor installation in Irish cave sites.  The SUI’s Resin Fixed Anchor Programme is based on the CNCC system.  Training in resin fixed anchor installtion will be run by the SUI on an annual basis.  The training has already taken place in 2013 but a further training session […]
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Try Caving this weekend at SUICRO 2013!

Interested in trying the sport of caving?  Don’t know how to get started?  Why not come along to SUICRO 2013: the SUI & ICRO’s annual conference in Hotel Doolin, Co. Clare this weekend?  To sign up for a FREE Try Caving event contact lookforexploration@gmail.com Afterwards, why not enjoy the evening talks series?  Click here to […]
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Follow SUI on Twitter

Now you can follow the SUI on Twitter and receive updates before anyone else! Follow us on @CavingIreland or go to https://twitter.com/CavingIreland          
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Countdown to SUICRO

Don’t forget the annual symposium of the Speleological Union of Ireland and the Irish Cave Rescue Organisation, SUICRO is coming up over the weekend of 25th til 27th October.  The programme of talks, demonstrations, competitions and meetings can be found here.  This year the evening talk series is being opened to the public and all […]
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Cave Leader Award: Assessment Dates

The SUI is pleased to announce assessment dates for the Cave Leader award in November 2013.  Individuals who are interested in going forward for assessment should have completed the Cave Leader training course and have an up to date log book.  For more information contact info@caving.ie          
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Caving Lecture at the Irish Mountaineering Club by Tim Fogg

On Thursday 17th October SUI member Tim Fogg will be addressing the Irish Mountaineering Club at the Teacher’s Club, Dublin through a lecture  giving an overview of the sport of caving including equipment, techniques and exploration.  The IMC have indicated that cavers are welcome to attend so for more information regarding the event contact meets@irishmountaineeringclub.org […]
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