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SUICRO T-Shirts

  SUICRO T-shirts are now available. Apologies for them being late – a great Christmas gift opportunity? Available for £10 or €12 to pick up from various members of the caving community. Please email suipublicrelations AT gmail.com if interested in buying one.
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SUICRO Agenda

 
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SUICRO Symposium 2017 Photography Competition

The SUICRO Photo competition will be running as usual open for digital entries only. Entrants are free to enter several photographs within reason. Awards are up for grabs under the categories ‘Irish Caving’, ‘International Caving’, ‘Comedy Shots’, ‘Best Newcomer’. Photos must be submitted by email to Richard Cole: suipublicrelations  AT gmail.com. Please let us know […]
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SUICRO 2017

The 33rd annual SUICRO Symposium will be held on the weekend of 27-30th October, at the Lough Melvin Holiday Centre in Garrison, Co. Fermanagh. This year will be kicked off on Friday the 27th with a music session in Melvin Bar. Day activities on Saturday and Sunday will include pre-rigged caves, possible canoe river descents, […]
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SUI EGM 2017

The SUI EGM will be taking place on 27th May to coincide with the Burren Marathon. The exact time and place will be 7pm at the Ailwee Caves Visitor Centre. The EGM is a meeting that the SUI has each year for significant matters that require the approval of the general membership. Most importantly, this […]
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Student Caving Forum 2017

  Many thanks to UCD Caving and Potholing Club for organising the Irish Student Caving Forum, an annual event which this year took place over the Easter weekend this year, in the Kiltyclogher Holiday Centre, Co. Leitrim. A great weekend was had by all – there is clearly a surge in interest in caving amongst […]
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Caving segment on Winning Streak

Tune in to Winning Streak on RTE1 tomorrow (Saturday 4th March) at 8:10pm to see a segment about the SUI, filmed in Fermanagh, and starring SUI Chairperson Hugh Norton and SUI member Angela Prior. Or if you miss it, catch up on RTE Player at http://www.rte.ie/player/show/10692301/
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Training Calendar 2017

Here is the SUI training calendar as it stands for the rest of the year: 3rd – 5th March BCL training 25th – 26th March SRT 2 20th May BCL/CL Re-validation 10th June Resin Anchor Placement 8th-10th September BCL Assessment TBA Surveying For more details on dates and bookings please contact suitrainer@caving.ie  
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Irish Speleology 22 Out Now

The SUI is pleased to announce the imminent publication of the 22nd issue of Irish Speleology, the high quality journal of the Speleological Union of Ireland, on the 28th of October 2016   Editors Petie Barry and Alastair Kennedy, as well as all the contributors, have put in a lot of hard work preparing this high quality publication […]
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Bréifne Caving Club Try Caving 22nd November

Bréifne Caving Club will be running a free Try Caving event on the 22nd of November. Meet at 11AM in Blacklion (Co. Cavan). Helmets and lights will be provided, over 18s only. To book, email breifnecaving at yahoo dot com.
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