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Competition nameMidnattsolgaloppen
Start date20190621
End date20190623
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityALTA
Club/organizerAlta o-lag
Region of countryFinnmark
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners1000
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Contact phone number+47 91879435
Contact postal addresspostboks 1257
Event descriptionWelcome to Alta in 2019 Midnattsolgaloppen 2019 will be arranged in Alta. Alta o-lag is looking forward to host orientereers from all over the world, and to show you the area around Alta. We can offer three stages in great terrain. The races will take place at two event centers and will offer varied and demanding orienteering
Terrain descriptionThe event center for stage 1 and 2 is Sarves alpinsenter (Sarves ski-resort) First stage, Friday 21 June, is long distance. The terrain is hilly (but the majority of the climb one will make away on the way to start) with few paths and trails. It consist of arctic birchwood, and an open mountain plateau. The runability is high and the amount of mapped details are sparse. Stage 2, Saturday 22 June is middle distance. The event center is the same as on day 1, but the terrain is quite different. It is not so hilly, and has more paths, trails and fields The last stage, Sunday 23 June, is long distance. The event center is Kaiskuru skistadion. The terrain is hilly, with some paths and ski-tracks. The amount of mapped details is high in some areas of the terrain.
Street address of navigation pointpostboks 1257
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