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5. Winter O Cup

Competition name5. Winter O Cup
Start date20200128
End date20200202
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityIstanbul
Club/organizerKuzey Geyikleri Doğa Sporları Kulübü / Oryantiring Akademi
Region of countryIstanbul
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact email address
Contact phone number+905392395773
Contact postal addressİnönü Cd. No:41/A Sarıyer İstanbul 34473
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions20km
Latest entry date10.01.2020
Entry fee (Euro)5stages 50€ 10 stages 100€
Event description5th Wınter O Cup event will be in Istanbul. It will be at Belgrad forest and different places of Istanbul.One of the most known orienteering event of Istanbul is organized by Kuzey Geyikleri DSK and Oryantiring Akademi. At the forth year of Winter O Cup will be an orienteering fest during 5 days. Eleven orienteering events include 5 sprint at night. Turkey has big advantage at the winter period like Spain and Italy. Our host city Istanbul has to sides one part in Asia and one part in Europe. Four of stages at beautifull Bosphorus side. And also four events will be at Belgrad Forests the home of orienteering clubs.
Terrain description7 of 10 Stages will be as sprint. 3 stages will be at Belgrad Forest which is beauty nature. The forest offers a runnable but hilly terrain with bowl-type valleys, lots of gullies, many depressions, streams alongside the forest roads, small streams at the deep gullies and fallen trees. In some places thorny undergrowth may slow down the pace. It is basically a beech forest but with some pine areas on the upper parts as well.
Training possibilitiesWinter O Camp will be organized for 5 days before Winter O Cup. If you want to do training begore event please contact with us.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.You have to much oppurtunity in the most popular turkish city İstanbul. Museums, historical places, avenues, the Bosphorus, park etc...
Live results available?No
Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
Start time of live broadcast (CET)10:00
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