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Lieldienu balva

Competition nameLieldienu balva
Start date20230410
End date20230410
CountryLatvia
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityRīga
Club/organizerOzons
Region of countryRiga
Number of competition days1
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?Yes
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URL for invitation[Link]
Contact email address
Contact phone number+371 26685479
Contact postal addressTālivalža iela 21a-44
Latest entry dateApril 4th
Entry fee (Euro)20
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)40
Event descriptionProbably the oldest sprint orienteering race in the world, happening every year since 2002. This is a sprint orienteering competition in Riga - great opportunity to combine orienteering and Easter holiday getaway. For elite orienteers this race can be interesting because with this is a great opportunity to collect WRE points and experience knock-out sprint action.
Terrain descriptionLieldienu balva 2023 will take place in Riga, Purvciems. Terrain is dominated by soviet-era housing buildings, also private housing areas and schools, kindergartens are there. Pay attention to the specific "honeycomb" formation of the buildings!
Training possibilitiesContact Jānis Tamužs (+371 26685479, tamuzsjanis@gmail.com) for sprint orienteering training possibilities in Riga area. There are also high-quality forest terrain around Riga, training can be arranged.
Live results available?Yes
Live GPS tracking available?Yes
Live TV available?No
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