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Nice holidays (Czech Paradise)

Competition nameNice holidays (Czech Paradise)
Start date20070811
End date20070812
CountryCzech Republic
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityTurnov
Club/organizerTJ Turnov
Region of countryNorthern
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners1000
WRE event?No
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Contact email address
Contact phone number+420774948126
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions1km
Latest entry dateUntil the number of 750 participants is reached
Entry fee (Euro)13 Euro for 3 stages
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)15 Euro
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)2 Euros
Event descriptionTwo days event with 3 stages (middle, sprint, long) in very unique sandstone terrain Drabovna, which has been banned for orienteers for 8 years since 1999 Czech Elite Cup. As Kim Faggerud from Finland stated in the interview: "Drabovna is one of the most spectacular areas in the region, it is andstone terrain at its best, just perfect."
Terrain descriptionVery rocky and hilly terrain with spectacular areas of labyrinths and narrow sideways. Blueberry undergrowth and partly thick forest.
Training possibilitiesTraining is possible on Thursday and Friday before the event. Contact the organiser for surroundings maps.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Great for snadstone rock climbing, hiking, bike trips. River Jizera is just few minutes by walk and it is favourite destination for families with children.
Street address of navigation pointDrabovna
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