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Highlands Open 2008 - The Latin Countries Cup

Competition nameHighlands Open 2008 - The Latin Countries Cup
Start date20080829
End date20080831
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityAsiago - Vicenza
Club/organizerErebus Orientamento Vicenza ASD
Region of countryVeneto
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners1000
WRE event?Yes
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Contact postal addressVia A. Rossi 133, 36100 Vicenza - ITALY
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions5960 m
Latest entry dateAugust, 20th 2008
Event descriptionAnnual International Orienteering Event in Asiago. Highlands Open 2008 will host the Latin Countries Cup 2008 (Latinum Certamen) and a World Ranking Event with an International Elite Champions' Sprint race (monetary prizes) in Asiago.
Terrain descriptionContinental terrain, very detailed, good runnability and stones. Vegatation in Silver fir, Norway spruce, beech
Training possibilitiesTraining Camps - August 24th to 27th, 2008 6 maps with various courses (Sport-Ident Timing)
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.You can visit or use other attractions that have a convention with the organization committee of Highlands Open 2008 during the week: - Swimming Pool at Canove - Astronomical Observer of Asiago (the biggest in Italy) - First World War (1915-1918) Museum - Visit at the Cheese-making factory (Caseificio) in Asiago - Ice-Skating Ring in Asiago - Rafting; Hydro Speed; River Trekking - Mountain Bike
Street address of navigation pointViale della Vittoria
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