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Croatia Open 2009

Competition nameCroatia Open 2009
Start date20090703
End date20090705
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityDelnice
Club/organizerOrienteering Club "Ris" Delnice, Croatia
Region of countryFužine - Delnice – Crni Lug – Gorski kotar
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?Yes
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Latest entry date25.06.2009
Entry fee (Euro)7 € per race
Event descriptionCategories: M/W 10, 12, 14, 16, 17-20, 21A, 21B, 35, 45, 55, M21E,OPEN-long, OPEN-short; Competition type: 1st day : sprint (WRE),Fužine; 2nd day : middle (WRE), Crni Lug; 3rd day : short long, Delnice;
Terrain descriptionMaps: 1st day: Fužine, 1 : 4 000, E=5 m, 2007; 2nd day: Crni Lug, 1 : 10 000, E=5 m, 2008; 3rd day: Delnice, 1 : 15 000, E=5 m, 2007; Terrain: 1st day: continental, urban, path network; 2nd day: karst, path network, steep; 3rd day: karst, many relief details, path network;
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Dear orienteering friends, Orienteering club „Ris“ Delnice is organizing three-day international open Croatian championship under name „Croatia open“, from 03rd-05th july 2009. Competition will be held in surounding of city Delnice and place Crni lug, as well on the sprint map „Purga“ in Fužine. Delnice are highlands place in region Gorski kotar which is placed from Adriatic coast for about 40 minutes of driving with your car, while Fužine are even closer but you have also posibility of freshing-up in two highlands lakes which are close to this leader touristic destination in Gorski kotar. We consider that our competition is great oportunuty for you to spend few active sport days in mountain part of Croatia, and to use oportunity for visiting and vecation on Croatian coast and sea. So far on our competitions during last years we were host for many good runners like; Annika Björk, Marco Seppi, Alessio Tenani, Michela Guizzardi, Thomas Krejci , Herwig Allwinger , Jan Skřička , Michal Smola , Allan Mogensen, Péter Vonyó, Pierre Kaltenbacher, Gernot Kerschbaumer, Renate Fauner, Janine Hensman, Jaromir Svihovsky, Timo Savonen, Mariia Semark, Grace Elson… Hope to see you also next year! Many greetings from Croatia!
Street address of navigation pointDelnice
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