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"Portugal 'O' Summer 2009" - WRE

Competition name"Portugal 'O' Summer 2009" - WRE
Start date20090823
End date20090830
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityCantanhede (Tocha)
Number of competition days6 days (with WRE in the 29th of August)
Expected number of runners2000
WRE event?Yes
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Contact phone number+351 965 744 146
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions10km
Latest entry date31st May (10th August with extra fee)
Entry fee (Euro)40 (adult, model event + 6 days)
Event description6 days (with WRE in the 29th of August)
Terrain descriptionAt Portugal 'O' Summer you will be in contact with two mediterrenial terrains. One with detailed contours and clearings that makes navigation very tricky. Other of regular and more smooth contours. Both with pine tree forest! At Praia da Tocha you will get a sprint map with a mix of urban and forest map. Maps with scales 1:10000 - 2,5m contour
Training possibilitiesTraining camps are available all year in the region. Training possibilities in similar maps.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.The event center and competitions will be near the coast called "Silver Coast" with beautiful beaches and blue sea. More natural elements include dunes of sand, pine forest and corn fields. The region of the Bairrada is also known by its wines and the characteristic roasted suckling pig.
Street address of navigation pointPraia da Tocha
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