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3 Days of France 2009

Competition name3 Days of France 2009
Start date20080711
End date20080713
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or city80 Km south of Paris in Fontainebleau forest
Region of countrySeine et Marne
Number of competition days3+1
Expected number of runners1500
WRE event?Yes
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Event description3 day International Foot Orienteering event in the Forest of Fontainebleau, 80 km south of Paris. 1st day MD, 2nd day LD et WRE, 3rd day LD. Possibility to participate at a 4th day race “THE 77”, a foot orienteering race of 15.4 km and 77 controls. Shorter circuits will also be available.
Terrain descriptionThe Fontainebleau forest is one of the biggest and most beautiful forests of France, famous for its rocky chaos of sandstone and its sand deserts, it offers an extraordinary variety of landscapes.
Training possibilitiesWe propose training possibilities Friday 10th of July. Maps will be available at the event center.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.There are many activities and beautiful sites to visit near by: the Fontainebleau Castle is just a few kilometers away. Also climbing, horseback riding and hiking sites are in the surroundings.
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