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Prague Easter

Competition namePrague Easter
Start date20090410
End date20090412
CountryCzech Republic
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityŽelízy (45 km N from Prague) and Okna (75 km N from Prague)
Club/organizerOOB Kotlářka
Region of countryKokořín region, Czech Republic
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners1000
WRE event?No
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Event descriptionPrague Easter (also known under Sandstone Easter) is a competition with a ten-years tradition. It takes place during Easter (Fri-Sun) in the region Kokorinsko or its neighbourhood. Start your orienteering season by this challenging event and experince the very special orienteering in SANDSTONE areas! Then enjoy Easter Monday exploring Prague or natural and cultural sights in Kokorinsko.
Terrain descriptionThe event is known for the great sandstone areas. The first stage at Certovy hlavy (http://csob.tmapserver.cz/docs/rastry/3235a.jpg) will show you rugged terain with deep as well as shalow valleys, rocky ridges, rock and boulder formations. The second and third stage at Enkláva (http://csob.tmapserver.cz/docs/rastry/4289a.jpg) will offer you an unusual combination: sandstone formations in a "fast forest".
Training possibilitiesMaps for further training will be sold on Thursday April 9.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Information will be posted on the website.
Street address of navigation pointŽelízy (1st stage), Okna (2nd and 3rd stage)
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