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Challenge Alaric'o

Competition nameChallenge Alaric'o
Start date20091031
End date20091101
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityCarcassonne
Region of countrySouth of France (Languedoc Roussillon)
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number+33684373361
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions15 km
Latest entry date15 october
Entry fee (Euro)20€/ 3 races
Event descriptionThe club COORE is preparing for you a two-days' event, with 3 orienteering competitions. This event takes place in near the famous medieval city of Carcassonne, in the South of France, closed to the Mediterannean sea. Maps of this 3 competitions are new, IOF compliant, and located on unforgettable contrysides.
Terrain description*Saturday Night* A short distance, by night in the very famous town Carcassonne,the biggest european medieval walled city. You're going to orienteer and run in an historic place, between strets and fortifications of and other age. *Saturday afternoon* a Middle distance takes place in a technical area with a lot of microrelief, rocky outcrops and open fields, *Sunday morning :* Long distance takes place in a very pleasant and surprising countryside, in the middle of wilderness,very running, with few low vegetation, many furrowed zones and microreliefs to please the amateurs of technical ground.
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