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FIVE DAYS PUGLIA 2010 sport&forest&beach

Competition nameFIVE DAYS PUGLIA 2010 sport&forest&beach
Start date20101004
End date20101008
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityRodi Garganico - Foggia
Club/organizerPWT Italia
Region of countryPuglia
Number of competition days500
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions15km
Latest entry date15 September 2010
Entry fee (Euro)Adult: 45 Euro; H/D-16 35 euro
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)25-45 euro HB
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)5-10 euro
Event description3days of forest + 2 days of cities Fun, Holiday, Orienteering and beach
Terrain descriptionGargano forest,is manily constituted of gigantic beeches and yews. The elevation is between 500 to 900 meters above sea level. The limestone plateau is carved with hundreds of depressions that make orienteering technically attractive.
Training possibilitiesYes, on requirest
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Monte Gargano is a mountain in Apulia, Italy forming the backbone of the peninsula Promontorio del Gargano on the Adriatic Sea. Most of the upland area, about 1,211.18 kmē above the development along the coasts and in the lower valleys, is now a national park, Parco nazionale del Gargano, formed in 1995. It is administratively part of the Province of Foggia. Gargano is a peninsula partly mountainous and partly covered by the remains of an ancient forest, Foresta Umbra, the only remaining part in Italy of the ancient oak and beech forest that once covered much of Central Europe as well as the Appenine deciduous montane forests biome.
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