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Grand Prix Slovakia/Slovak Karst Cup

Competition nameGrand Prix Slovakia/Slovak Karst Cup
Start date20100819
End date20100822
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityDedinky, Roznava
Club/organizerATU Košice
Region of countryKosice
Number of competition days4
Expected number of runners1000
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number+421 915 872 938
Contact postal addressATU Kosice, klub orientacneho behu, Watsonova 4, 040 01 Kosice, Slovakia
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions55 km
Latest entry date18th August 2010
Entry fee (Euro)25
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)17
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)3
Event descriptionGrand Prix Slovakia/Slovak Karst Cup is the biggest competition in Slovakia in 2009. All stages will take place in 2 National parks -Slovak Karst (Slovenský kras) and Slovak Paradise(Slovenský raj). First two stages will be held in absolutely different terrain than E3 and E4. E1, E2 will be held in Slovak Karst, E3, E4 will be held in Slovak Paradise.
Terrain descriptionE1, E2 - karst plateau with depressions. Mostly semiopen or open area with changing runability and visibility. Parts of terrain are covered by deciduous forest with changing runnability and visibility. Terrain of E1, E2 is very similar to the terrain of JWOC 2012. E3, E4 - karst terrain of mountain plateau Geravy in Slovak Paradise. There are numerous cliffs and rocks in some parts of the terrain, as well as mountain meadows with scattered trees and groves. Mostly coniferous or mixed forest with many forest roads and paths.
Training possibilities18th August 2010
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.National parks Slovak Paradise and Slovak Karst are ones of the most favorite places for holiday in Slovakia. There are a lot of possibilities for holiday activities - hiking, swimming, visiting of ice or karst caves, castles, mountain biking,...,,
Street address of navigation pointDedinky
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