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Portugal O' Meeting 2011

Competition namePortugal O' Meeting 2011
Start date20110305
End date20110308
CountryPortugal
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityPortalegre
Club/organizerGrupo Desportivo dos Quatro Caminhos
Region of countryNorte Alentejo
Number of competition days4
Expected number of runners2000
WRE event?Yes
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Contact email address
Contact phone number+ 351 936264216
Contact postal addressAvenida Senhora da Hora (EX-GNR), 4460-422 Senhora da Hora
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions22km
Latest entry date26 /02/2011
Entry fee (Euro)24,00€
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)45,00€
Event descriptionThe Portugal "O" Meeting is a foot orienteering event, integrated in IOF's World Ranking (IOF WRE) and in the Portuguese Orienteering Federation's Cup, open to people of any age, that may participate in the competition or open classes, individually, or in group. The Portugal "O" Meeting will be composed by the following events: 3 and 4, March 2011 - Model Events; 5, March 2011 - Long distance event in Alter do Chão (Coudelaria de Alter); 6, March 2011 - Middle distance event – Couto da Arnela, Crato; 7, March 2011 - Middle distance event – Norte Alentejano O’ Meeting (WRE) Entre-Ribeiras, Portalegre; 8, March 2011 - Long distance event - Entre-Ribeiras – Portalegre;
Terrain description The terrain is typical Alentejo, with cork-oak and holm-oak trees (sparse) with several rocky and vegetation elements
Training possibilities http://www.gd4caminhos.com/eventos/pom2011/en/pom2011/model-events
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Short race reportALTER DO CHÃO – CRATO – PORTALEGRE From 05 till 08 March 2011, Alter do Chão, Crato and Portalegre will be literally invaded by orienteers from every part of the World. Portugal’O’Meeting is the most important from all portuguese regularly organized events in Foot Orienteering. In 2011 it will be organized by Grupo Desportivo 4 Caminhos joined with the municipalities of Portalegre, Crato and Alter do Chão and the Portuguese Orienteering Federation. In the history of Portugal’O’Meeting this is the second time that GD 4 Caminhos will organize this event after it’s first time held in Paredes de Coura and Viana do Castelo. History of
Live results available?No
Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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