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Competition name2nd ANDALUCIA O MEETING 2011
Start date20110225
End date20110228
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityBarbate and Caños de Meca (Cádiz)
Region of countryAndalucia (Spain)
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number+34 663370967
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions1 km!
Latest entry date10 February 2011
Entry fee (Euro)6-9 eur/event
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)15
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)4
Event descriptionAndalucia-O-Meeting 2011 is organised in the 'Meca of Orienteering', the magnificent micro-dunes of the natural area "Pinar de la Brena", located between Barbate and Canos de Meca, Cadiz province. Our objective is to offer you "different" and fun high quality competitions, in the mild winter climate of the desolate Atlantic Beaches (15-25C) having you taste some of Andalucia's culture and food.
Terrain descriptionTerrains are generally fast, detailed, with many small hills and depressions, hard sand dunes with pines, mixed with some low bushes, all next to the seaside. Proffesional Cartographers have worked for the event and the training camp in 2009 and 2010. Their names Janne Weckman (Fin), Mario Rodríguez (Esp), Zdenek Rajnosec (Cze) & Ingvard Svanberg (Swe)
Training possibilitiesInternational Training CentrO Parque Natural de la Brena - Barbate - 25sq kms of quality O-maps at walking distance - 150 permanent controls in pure nature - SI trainings during major training weeks - flexible accomodation; self-catering or half board - sweet climate next to the Atlantic Ocean Does this sound good? Then come and visit our newly established International Training CentrO, at the magnificent micro-dunes of the nature park "Pinar de la Brena", located between Barbate and (the Meca of Orienteering) Canos de Meca, Cadiz province, Andalucia. After 10 years of experience in organizing O-camps in Spain and Portugal, we considered Barbate costline as perfect base for top level training & leisure in a mild winter climate surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and great Andalucia's culture and food.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Organised trip-O to North morocco!!, rental bike, horse riding, whales and penguis watching in the Gibralatar strait Don´t miss the Andalucia Sun-O week here
Street address of navigation pointLos Caños de Meca
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Live results available?Yes
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Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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