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Cupa Velikden 2011, Bugaria

Competition nameCupa Velikden 2011, Bugaria
Start date20110422
End date20110425
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or city7700 Targovishte, Bulgaria
Club/organizerSKO Variant 5, Targoviste, Bulgaria
Region of countryNortheastern Bulgaria
Number of competition days4
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?Yes
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Contact email address
Contact phone number+41792261327
Contact postal addressP.O.Box 234, BG-7700 Targovishte, Bulgaria
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions25 km
Latest entry dateApril 10th, 2011
Entry fee (Euro)33 to 47 Euro - all four starts included
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)12 Euro per person and night
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)not available
Event descriptionTraditional 4-days-orienteering festival in northeastern Bulgaria: Competitions always on completely new maps, splendid possibility to enjoy Bulgarian food, music and culture, entertaining Evening of the Orienteers. The competitions offer high quality competitions to elite runners - and focus at the same time with big effort (and lots of fun) on our youngsters in Bulgarian orienteering.
Terrain descriptionoak forests and mixed forests in the Balkan Mountains. Good runnability. Flat to hilly terrains with many ditches, trenches, gullies, fox holes.
Training possibilitiesThe organizing club offers a range of 20 maps in the surroundings of Targoviste covering the typical types of terrains. Trainings may be organized on demand, to cover the needs of the clubs taking part. If you are looking for training possibilities, please contact the organizers in time.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.You find many historic and touristic places in the surroundings of Targoviste: The cities of Preslav, Shoumen, Veliko Tarnovo, Rousse. As well visit to Targoviste can easily be combined with a stay at the Black Sea coast (Varna).
Street address of navigation point30. January-Street, BG-7700 Targovishte
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Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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