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World Masters Orienteering Championships

Competition nameWorld Masters Orienteering Championships
Start date20110701
End date20110708
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityPecs
Club/organizerOrienteering Federation of Baranya County
Region of countryBaranya County
Number of competition days5
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Contact phone number+3630 8710219
Contact postal addressH-7602 Pécs, Rákóczi st. 46.
Latest entry date10 May 2011
Event descriptionHungary, Baranya County and the City of Pécs are giving home for the competitions of the World Masters Orienteering Championships between 30. June – 09.July 2011. With the offer of real orienteering terrain- treats, Mediterranean atmosphere, historical sights, wines of the Villany wine region and thermal baths, we wait with affection every orienteering runner to Pécs, to the city of European Capital Of Culture 2010.
Terrain descriptionSprint races will be organised in urban areas, characterised by greater climbs, narrow streets, inner courtyards, parks and open areas. he terrain is a hilly forest situated between 200-500m above the sea level. Runnability is generally good. The surface relief is dominantly karstic, characterised by numerous smaller or larger sink-holes and depressions, but the region is also a typical hilly country with versatile valley systems.
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