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Transylvania O Tour

Competition nameTransylvania O Tour
Start date20110822
End date20110828
Race typeTour-O
Nearest place or cityVictoria and Cluj Napoca
Club/organizerClubul Elevilor Victoria and Austin OC
Region of countryTransylvania
Number of competition days7
WRE event?Yes
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Contact phone number0040751955385
Contact postal addressUrdea Radu, str.1 Decembrie 1918, bl.9, ap.8, Oras Victoria, jud. Brasov, Romania
Latest entry date15.08.2011
Event descriptionWelcome to the Transylvania-O-Tour 2011, an event that aims to offer you an unforgettable week in "the land of vampires". The tour starts in the heart of Romania, the Town of Victoria, where back in 2001 the Latin Countries Cup was held. The town is surrounded by remarkable natural landscapes and challenging orienteering maps. After four days of training and visiting around Victoria we will move to the "unofficial capital of Transylvania", the City of Cluj Napoca, where the Transylvania Open will take place, one of the biggest Romanian orienteering competition which includes a long distance WRE (IOF World Ranking Event). We offer a full package at the price of 250 Euro (the price may change depending on the type of accommodation you choose). What is included in the package? * 3 Trainings around the town Victoria * Entry fee for Transylvania Open and Romanian Cup * Accommodation in Victoria and Cluj Napoca (in 3-4 stars hostels or apartments) * Trips and guided tours: Dracula’s castle, Transfagarasan, Sibiu, Fagaras Moutains * Transportation from Victoria to Cluj Napoca * Transportation to trainings and competition center every day For more information please contact us at
Terrain descriptionHilly, many contour details, deciduous forests, open and semiopen lands; variable runnability and visibility.
Training possibilitiesAround the town of Victoria where there are plenty of maps and very good terrains, where you can challenge interesting, technically and physically demanding orienteering races.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Visit of the Bran (Dracula's) Castle Hike to the highest peak of Romania (Moldoveanu Peak, 2544m) Trip to Transfagarasan and Sibiu (Hermanstadt): visiting museums
Street address of navigation pointstr.1 Decembrie 1918, Victoria, Romania
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