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Challenge Alaric'o

Competition nameChallenge Alaric'o
Start date20111022
End date20111023
Race typeLocal
Nearest place or cityCARCASSONNE
Club/organizerCDCO 11
Region of countryAude
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners500
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Event descriptionA weekend of orienteering featuring three events jointly organised by the COORE and RDPA clubs, based in and around the famous medieval City of Carcassonne (southern France, close to the Mediteranean). All events on new IOF maps of unforgettable areas. *Saturday afternoon* : a memorable relay event in the world-famous Cité de Carcassonne, a UNESCO world-heritage site and Europe’s largest medieval walled city. Orienteer through the streets and fortifications of a bygone age. Map extended and updated in 2011. *Saturday night* middle distance night race in detailed technical terrain, part forest, part semi-open, with a plenty of intricate contour features to test the best orienteers. Rarely used area, map updated 2011. *Sunday morning :* long distance event on a pleasant and surprising area, a large open wilderness overlooking the busy plain below. New area for orienteering, map 2011.
Street address of navigation pointcarcassonne
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