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Riga Cup

Competition nameRiga Cup
Start date20110421
End date20110422
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityBaldone
Club/organizerIK "Auseklis" and SAA "Magnēts"
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?Yes
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Contact phone number+37126685479
Latest entry date16th of april 2011
Event description"Riga Cup" or "Rīgas Kausi" in Latvian, for the first time will be WRE event. We offer high level competitions and snow-free wonderful terrain in the beginning of 2012 season for orienteers who enjoy going to new places and competitions!
Terrain descriptionMainly pine tree forest with many tracks and paths. Detailed karst terrain with runability from good to average. Terrain partly similar to the one for EOC 2012 in Dalarna.
Training possibilitiesA week long training camp will be organized from 22.04. - including trainings on relevant terrain, 3 Magnēts training competitions and the Riga cup in the end of the week. If interested in training in other thime of the year "Magnēts" organize training competitions in the region of Rīga 2 to 3 times a week all year around. More information and event calendar can be found on Magnēts website. Maps for individual training on relevant terrain are also available for purchase.
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