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Saaristorastit - Skärgårdsträffen - Archipelago Run

Competition nameSaaristorastit - Skärgårdsträffen - Archipelago Run
Start date20120415
End date20120415
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityPargas/Parainen
Club/organizerPargas IF
Region of countrySouthwestern Finland
Number of competition days1
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number+358503512960
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions0 km
Latest entry dateApr 08, 2012
Entry fee (Euro)7 - 10 - 14 €
Event descriptionThe first area in Finland without snow in the spring is the southwestern archipelago. The spring competition will be the first bigger event for orienteers from all around the country, and often also from other countries. Middle distance courses in the main classes, normal distances in the other classes.
Terrain descriptionFast, open archipelago terrain with good runnability.
Training possibilitiesPargas IF offers trainings in the archipelago all spring. All maps used are updated this year. There's also a possibility to be accomodated in the club house in the centre of Pargas/Parainen.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Possibility to do hiking, canoeing, cross country skiing in a skitunnel, a visit in Finland's biggest open mine, meet sheep at a farm or go wine tasting.
Street address of navigation pointKärrängsvägen/Suoniityntie 44
Live results available?Yes
Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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