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Croatia open 2013

Competition nameCroatia open 2013
Start date20130723
End date20130728
CountryCroatia
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityDelnice, Krk
Club/organizerOK Ris Delnice
Region of countryPrimorsko-Goranska region
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners1000
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Contact phone number+385981718376
Contact postal addressIvica Urbanc, Stjepana Radića 1, 51300 Delnice, Croatia
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions65
Entry fee (Euro)8€-12€ (depending on category and entry time)
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)5€ person/night in sport hall
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)5€ person/night in camp near sport hall
Event descriptionEnough with boring terrains, easy courses and cheap advertisement! Croatia open 2013 will set out new high standards for all of you! 6 days, 5 stages, 5 different types of terrain, 5 giant training areas on altitude from 0-1200m asl with more than 20 sq km of mapped area, sunny weather and charming Croats!
Terrain description1st stage - sub-alpine plateu on 1000 m altitude 2nd stage - urban, old town Krk and it΄s Mediterranean surrounding with pine forest 3rd stage - detailed karst in National park Risnjak 4th stage - unique flat area with marses and lakes in strict forest reserve mixed with karst terrain 5th stage - extreme primeval karst with forest never touched by human hand
Training possibilitiesWe will provide you several training maps on altitude from 0 m to 1200 m. Maps are drawn mainly by well known Czech, Ukrainian and Slovenian mapmakers providing you high drawing standards in tehnicly quite demanding surrounding on both urban and forest area. In region Gorski kotar we are offering you training areas on karst, continentall and alpine type of terrain while in Kvarner region we will offer you sprint training maps on Mediterranean terrains.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Beside hiking, canoeing or cycling in highlands (we have plenty of mountain peaks higher than 1400 m) you can try out water-skiing, diving, swimming, submarine excursions, bungee jumping and many other activities in our Adriatic coast.
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