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Gósol 2 Days: Ultra-Long Distance Catalonian Championships 2012 and Catalonia Cup

Competition nameGósol 2 Days: Ultra-Long Distance Catalonian Championships 2012 and Catalonia Cup
Start date20120922
End date20120923
CountrySpain
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityGósol
Club/organizerUPC Orientació
Region of countryBarcelona
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number660678419
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions2km
Latest entry date14/09/2012
Entry fee (Euro)10
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)15-30€
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)8-15€
Event description2 days competition in the most mitic mountain of Catalonia: Pedraforca. Saturday: non oficial competition. Combination between orienteering and diferent activities and games. Sunday: Ultra-Long Distance Catalonian Championships 2012 and Catalonia Cup. Really tricky terrain, and courses. IOF classes and begginers classes. 6,5km2 map. Some photos of 2010 competition in the area: https://picasaweb.google.com/102397432247592893743/20101024CCGosolTrofeuCarlesLlado We are waiting for you! You can't miss it!
Terrain description6,5km2 map with scales: 1:15000 for Ultra-long distance (Men / Women Senior, M21A, W21A, M35, W35) and 1:10000 scales for the rest. Pre-pirinee terrain, with pineforest and detailed relief. Contour lines reading will be decisive. Alternation of steep and flat areas, very detailed relief vs. uniform one, nice views, meadows, rivers... Diferent orienteering technics will have to be applied. 2009 Map can be found here: http://routegadget.orientacio.org/cgi-bin/reitti.cgi?act=map&id=44&kieli= Fotos of the terrain: https://picasaweb.google.com/102397432247592893743/Gosol2010
Training possibilitiesThere are a lot of places near the village of Gósol to train around: La Pobla de Lillet, Sant Julià de Cerdanyola, Saldes, Vallcebre. Contact us. Saldes 2008 Map: http://routegadget.orientacio.org/cgi-bin/reitti.cgi?act=map&id=30&kieli=
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Lots of routes can be done in the area. You can get the Pedraforca's top, climb, walk, and much more other nature activities. Contact us for more information (clubupc@gmail.com)
Street address of navigation pointGósol
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