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Velikden Cup

Competition nameVelikden Cup
Start date20130503
End date20130506
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityTargovishte, Bulgaria
Club/organizerVariant 5 Targovishte
Region of countryTargovishte
Number of competition days4
Expected number of runners1000
WRE event?Yes
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Contact email address
Contact phone number+359878561166
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions20km
Latest entry date20.04.2013
Entry fee (Euro)40-50, reduced for region countries
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)10
Event descriptionVELIKDEN CUP 2013 Four days of Orienteering during Orthodox Easter in the hearth of Bulgaria Targovishte. Includes One Man Relay, Sprint, Middle and WRE Long distance.
Terrain descriptionThe forests in Targovishte region are mainly mixed forests with big parts of oak and beech. Mainly very good runnability. Lots of little creeks, gullies, ditches, trenches, foxholes and rocks add some thrill to the interesting and hilly terrain.
Training possibilitiesThere is a wide range of training maps in Targovishte area suitable for trainings. Please let the organizer know your needs.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Velikden Cup can easily be combined with an extended holiday in Bulgaria. From the event center it takes only two hours to the Black Sea coast and many culturan places.
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