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Transylvania Open 2013

Competition nameTransylvania Open 2013
Start date20130718
End date20130721
CountryRomania
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityCluj-Napoca
Club/organizerTranSilva
Region of countryCluj
Number of competition days4
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions25
Latest entry date07.07.2013
Entry fee (Euro)all days 15-20 euro
Event descriptionTransylvania Open 2013 (ed. 12), a 4-day event organised by a handfull engaged orienteers from the club "TranSilva" from Cluj, who are willing to offer you interesting, technically and physically demanding orienteering races! Cluj-Napoca (Kolozsvár [HUN], Klausenburg [GER]) is the biggest orienteering centre in Transylvania, and one of the biggest in the country. The history of orienteering in Cluj goes back to the 50-ties, since then generations of map-makers, course-setters and competitors enriched the O-community with their work and experiences. Cluj is not only a centre for orienteering, but also a cultural and industrial centre, being one of the most significant university cities in Romania. You find more information and can get a "taste" of the region and the country on the pages Pictures, Photo gallery and Tourist Info. We hope that you will enjoy your stay, and gather some nice memories from this corner of the (orienteering-)world, "the forests of vampires" !
Terrain descriptionHilly, many contour details, deciduous forests, open and semiopen lands; variable runnability and visibility
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