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Night Hawk - formerly known as Krokskogstafetten

Competition nameNight Hawk - formerly known as Krokskogstafetten
Start date20130809
End date20130810
CountryNorway
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityOslo
Club/organizerNight Hawk
Region of countryAkershus
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners5000
WRE event?No
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions5km
Latest entry date1st august 2013
Entry fee (Euro)50-200
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)20+
Event descriptionKrokskogstafetten in Oslo was a huge relay in the 1970's. Everyone in Norway participated, and only the toughest Swedes has finished it. The Finns only heard the rumors of it 9th - 10th August 2013 it will be revisited and reimagined, as Night Hawk, with 3 night and 3 day legs. Suitable for 14-16, 17+ and veterans It is Social and Prestigious!
Terrain descriptionTechnical demanding Norwegian terrain. Moderate hilly. The terrain changes between very runable to tricky runability.
Training possibilitiesVisit: http://nighthawk.no/training-package/ And: http://nighthawk.no/oing-before-and-after/ The organizer of Night Hawk 2013 is proud to present a line of very nice trainings that is possible to use both before and after Night Hawk 2013. Oslo and Akershus is the orienteering capital of Norway. The trainings include, but not limited to: - The Thierry-Course (can you do it under 60minutes? We bet you can't and will set up a prize for everyone who manage!) - Controll-picking - The World Cup courses from 1994
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Visit: https://www.knighthawk.no/culture/ And: http://nighthawk.no/oing-before-and-after/ Oslo, Akershus and the area around offers a huge amount of options. Oslo is the cultural capital of Norway. The famous mountains and the fjords of Norway is just 2 hours away. Combine this with the o-camp and JWOC2015 preperations.
Live results available?Yes
Live GPS tracking available?Yes
Live TV available?Yes
Start time of live broadcast (CET)21:00
Info about live coverageEvery detailed coverage expected from a top international orienteering relay will be available.
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