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Orava Orienteering Weekend

Competition nameOrava Orienteering Weekend
Start date20130524
End date20130526
CountrySlovakia
Race typeNational
Nearest place or cityRuzomberok
Club/organizerOrienteering club Ruzomberok
Region of countryOrava, Liptov
Number of competition days2
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number00421 905 683 618
Latest entry date10th May 2013
Entry fee (Euro)6-16
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)12,5 - 15
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)2
Event description2-day event - Open individual competition: middle and long distance with specified order of control points. This race will take place on the root of the hill Velky Choc. This area offers amazing view on surrounding country. You will have many possibilities to relax in thermal parks after race. You can visit Orava castle, one of the most beautiful castes in Slovakia.
Terrain descriptionBeautiful mountain terrain with lots of details (plenty of rocks and boulders of various sizes small shallow depressions). Mainly coniferous forest with good runnability, visibility and medium path network.
Training possibilitiesFor more information see homepage of event.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Velky Choc 1611 m is one of the most visited hills in Slovakia. Among other things it is popular with tourists, because it exceeds surrounding hills. The summit offers a beautiful panoramic view of the whole Orava, West and High Tatras, Liptov, Low Tatras, and Fatra ADMISSION TO THE AQUAPARK Each competitor receives 60% discount of the entry fee to the water park during the event. The price is 5 for two hours of entry fee. Usual price is 14 three-hour entry fee. Visitors will receive a discount 40% off the entry fee; If they collect discount coupons at the finish of the race at the first and second day of competition. http://www.aquakubin.eu/ ADMISSION TO ORAVA CASTLE There will be admission discount 50% for each participant to Orava Castle and Chapel of st. Michael during the event (from 24th May to 26th May 2013) prices are as follows: children under 6 years - free of charge pupils - 2 (standard price 3.50 ) university students, adults, pensioners - 3 (standard price 6 ) SHOPPING IN SPORT SHOP Competitors can make a purchase in the "Adam sport" shop during the event (from 24th May to 26th May 2013) with 20% discount; this discount also applies to purchase in online store. For the website of the shop use: http://www.adamsport.eu/
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