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“Volzhskie Prostory”

Competition name“Volzhskie Prostory”
Start date20140702
End date20140706
CountryRussia
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityNizhny Novgorod
Club/organizerVolzhskie Prostory
Region of countryNizhniy Novgorod Region
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners1500
WRE event?No
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Contact email address
Contact phone number+79159552086
Entry fee (Euro)M/W 10-18, M/W 55-88 – 15 EUR for all days; M/W 21-50 – 20 EUR for all days
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)At the recreation camp next to the Event Center – 10 EUR per person/night
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)At the camping site next to the Event Center – 1 EUR per tent/night
Event descriptionWe are pleased to invite you to our traditional championship ‘Volzhskie Prostori’ – 2014! Since being established in 1968, this is the first time our club is welcoming international participants. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity! The championship will be held at the National Park “Pustynskiy” - one of the most scenic forests of the Nizhniy Novgorod region of Russia. Famous for its unique chain of eight deep-water lakes, it offers an interesting terrain with plenty of detail. Categories: M/W 10-85 SI-cards will be used during all days and for all categories.
Terrain descriptionMostly pine forest with broad-leaved shrubs provides good running speeds. A few areas feature karst landforms and moss swamps.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.We will organize tours to the most interesting and historically important places of the Nizhniy Novgorod city and the region. The tours will be available during the championship week only.
Street address of navigation pointLatitude: 55.665739 Longitude: 43.577240
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