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Jan Kjellström International Festival of Orienteering 2015

Competition nameJan Kjellström International Festival of Orienteering 2015
Start date20150403
End date20150406
CountryGreat Britain
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityBroughton in Furness or Newby Bridge
Club/organizerBritish Orienteering & North-West Orienteering Association
Region of countryNorth-West England (Lake District)
Number of competition days4
Expected number of runners5000
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Contact phone numberTo be announced
Contact postal addressTo be announced
Max distance from eventcentre to competitionsThere is no formal event centre. The 3 April race is 85k south of the 4-6 April race locations. The 4-6 April races are within 30km drive.
Latest entry dateClosing date for individual races is 6 March and relays 15 March
Entry fee (Euro)Seniors:£11 Day 1,£18 Days 2-3 rising to £15 & £25.Juniors:£5.50 & £9 rising to £7.50 & £12.50. Relay teams:£24 Junior, £29 Senior rising to £30 & £48
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)http://www.thejk.org.uk/jk2015/index.php?pg=250
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)http://www.thejk.org.uk/jk2015/index.php?pg=250
Event description4 day Festival of Orienteering: Friday 3 April: Sprint event at University of Lancaster Saturday 4 April: Long race at Ulpha Park & Barrow Fell (middle distance for Elite classes) Sunday 5 April: Individual race at Bigland Monday 6 April: Relays at Graythwaite East Friday 3 April: TempO Saturday 4 April: PreO
Terrain descriptionSprint race: university campus. Other races: typical Lake District forested/semi-open and open terrain with complex contour and rock detail. Top quality orienteering areas in England. See map extracts. TempO: university campus PreO: sand dunes
Training possibilitiesTo be announced
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Walking, cycling & mountain biking, water sports, historic houses, parks & gardens. Find out more at www.golakes.co.uk
Street address of navigation pointThis marks the general area of the 4-6 April events, not the position of an event centre.
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