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Kainuu Orienteering Week 30.6.-5.7.2019

Competition nameKainuu Orienteering Week 30.6.-5.7.2019
Start date20190630
End date20190705
CountryFinland
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or citySotkamo (Vuokatti)
Club/organizerSotkamon Jymy
Region of countryKainuu
Number of competition days4
Expected number of runners5000
WRE event?Yes
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URL for invitation[Link]
URL for video[Link]
Contact email address
Contact phone number+358447679533
Contact postal addressKisatie 28, 87250 Kajaani
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions25-30km
Latest entry date31.05.2019
Entry fee (Euro)12-160
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)25-80 / person / night
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)5-20 / tent / night
Event descriptionThe attraction of Kainuu Orienteering Week (KOW) is being based on experiences which can only be offered by the unique orienteering terrain, rich culture and clean nature of Kainuu area. Kainuu Orienteering Week is an annual, international orienteering event which is being held in Kainuu province, Finland. With reflecting the Finnish traditions Kainuu Orienteering Week is the second oldest orienteering week in the world and it has been held as many as 48 times. The event gathers around 3,500 to 10,000 orienteers annually which makes it one of the most popular sports events in Finland.
Terrain descriptionWill be informed later
Training possibilitiesWill be informed later
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Will be informed later
Street address of navigation pointSotkamo, Kainuu
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Live results available?Yes
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