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Ilves 3

Competition nameIlves 3
Start date20160429
End date20160501
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityTartu; Otepää
Club/organizerOK Ilves
Region of countryTartu
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact phone number+3725271512
Contact postal addressKastani 42 50410 Tartu Estonia
Latest entry date25.04.16
Entry fee (Euro)9/5/3 per day
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)on your own
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)on your own
Event descriptionWe invite orienteers from all over the world to participate in our traditional spring competition Ilves-3 which is held in the technically and physically challenging forests of Päidlapalu and Kirikuküla. The same region ja similar terrains as for WOC2017.
Terrain descriptionKirikuküla: The competition takes place in the Otepää Uplands near the Elva river headwaters. Height difference on the terrain is 45 meters. The terrain is rather varied. The kame field consists of depressions, hills and small swamps in between them next to a swampterrain with dry-land protrusions. There is a dense network of roads and narrow rides altough nature is starting to reclaim the smaller tracks. Runnability in the forest varies from very good to medium. Map: Kirikuküla 2015002. Author Kalle Kalm. Contour interval 2,5 meters. Fieldwork in autumn 2014. Previous map: Kirikuküla 0108. Päidlapalu: Terrain is varying from high slopes to smallest contours. Height difference is 65m, being up to 45m on one slope. Runnability in the forest varies from good to poor. Lots of different sizes of swamps, where runnability varies. Map: Päidlapalu 2013016. Fieldwork and author Avo Veermäe, Madis Oras 2012; renewal april 2016.
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Live results available?No
Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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