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28th Eger Grand Prix International Orienteering Event

Competition name28th Eger Grand Prix International Orienteering Event
Start date20161029
End date20161031
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityMezőkövesd
Club/organizerEgri Spartacus
Region of countryBükkalja
Number of competition days3
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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URL for invitation[Link]
Contact email address
Contact postal addressFekete Zoltán H-3395 Demjén, Széchenyi u. 47., Hungary
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions0 km
Latest entry date21 October 2016
Entry fee (Euro)6 / race
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)7-30 / night
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)3 / night
Event descriptionDay 1: Individual and relay short distance in Mezőkövesd town Day 2: Individual middle distande in Cserépfalu and surroundings Day 3: Individual long distande in Cserépfalu and surroundings Weather is usually mild and sunny, but rain and snow is also possible. Temperature is between 5 and 15 C.
Terrain descriptionDay 1: Downton of Mezőkövesd with zigzag streets, somewhere labyrinth type. Day 2-3: Medium height range terrain. The area has characteristic hill - sides, somewhere significant difference level. The terrain has rocks, limestone and chrcoal - burners. The undergrowth is rarely denser, whicsh makes the run slower, somewhere there are small parks.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Zsóry Thermal Spa waits for its guests in the recreational area located 3 km from the city centre with 21 pools. MATYÓ FOLK ART: The matyó heritage got on the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2012. Hadas - the old city: 150-200 year old thatched farmhouses, Gingerbread Village House, Kisjankó Bori Memorial House, Toyhouse, House of Enamels and Embroideries, Pottery House, School History Collection, Matyó Museum.
Street address of navigation pointMezőkövesd
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Live results available?No
Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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