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Hungaria Cup 5 days

Competition nameHungaria Cup 5 days
Start date20170808
End date20170812
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityOrfű
Region of countryBaranya
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners1500
WRE event?Yes
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions15 km
Latest entry date07-25-2017
Event descriptionInternational, five -day individual event, with combined results and with chasing start on the 5th day. 1st day: The 58th Mecsek Cup for the M/W21 E categories with WRE leg. Organised for the 3rd time (1997,2007,2016) in the district of Pécs-Orfű-Abaliget, in the Western forests of Mecsek ,a karstic area rich in depressions and deep valleys.
Terrain descriptionA real taste of orienteering, typical variation of the karstic terrains with large depressions, dolinas, rich in roadnetwork. Runnability and visibility is excellent in most parts of the competition area though there are some prints of forestry work some days. Additional corrected parts will be used on WRE. Altitude above sea level is 200-400m.
Training possibilitiesAvailable on 05.08. and 06.08. 2017
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Accompanied races Swimming pools: Orfű Aqua Park,Orfű small Lake, Abaliget lake,Hertelend Spa Individual free time programmes. Pécs, Villány, Mohács, Szigetvár (details later)
Live results available?Yes
Direct URL for live results[Link]
Live GPS tracking available?No
Live TV available?No
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