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Bavarian Orienteering Tour 2018

Competition nameBavarian Orienteering Tour 2018
Start date20180810
End date20180815
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityBamberg, Regensburg, Passau, Landshut
Club/organizerFörderverein OL Bayern
Region of countryBayern/Bavaria
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners500
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Latest entry date31.07.2018
Event descriptionIn 2012, many orienteers from all over the world spent an amazing week of orienteering and sightseeing in Bavaria, one of the most beautiful parts of Germany. In August 2018 the Bavarian orienteering clubs work together again to present another edition of this very special multiday event. Five stages in forested areas and historical towns and various sightseeing possibilities wait for the participants!
Terrain descriptionVarios terrains in Bavaria wait for the participants: forests with impressive sandstone rocks and limestone formations, castles, historical town centers and detailed park terrains.
Training possibilitiesFive stages and training maps on the rest day offer orienteering possibilities each morning. They build the sportive part of the Bavarian Orienteering Tour 2018. The Tour starts in Bamberg, moves south to Regensburg and will offer stages also in Bavarian Forest, Passau and Landshut.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Sightseeing in UNESCO World Heritage towns Bamberg and Regensburg, a boat trip on the river Danube, a visit of Bavaria's second biggest beer Festival, and exploring the beautiful historical town centers of Landshut and Passau will give you the chance to discover the History of Bavaria each afternoon after the races. You can also enjoy the beautiful landscape of Bavaria by walking or hiking.
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