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3. Winter O Cup

Competition name3. Winter O Cup
Start date20180126
End date20180130
CountryTurkey
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or citySarıyer, İstanbul
Club/organizerKuzey Geyikleri Doğa Sporları Kulübü
Region of countryİstanbul
Number of competition days5
Expected number of runners500
WRE event?No
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Contact email address
Contact phone number+905553057058
Contact postal addressİnönü Cd. No:41/A Sarıyer İstanbul 34473
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions50km
Latest entry date24.01.2018
Entry fee (Euro)10-100€
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)10€
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)-
Event descriptionHOŞ GELDİNİZ (WELCOME) One of the most known orienteering event of Istanbul is organized by Kuzey Geyikleri DSK and Oryantiring Akademi. At the third year of Winter O Cup will be an orienteering fest during 5 days. Eleven orienteering events include 5 sprint at night. Turkey has big advantage at the winter period like Spain and Italy. Our host city Istanbul has to sides one part in Asia and one part in Europe. Some of orienteering events will held between the famous historical places such as Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque. One of stages at beautifull Bosphorus side. And also four events will be at Belgrad Forests the home of orienteering clubs. 21-25 Jan 2018 Winter O Camp (The training camp becfore events. Will includes technical and performance trainings) 21-25 Jan 2018 OCADEMY (Orienteering Academy for Trainers and Organizers. The topic of the 2018 is "Orienteering for Kids"
Terrain description6 of 11 Stages will be as sprint. 4 stages will be at Belgrad Forest which is beauty nature. The forest offers a runnable but hilly terrain with bowl-type valleys, lots of gullies, many depressions, streams alongside the forest roads, small streams at the deep gullies and fallen trees. In some places thorny undergrowth may slow down the pace. It is basically a beech forest but with some pine areas on the upper parts as well.
Training possibilitiesWinter O Camp will be organized for 5 days before Winter O Cup. If you want to do training begore event please contact with us.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.You have to much oppurtunity in the most popular turkish city İstanbul. Museums, mosques, avenues, the bosphorus etc...
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Live results available?No
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Live GPS tracking available?No
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Live TV available?No
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Start time of live broadcast (CET)10:00
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