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Swiss O Week Gstaad 2019

Competition nameSwiss O Week Gstaad 2019
Start date20190804
End date20190810
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityGstaad
Club/organizerSwiss O Week (member of Swiss Orienteering)
Region of countryDestination Gstaad & Pays-d'Enhaut (cantons Bern & Vaud)
Number of competition days6
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Max distance from eventcentre to competitions17 km
Latest entry dateca. June 2019
Event descriptionThe Swiss Orienteering Week combines holidays with sport and a pinch of adventure and means orienteering at a top technical level, extensive possibilities for tourism, interesting cultural offerings and atmospheric social events. 2019 is the eighth making of SOW and will take place in Gstaad and surroundings, it will start with a prologue on 3rd August.
Terrain descriptionMaps of sites for first orienteering in terrain with stunning views in awesome mountain world, unspoiled nature, sparkling lakes and genuine hosts.
Training possibilitiesTraining grounds will be published in autumn 2018 (new maps).
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Countless opportunities for sport activities in the region, located at an altitude of between 1,000 and 1,400 metres. Also over a thousand cultural and sporting events are available to visitors every year, including top events with an international reputation.
Street address of navigation pointPromenade 41, 3780 Gstaad/BE
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