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Competition nameELIMINATOR 2018
Start date20180715
End date20180715
CountryHong Kong
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityHong Kong
Region of countryHong Kong Island
Number of competition days1
Expected number of runners100
WRE event?No
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URL for invitation[Link]
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Latest entry date8 July 2018
Entry fee (Euro)16
Event descriptionELIMINATOR is a new competition following the new Third Sprint Format published by IOF ( In four rounds (qualification plus three knockout rounds), runners compete to become the ELIMINATOR champion. Moreover, the team with the most finalists (there are 6 finalists each for women and men) will get a special prize!
Terrain descriptionThe dense urban setting of Sheung Wan Old Town is perfect for sprint orienteering. With few vehicular traffic, numerous alleys, and steep terrain, the area offers a challenging stage for a sprint orienteering knock-out.
Training possibilitiesSprint maps of various areas in Hong Kong available for sale. Personalised training sessions available on request.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Join a local history and cultural tour to explore the old town after the event! Go to a yum-cha restaurant or a cha-chaan-teng ("tea restaurant") to experience famous Hong Kong delicacies! If you have a free day, explore the islands by ferry, or hike the many mountains of Hong Kong, just a stone's throw from the city!
Street address of navigation pointBlake Garden, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
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