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ELIMINATOR 2018

Competition nameELIMINATOR 2018
Start date20180715
End date20180715
CountryHong Kong
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityHong Kong
Club/organizerMetOC
Region of countryHong Kong Island
Number of competition days1
Expected number of runners100
WRE event?No
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URL for invitation[Link]
Contact email address
Latest entry date8 July 2018
Entry fee (Euro)16
Event descriptionELIMINATOR is a new competition following the new Third Sprint Format published by IOF (http://bit.ly/2IO221Q). 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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