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Swiss Sprint O Championship

Competition nameSwiss Sprint O Championship
Start date20190901
End date20190901
Race typeInternational
Nearest place or cityStans close to Lucerne (14 km)
Club/organizerOLG Nidwalden+Obwalden/OLG Basel
Region of countryCentral Switzerland
Number of competition days1
Expected number of runners1500
WRE event?Yes
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URL for invitation[Link]
Contact email address
Contact phone number+41794844845
Contact postal addressElisabeth Odermatt Niederberger, Wirzboden 17, 6370 Stans
Max distance from eventcentre to competitions1 km
Latest entry dateMonday, 19th August 2019
Entry fee (Euro)between 12 and 27 Euro
Typical accomodation fee, hotel (Euro)50 to 120 Euro
Typical accomodation fee, tent (Euro)10 to 12 Euro
Event descriptionThis Swiss Orienteering Championship in Sprint will take place in little town of Stans, 14 km south-east from Lucerne. This weekend offers on Saturday 31th August a National Orienteering Event, middle distance, in Engelberg and the other day this Sprint Event, 20 km away from Engelberg. You can reach Stans by car or by railroad direct from Lucerne. Parking spaces and Event Center will be in Stans. Start and Finish close to Event Center. Numerous hotel accomodation opportunities in the region of Stans/Engelberg or Lucerne. Invitation on web will be available from Feb. 2019 on.
Terrain descriptionUrban and open land competition area typical for sprint in Stans, distances between approx. 1.5 and 4 km.
Holiday activities,nature,hiking etc.Fantastic ride in world's first cabrio cable car to Stanserhorn (mountain at Stans). A lot of historical monuments in Stans. Numerous activities in and around Stans with interesting hiking, bike and inline-skating routes, bowling. Many alpin activity opportunities in Engelberg, 20 km from Stans away. See:
Street address of navigation pointIm Eichacker
URL for results[Link]
URL for map with course[Link]
Live results available?Yes
Live GPS tracking available?Yes
Live TV available?No
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