Velikden Cup 2014

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Welcome in Targovishte in 2014

LONG DISTANCE WRE / ДЪЛГА ДИСТАНЦИЯ – 21.04.2014

MIDDLE/ СРЕДНА – 20.04.2014

SPRINT / СПРИНТ – 19.04.2014

Results One Man Relay – 18.04.2014

 

13-04-2014: Bulletin No. 1 (Final Version)
07-04-2014: Preliminary Bulletin EN/BG High resolution 4 MB / Low resolution 0,7 MB
31-03-2014: Technical info (high resolution – pdf) / Technical info (low resolution – pdf)

Thursday, April 17th: Free Trainings
Friday, April 18th: One Man Relay
Saturday, April 19th: Sprint; Orienteers Evening
Sunday, April 20th: Middle distance; Orthodox Easter
Monday, April 21st: Long distance (WRE)
Competition center: Targovishte, Bulgaria

Maps and terrains
All competitions will take place on new maps. The fieldwork will be done in late 2013 and early 2014 by Bulgaria’s well-known mapper Dian Bonev. The forests in Targovishte region are mainly mixed forests with big parts of oak and beech – good runnability! Lots of little creeks, gullies, ditches, trenches, foxhowls and rocks add some thrill to the interesting and hilly terrain. For last years maps go to: www.variant5.org/velikdencup.

Classes
Women: 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21E, 21B, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, open short, open middle, open long.
Men: 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21E, 21B, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75 and open short, open middle, open long.

Results and Prizes
The four days of Velikden-Cup are separate competitions. There is no overall ranking. For each race, the first three runners in each class will be awarded a prize.

Entries
Deadline for entries is March 30th, 2014. Please register online on www.variant5.org. Online registration is possible starting from August 2013. On spot you may register for open classes only.

Entry Fee
The entry fee including all fours starts and a set of training maps will be
35 EUR for classes M/W 12, M/W 14
45 EUR for all classes from M/W16 to W55 and M75
55 EUR for elite classes M/W 21E
Please note: We offer substantually reduced entry fees for competitors from Bulgaria, Makedonia, Moldova, Romania, Serbia and Turkey.

Accommodation and special offers
We offer packages including all entry fees, a set of training maps, transportation to the events and hotel accommodation for 120 EUR ­– four nights in Targovishte hotels, breakfast included. If you need assistance in finding suitable accommodation for bigger groups, please do not hesitate to contact us well in advance. If you are looking for upper class hotel accommodation we can assist you, too.

Payments
Payments have to be made to: Postfinance (Switzerland), IBAN: CH44 0900 0000 3001 9039 5
BIC: POFICHBEXXX, Förderverein Variant Pet, 3000 Bern, Switzerland.

Organizing Commitee
The event is organized by Orienteering Club «Variant 5» Targovishte, and the Swiss supporting club of «Variant 5». Event directors: Dian Bonev (BUL), Marc Lettau (SUI).

Information
For further information please contact our information desk: info@variant5.ch – our staff is fluent in Bulgarian, English, German, French, Russian, Italian.

ONLINE ENTRIES

We expect your entries at our Online Entry section.

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Targovishte terrains

Here you can have an impression about the diversity of the terrains around Targovishte...

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