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Instructions

Czech Championships Middle Distance
Czech Masters Championships Middle Distance
Czech Orienteering Cup Events
World Ranking Event on Sunday for classes D21A and H21A
Public Events

COMMON PROVISIONS

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ORGANISER
Český svaz orientačních sportů
Sportovní klub Praga

DATE
25. – 26. June 2016

EVENT ARENA
Hojná Voda, 8 km southwest from Nové Hrady, Southern Bohemia, GPS: 48.7245203N, 14.7208564E
there is enough space to build up club tents

ARRIVAL
Please see the map in the Annex, showing everything important. We recommend arriving from the direction of Horni Stropnice. At the end of village Hojna Voda turn left onto local road and follow the instructions of organizers.

PARKING
Meadow near the event arena for 50 CZK/car/weekend. Please follow the instructions of organizers.

PROGRAMME
25.6. (Saturday) middle distance – qualification
26.6. (Sunday) middle distance – final

EVENT OFFICE
in the event arena
25.6. (Saturday) 10.00-11.00
26.6. (Sunday) 7.30-8.30

DISTANCES
Parking – event arena 400 – 600 m
Event arena – finish 0 m
Parking – accommodation 6 – 21 km

PUNCHING
Electronic system SPORTIDENT is used.

REFRESHMENT
In the event arena and in the quarantine.

TOILETS
In the event arena and in the quarantine.

RESULTS
Interim results will be posted in the event arena, final results on the Internet.
Online splits will be available at http://splits.racom.eu and also in the event arena via wifi. AP name is „Racom-SPLITS“ and server address „192.168.141.195“.

PRIZE GIVING CEREMONY
Estimated time of the ceremony is on Sunday at 14.00.

IMPORTANT NOTICE
All competitors are running at their own risk. The race is held in mountainous terrain. For those having problems with ankles we strongly recommend taping. We also recommend using good quality spiked shoes.

ACCOMMODATION
Hard floor accommodation in sports halls in Stropnice, Trhové Sviny or Nové Hrady. Ask at the registration office where exactly is your club accommodated.

CATERING
Catering service with offer of hot-meals and drinks will be placed at the event arena.

QUALIFICATION – SATURDAY 25. 6.

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TERRAIN
Highland, hilly terrain where detailed rocky areas and steep slopes are combined with fast parts. Visibility varies from good to very poor. There are not many tracks in the area.

START
00 = 12.00, interval start
Attention! There are two starts. The way to the starts is mostly the same and is marked with blue and white ribbons. The forking is visibly marked.
Start 1 – all categories which do not start at start 2
Start 2 – DH10, DH12, D65, D70, H75, H80, P2 a P4
Competitors in categories P (public) can start anytime between start time 120 and 210. In the start list they have start time 120.

DISTANCES
Event arena – quarantine, 1000 m, elevation 25 m
Quarantine – start 1, 550 m, elevation 80 m
Quarantine – start 2, 250 m, elevation 25 m
All competitors have to pass through the quarantine because the way to the starts runs through it.

QUARANTINE
Is located on the way to the start and it is also the training area.
All competitors of Czech Championships has to punch SI unit placed at the entrance to the quarantine, latest at 12.15. Then they cannot leave the quarantine, they can only continue to the start. All other competitors can enter the quarantine from 13.40. They can leave it or continue to the start.
There will be training maps, shelter, water, toilets and place to put off your clothes which you want to be transported back to event arena.
It is forbidden to use any telecommunications technology in the quarantine.

TRAINING MAP
Available in the quarantine.

START BIBS
Competitors of Czech Championships run with start bibs which they receive at the registration office. Competitors are requested to attach the start bib on their chest.

MAP
1034 metry vysoká – 1:10 000, E=5m, size A4, offset print
ISOM 2000, May 2016, waterproof for all categories

Special map features:
green circle: distinctive tree
brown cross: plateau
black cross: artificial object
Rootstocks are not mapped.

Competitors of Czech Championships receive their map (marked with their start number and name) at the starting line. Other categories take their map on the way to the map start.

Maps are collected at the finish, then distributed after 16.00.

CONTROL DESCRIPTIONS
Categories of Czech Championships have control descriptions only printed on maps.
Other categories have control descriptions printed on maps and also available in the event arena.

TIME LIMIT
75 min, finish closes at 17.15.

QUALIFICATIONS INTO FINAL „A“
D16, D21, H16 first 6 competitors from each heat
D18, D20, H18, H20 first 9 competitiors from each heat
H21 first 8 competitiors from each heat
Masters first 50 % of competitors, but max. 25; in case of less than 10 competitors, all of them qualify into final „A“

NOTICE
Attention! The way from last control to the finish crosses local road. There is minimum traffic and the crossing will be guarded by organizers, but to ensure your own safety, please pay extra caution.

FINAL – SUNDAY 26. 6.

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TERRAIN
Highland, hilly terrain where detailed rocky areas and steep slopes are combined with fast parts. Sometimes marhes. Visibility varies from good to very poor. There are not many tracks in the area.

START
00 = 9.30, interval start
The way to the start is marked by blue and white ribbons.
Competitors in categories P (public) can start anytime between start time 0 and 120. In the start list they have start time 0.

START LISTS
They will be published on Saturday evening on the Internet, in the event arena and in the sports halls. It will also be possible to buy the start list of final „A“ of Czech Championships at the event office.

DISTANCES
Event arena – quarantine 1800 m, elevation 45 m
Quarantine – start 400 m, elevation 20 m
All competitors have to pass through the quarantine because the way to the starts runs through it.

QUARANTINE
Is located on the way to the start and it is also the training area.
All competitors of final „A“ of Czech Championships has to punch SI unit placed at the entrance to the quarantine, latest at 12.00. Then they cannot leave the quarantine, they can only continue to the start.
All other competitors can freely pass the quarantine on their way to start.
There will be training maps, shelter, water, toilets and place to put off your clothes which you want to be transported back to event arena.
It is forbidden to use any telecommunications technology in the quarantine.

TRAINING MAP
Available in the quarantine.

START BIBS
Competitors of final „A“ of Czech Championships run with start bibs which they pick up in the quarantine. Competitors are requested to attach the start bib on their chest.

GPS
Selected competitors from categories D21A and H21A run with GPS units which they receive in the quarantine. The list of selected competitores will be posted in the event arena and in the quarantine. GPS units will be collected at the finish.

MAP
Napoleonova hlava – 1:10 000, E=5 m, size 210x330mm, offset print
ISOM 2000, May 2016, waterproof for all categories

Special map features:
green circle: distinctive tree
brown cross: plateau
black cross: artificial object
Rootstocks are not mapped.

Maps are collected at the finish, then distributed after 13.00.

CONTROL DESCRIPTIONS
Categories of final „A“ of Czech Championships have control descriptions printed on maps and available at the quarantine.
Other categories have control descriptions printed on maps and also available in the event arena.

TIME LIMIT
75 min, finish closes at 14.15.

NOTICE
Competitors in categories D21A and H21A are not allowed to carry GPS device with display or sound signal (eg. GPS watch) – according to the rules for IOF WRE races.


Instructions to download: here.

5-day orienteering event „Česká Kanada 2016“ takes place in August in Southern Bohemia. See more information at:
http://www.sk-praga.cz/zavody/ck2016/