Latvian championship in middle distance 2016 – 2nd bulletin

3rd September 2016



Organizers: LOF, SIA “O! Latvija” un Sigulda marathon club.

Main referee – Kaspars Kārkliņš

Competition director – Matīss Ratnieks

Maps and course planner – Indulis Peilāns

Distance service  – OK Ziemeļkurzeme



Controller – Rodrigo Slaviņš



Saturday 3rd September

Competition center – Jaunupe (shēma).

Coordinates – Lat: 52.5271553 Lon: 21.6787653 (X: 6361005, Y: 6378444).

Till 12:00 arrival and registration
12:00 competition opening
from 12:45 start in middle distance for elites classes

from 13:30 start for other classes

16:00 prize giving

Till 17:00 submission of relay applications

Pine forest with detail rich dune relief that interchanges with different size micro-relief and swamps. Terrain – tehnically complex.


MAP (old map: Jaunupe Z)

Map maker: Indulis Peilāns

Map renewed in 2016

Scale: 1:10000 Contours: 2.5m

Till competition day it is not allowed to use map un Jaunupe Z (LOF_899). Scheme here.




OPEN – middle length and complexity course



S12-  1,8km 8 KP V12 - 2,2km 11KP
S14 - 2,6km 12KP V14 - 2,9km 10KP
S16 - 2,9km 12KP V16 - 3,8km 13KP
S18 - 3,8km 13KP V18 - 4,4km 12KP
S20 - 3,8km 13KP V20 - 4,8km 13KP
S21E - 5,1km 18KP V21E - 6,5m 20KP
S21A - 3,5km 11KP V21A - 5,2km 15KP
S35 - 4,4km 12KP V35 - 5,5km 17KP
S40 - 3,8km 13KP V40 - 5,2km 16KP
S45 - 3,5km 11KP V45 - 5,0km 15KP
S50 - 3,2km 11KP V50 - 4,8km 13KP
S55 - 3,2km 11KP V55 - 4,4km 12KP
S60 - 3,2km 11KP V60 - 4,0km 13KP
S65 - 2,7km 11KP V65 - 3,5km 11KP
S70 - 2,7km 11KP V70 - 3,2km 11KP
S75 - 2,3km 10KP V75 - 2,7km 11KP
OPEN 5.0 km 15KP

V80, S80 2.2 km - 8 KP

*Exact course lengths will be published by 30th August



SPORTident electronic punching system will be used for all groups.
Participants who do not have their own SPORTident chip have to rent them at a fee of 1.00 EUR a day. It will be possible to try out the SPORTident punching near the finish area.



Till 28th August 23:59 online using LOF.LV SYSTEM.

In case of changes send email to guntars [at] bkc.lv



The entry has to be transferred to bank account! (see below)

Registration date SV21E SV21A,B-SV55 SV16-20, 60-80 SV12-14
01.02.16 – 19.08.16 11 EUR 9 EUR 7 EUR 5 EUR
20.08.16 - 28.08.16 13 EUR 11 EUR 9 EUR 7 EUR
Both days One day
01.02.16 – 19.08.16 16 EUR 9 EUR
20.08.16 - 28.08.16 20 EUR 11 EUR


- Paying entry fee in cash on competition day, +50% of entry fee will surcharged (amount depends from entry deadline). For each competitor receipt will be issued that may take long time.

- Participants who apply after 28.08.16 to vacancies, entry fee + 50% of the price on the last application date will be charged. When applying late, the start place is not guaranteed.

- Entry fees must transferred to the LOF account by each entry deadline. Electronic application via LOF.LV system  is considered as guarantee for paying entry fee.

- If participants cancel their registration, the team does not arrive to the competition or the race is cancelled due to force majeure, the participation fee is not refunded.


LOF requisities:


Reģ.Nr.: 40008021960

IBAN: LV14RIKO0002013111372

DnB Banka
Adrese: Grostonas iela 6b, Rīga, LV-1013, Latvija
If bill is required, please write to lof@lof.lv



Participation in competition without any restrictions, however Latvian champion titles will be awarded  only to competitors who have registered Latvian orienteerist database (LOF club members or individually) and have paid LOF member fee. In all classes winners of the 1st – 3rd places among the LOF registered orienteering club or individual members (ODB) will be awarded Latvian Championship medals (except SV21A, 21B and OPEN classes).



Cafe, WC,  first-aid and refreshments.



Ventspils Seaside camping. 100 places in camping houses have been booked:

10 houses “Mētras” (without WC and shower) - 5 persons in house

5 houses “Aleja 2” (with WC and without shower) - 4 persons in house

7 houses “Kāpa Lukss” *(with WC and shower) - 4 persons in house

Booking must me made by 20.08.16 by calling camping administrator (t. +371 63627925 or +371 22008805). By applying key word "orientēšanās čempionāts" have to be noticed. Piesakoties

Home page: http://www.camping.ventspils.lv/


- Ventspils 4th Secondary school sports hall (Rīgas iela 12a). 2 EUR for night.  Sleeping with own sleeping accessories. Call Dana, .T. 26838917


More accommodation options: http://www.visitventspils.com/en/start/



Information about the competition – homepage http://lc.lof.lv

Additional information – Matiss Ratnieks, e-mail: info [at] olatvija.lv, phone: +371 20252282


Līdz sacensībām slēgtas kartes Jaunupe D (LOF_898) un Jaunupe Z (LOF_899)

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