LATVIAN ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 IN SPRINT DISTANCE

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LATVIAN ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIP IN SPRINT DISTANCE 2017 – 2nd bulletin

Latvian Sprint Cup 4th stage

Sprint orienteering World Ranking Event – WRE

6th May 2017

 

ORGANIZERS

LOF, Liepāja Sports department,  SIA “O! Latvija” and OK Saldus

Supporters: Liepāja City Municipality

Main referee – Oskars Zērnis

Competition director – Matīss Ratnieks

 

EVENT ADVISOR

IOF controller – Rodrigo Slaviņš

 

Competition programme

Friday, 5th May

At 16:00 Start for indoor orienteering in music hall “Lielais Dzintars”

Website: http://telpuorientesanas.lv/liepaja/

From 16-19:00 Model event at Liepaja seaside hospital area

(The maps will be available for purchase in indoor orienteering event. Price - 1EUR)

 

Saturday, 6th May

Competition centre – Liepāja Seasider Park (scheme)

Coordinates – Lat: 56.4967741, Lon: 20.9929386

 

till 13:00 competitors arrival and registration

13:15 Opening ceremony
14:00 Start for all classes except elite

14:40 Start for elite classes WRE event
16:00 prize giving

 

TERRAIN

Liepāja Old City area and part of Seaside Park will be used for competition. Terrain – mixed construction with irregular street network, park area and seaside dunes.

Till competition map “Liepāja” is closed for training and visiting area (LOF_NR 868_2014)

 

MAP

Map makers: Atis Rukšāns and Jānis Pētersons

Map is drawn in 2017

Scale 1:5000, contours after 2.5m

Closed area for visiting and trainings: here

 

CLASSES

MW12;14;16;18;20;21E;21A;35;40;45;50;55;60;65;70;75,80

OPEN1*– technically easy and short course

OPEN2 *– average complexity and length course

*OPEN classes can choose a suitable start time.

Liepāja inhabitants who participate in OPEN1, OPEN2 class will points in competition serial "Izrāviens". More information: http://izraviens.eu/sacensibas/orientesanas-2/registracija/

 

COURSES

Course lengths can change litlle bit. Exact information will be published on 4th bulletin.

Grupa Sprint, 06.05. (km) Grupa Sprint, 06.05. (km)
M12 1.7 10kp W12 1.7 10kp
M14 2.3 17 kp W14 2.7 17kp
M16 2.4 19kp W16 2.2 17kp
M18 2.4 19kp W18 2.2 17kp
M20 2.4 19kp W20 2.2 17kp
M21E 2.8 20kp W21E 2.4 19kp
M21A 2.6 17kp W21A 2.6 18kp
M35 2.6 19kp W35 2.4 21kp
M40 2.6 19kp W40 2.4 21kp
M45 2.6 18kp W45 2.4 19kp
M50 2.6 18kp W50 2.4 19kp
M55 2.4 19kp W55 2.2 17kp
M60 2.4 19kp W60 2.2 17kp
M65 2.1 15kp W65 2.0 14kp
M70 2.1 15kp W70 2.0 14kp
M75 1.9 12kp W75 1.8 13kp
M80 1.9 12kp W80 1.8 13kp
OPEN1 2.1 9kp OPE2 2.6 17kp

 

PUNCHING SYSTEM

SPORTident AIR electronic punching system will be used for MW21E, 20, 18 classes. SIAC chips will be issued for free to elite runners. In other classes SportIdent punching system will be used.
Competitors with personal Sport Ident chips have to indicate number when registering through LOF.LV system. Hire of SI card - 1.00 EUR/day.

In case of losing hired Sport Ident card, competitor has to pay organizers full card value (40 EUR).

 

ONLINE ENTRY

Opened till 30th April 2017 through LOF.LV system.

The registration for Elite classes men (M21E) and women (W21E) is possible only via the  IOF Event Management System EVENTOR!

 

 ENTRY FEES

Registration date Sprint
SV21E
01.01.17 – 24.04.16 10 EUR
24.04.17 – 30.04.17  12 EUR
SV21A-55
01.01.17 – 24.04.16 8 EUR
24.04.17 – 30.04.17  10 EUR
SV 16-20, SV 60-80.OPEN
01.01.17 – 24.04.16 6 EUR
24.04.17 – 30.04.17 8 EUR
SV 12-14
01.01.17 – 24.04.16 4 EUR
24.04.17 – 30.04.17 5 EUR

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

- Participants who apply after 30.04.17 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 transfered to the LOF account by each entry deadline. Electronic application via ODB.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 requisites:

LATVIJAS ORIENTĒŠANĀS FEDERĀCIJA

Reģ.Nr.: 40008021960

IBAN: LV14RIKO0002013111372

DnB Banka
SWIFT: RIKO LV 2X
Adrese: Grostonas iela 6b, Rīga, LV-1013, Latvija
If bill is required, please write to lof@lof.lv

 

COMPETITORS AND PRIZE GIVING

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, OPEN). Winners of the 1st – 3rd places – participants of SV21A, and OPEN groups – will be awarded with prizes.

 

COMPETITORS RESPONSIBILITY

Each competitor is fully responsible for own health status. For participants under the age of 18, responsibility is taken by parents or the person in charge. Since traffic will not be closed, participants are obliged to comply with Latvian Republic traffic rules.

In competition time competitor will have to cross street with high traffic intensity using pedestrian crossings (traffic will be regulated by police). Please slow down before crossing street!

 

 

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

Cafe, WC and first-aid.

 

ACOMMODATION

Sport hotel (Dzērves iela 9). Price 6 to 12 EUR from person per night. Bookings can be made at webpage: http://www.sporthotel.lv/

When booking, insert promo code:  orient10 to receive 10% discount.  For more information call reception:  +371 20255334.

 

-Liepāja A. Puškina 2nd secondary school's sports hall on the floor. 3 EUR night. Place can be booked by calling to secretary:  +371 634 317 72.

Homepage http://2vsk.liepaja.edu.lv/

For other options check website:

http://liepaja.travel/

 

MISCELLANEOUS

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

Additional information – phone +371 20252282, e-mail: info@olatvija.lv (Matiss Ratnieks).

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