Grand Prix Silesia 2006 – Cerna Voda, Kobyla
Dates: July 19 – 23, 2006
Organizer: Pratele orientacniho behu Opava (Friends of Orienteering Opava)
Points: E 1 : Kobylá –
E 2 : Černá Voda – Kaltenštejn
Sprint: Kobylá –
E 3 : Kobylá –
MTBO Kobylá –
E 4 : Kobylá –
E 5 : Kobylá –
List of Categories:
D10, D12AB, D14AB, D16AB, D18AB, D20AB, D21EABC, D35AB,
D40AB, D45AB, D50, D55, D60, D65
H10, H12AB, H14AB, H16AB, H18AB, H20AB, H21EABC, H35AB, H40AB, H45AB, H50AB, H55AB, H60, H65, H70, H75
For categories "Fitness" T3, T5 3 and 5 km respectively, possibility to sign up even a day before the race up to the number of scheduled vacancies
D10N, H10N ........ streamed tracks, HDR .....
streamed tracks for children accompanied by a parent (adult)
TO ..... trail orienteering for disabled
Registrations: Monday July 17, 2006 16:00 – 22:00
Tuesday July 18, 2006 10:00 – 22:00
Registrations possible only after all payments have been collected from respective club.
Accommodation in Camp:
In marked space of the Event Center Kobylá nad Vidnávkou. Camp open from July 17, 2006
Follow instructions of organizers and Czech Police.
accommodated in the camp allowed driving in. No other regulations in terms of
space, we request that participants be considerate. Commuting participants
please park your vehicles in the reserved area behind the building marked
„Kamenictvi“. Please do not park outside the reserved area. Parking fee 80 Czk/Car (300 Czk/Bus) collected upon the first
entry into the
Maps: E 1 : Venušiny misky – jih 1:7,500 E = 5 m format 297 x 370
E 2 : Kaltenštejn 1:10,000 E = 5 m format 297 x 340
Sprint: Venušiny misky – západ 1 : 3,000 E = 2,5 m format 297 x 297
E 3 : Venušiny misky 1 : 5,000 E = 2,5 m format 297 x 420
MTBO: 1 : 15,000 E = 5 m format 210 x 297
E 4 : Venušiny misky – sever 1:10,000 E = 5 m format 270 x 400
E 5 : Venušiny misky II 1 : 7,500 E = 5 m format 297 x 420
Waterproof maps except the training map and MTBO, no maps collected after finish.
Center – Meeting Points
Meeting Points – Start
Meeting Points – Finish
1,800 m / elevation 45 m
1,500 m, via Start
19 km (by car via Vidnava) 5.4 km (on foot / bike)
1,500 m / elevation 80 m
450 m/ 15 m
1,550 m / elevation 45 m
200 m/ 30m
2900 m / elevation 60 m
1,700 m / elevation 30 m
Training : Training map with marked control points can be purchased upon registration for 20 Czk. Control points shall be put in place starting from July 17, 10:00 o’clock until July 18, 20:00 o’clock.
Wednesday 19.07.06 E1 Middle start 00 = 09:00 o’clock, interval
Thursday 20.07.06 E2 Long start 00 = 09:00 o’clock, interval
Thursday 20.07.06 Additional sprint start 00 = 17:00 o’clock, interval
Friday 21.07.06 E3 Short start 00 = 09:00 o’clock, interval
Friday 21.07.06 MTBO start 00 = 16:00 o’clock, interval
Saturday 22.07.06 E4 Long start 00 = 09:00 o’clock, interval
Sunday 23.07.06 E5 Middle start 00 = 09:00 o’clock, interval
punching (system SportIdent, further only as "SI"). In case of SI
failure use manual punching and have it checked by a referee in the finish
area. Each participant shall clear and check their SI chip at starting area and
must also have the SI recorded in the finish area into a computer (even in case
he/she did not complete the individual race). In case the control point is
stolen, bring a control ticket from the site (marked tickets are dispersed on the ground) and submit it to the referee
in the finish area.
SI Recording: After completing E1 recording
service in the
Categories HDR, T3 and T5:
Random start at your free will, within interval from 00 – 120 minutes.
Upon your entry into the starting area you shall be enrolled into the starting list.
E1 – E4 start at 16:00 o’clock, E5 at 10:00 o’clock
At defined stations participants shall decide and mark correct control points by filling letters "A – F" into their paper cards, or mark "Z" in case they consider that none of the control points is correct. Controls are lined-up starting with "A" from the left.
There where is a 1 minute-limit station to decide (measured by a referee) one of the control points must be correct (cannot be marked "Z"). Accompanying persons may assist with physical movements, cannot provide any other advice regarding the marking though.
Terrain: E1, E3, E4, E5, sprint, MTBO ragged, detailed, mostly flat – Scandinavian type.
E2 ragged, hilly with many stone fields.
You wil lhave to arrange your own transport to reach E2. Use either car, bike or on foot.
Starting Lists :
Starting Lists shall be put out at the
Each participant must compete wearing a
starting bib. In case of a loss, please collect a new one at the
Shoes: No limitations (spikes allowed).
printed on maps – pictograms only.
Special Map Symbols:
Fallen tree (green T-shape, oriented in line with the
trunk), uprooted tree (green cross), distinctive tree (green circle), small
earth bank (brown dashed tags without connecting arch), the said special
symbols are shown on the map as well.
Start : Distribution of maps is 1 minute before start. The beginning of the course is indicated by a marker approximately 200 meters after leaving the starting area. The route is streamed by red&white ribbons and is obligatory for all competitors.
from the Meeting Points (
Finnish : The finishing time is recorded by punching the SI unit (placed on the finish line).
Refreshment after Races:
Refreshment on the Course:
Drinking water – white cup, isotonic drinks – brown cup.
Catering : Fast food vendors in the
Time Limits :
1st stage - 120 minutes
2nd stage 3 - 150 minutes
Additional Sprint - 60 minutes
3rd stage - 120 minutes
MTBO - 120 minutes
4th stage - 150 minutes
5 th stage - 120 minutes
Drinking water shall be visibly marked and placed in special containers.
Basic medical treatment at the Meeting Points (
be put out continuously during the race at the Meeting Points (E2 at the
Always at the
Winners of individual stages and first three from the Additional Sprint and MTBO shall be awarded by a material price during the Awarding Ceremony every evening at 20:30 o’clock.
Overall results shall be presented on Sunday, July 23, at 13:30 o’clock. First three from each category shall be awarded by small material prices. Winners of HE & DE shall receive a Cup. Prices not collected at the ceremony shall not be sent by post later.
of the Jury shall be put out at the
Protests: Only in writing with a 200 Czk deposit to the hands of the Chief Referee.
Notice: IT IS FORBIDDEN TO ENTER PRIVATE PROPERTIES OR FENCED AREAS.
ALL COMPETITORS PARTICIPATE AT THEIR OWN RISK.
UPON ARRIVAL TO
IT IS STRICTLY FORBIDDEN TO ENTER THE ADJOINING BUILDING "KAMENICTVI" (stonecutting), GUARDED BY DOGS.
SETTING OF OPEN FIRES ELSEWHERE STRICTLY PROHIBITED!!
Due to the fact the whole vicinity of the
Event Director: Luděk Pavelek
Technical Backup: Jan Peřinka
Sporting Activities: Miroslav Hadač
Chief Referee: Evžen Kostka
Course Setters: E 1: A. David
E 2: P. Hynek
Sprint: E. Kostka
E 3: M. Hadač
MTBO: J. Král
E 4: M. Kovařík
E 5: L. Valík
Additional Accompanying Program:
Friday, July 21, – concert „Opavská 4“ – live music band
Saturday, July 22, – discotheque
Both events on the
raised platform – at the
Dear friends, we truly believe you will enjoy the whole event and appreciate the effort we have put into it to prepare it well. We wish and hope that you will enjoy some nice weather, accurate bearing and many other pleasant experiences.
Luděk Pavelek Evžen Kostka
Event Director Chief Referee