Grand Prix Silesia 2011
International 4-stages Orienteering Event


Dates: July 22 – 24, 2011 (Friday – Sunday)

Organizer: Orienteering Club „POBO“ (Friends of Orienteering Opava)

Event Center: Černá Voda – lodging house „Radost“


D10, D12, D14AB, D16AB, D18, D20, D21EAB, D35AB, D45AB, D55, D60, D65
H10, H12, H14AB, H16AB, H18AB, H20, H21EAB, H35AB, H45AB, H55AB, H60, H65, H70

TK (shorter tracks), TL (longer tracks) – simple tracks for beginners, possibility to sign up for individual stages even a day before the race, only up to the number of scheduled vacancies. Individual stages do not add up to overall result.

D10N, H10N & HDR represent streamed tracks, HDR category is for Parent & Child

DH21 shall be divided into subcategories according to the Czech Ranking as of June 30, 2011. Maximum amount of Czech competitors in DH21E – 50, DH21A – 70.
Stage 4 (E4) chasing start.

Event:                              Stage:                       Start            Map

Friday 22/07            E1      Shortened          15:00           1:10,000, 5m
Saturday 23/07       E2      Middle                 09:00           1:10,000, 5m
Saturday 23/07       E3      Sprint                  16:00           1:4,000, 2.5m
Sunday 24/07          E4      Long                   09:00           1:10,000, 5m

Winners of individual stages and first 3 overall (except for TD, TK, HDR and TO).

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All payments shall be wire transferred to “Komercni banka a.s.”, account number: 86-6957020267/0100, IBAN: CZ6401000000866957020267, account name: “Pratele orientacniho behu Opava”.
Please have a confirmation of the payment ready at the registration.

Basic Fees
Due Dates (DD.MM.)      Event/1 Stage     Event/1 Stage       Event
by 15.06.                            by 14.07.              from 01.07.
DH10-12, DH10N            350/100              500/150                 700
HDR, TK, TD                    350/100              350/100                 350
Others                            500/150              700/200                 1,000
Camp (all visitors)          250                      250                        250
SI Rental/Stage              20                        20                          20

Starting from July 15, 2011 no returns of starting fee.

Tent Camp: Camp opens from July 21, 2011 from 16.00 o’clock till July 24, 2011. Mobile toilets, hookups to drinking and utility water, showers.

Parking at the event center, no parking fee collected.
Buses shall park on the lot by the Municipality of  Cerna Voda, ca 1km from the event

Authors: P. Marecek, B. Haj, P. Hranicka, as of spring 2011.
All maps waterproof.
ISOM2000, ISSOM2007 (sprint).

Sport Ident punching for all categories

Variable hilly Scandinavian type (stones, rocks, swamps).

All stages starting and finishing points within 2km, detailed information later.

At the event center warm dishes, vendors.

Event Director:         Jana Kostkova          +420 608 910 768
Activities:                  Miroslav Hadac         +420 602 719 817
Technical Backup:     Jan Peřinka               +420 602 760 265
Chief Referee:           Milan Binčík               +420 737 241 011

Athletes participate at their own risk. First aid for free provided only at the finish area.
Any consequent care must be borne by health insurance of each individual.

As the whole region is ideal for biking trips we recommend mountain bikes.

At the event center (more info later in a bulletin).

Accompanying Program:
Trail-O, a 2-stages event (see special information on organizers’ web pages


Jana Kostková                                                                  Milan Binčík
Event Director                                                                  Chief Referee