Grand Prix Silesia 2012

International 5-Stages Event in Orienteering


Dates:             July 26 – 29, 2012 (Thursday – Sunday)
Organizer:     POBO – Přátelé orientačního běhu Opava
Center:           Vidnava, Camp „Habina“
D10, D12, D14, D16, D18, D20, D21ABC, D35BC, D45BC, D55BC, D65
H10, H12, H14, H16, H18, H20, H21ABC, H35BC, H45BC, H55BC, H65BC, H75
TK (short), TL (long) fitness categories, for the TK and TL it is possible to sign up for individual races even a day before until all vacancies are used up.
HDR ….. for children accompanied by a guardian, a simple track (not streamed).
TO ….. 3 stages trail orienteering (see schedule on our web).
Ranking coefficient for E1- E5 is 1.00 (for purposes of Czech Ranking Calculation) as a single-day individual race with interval start. For youth categories it is possible to acquire a B license. The organizer shall divide the DH21 into subcategories according to the Czech Ranking as of June 30, 2012. Maximum number of Czech competitors is 70 in DH21A, 70 in DH21B, unlimited in DH21C. Final result shall be an addition of E1 – E5.
Categories TK, TL, HDR …. Individual stages do not add-up. Competitors start at their own will within time frame stipulated in Bulletin.
Schedule of Events:
Thursday, July 26       E1   Middle                15:00               1: 10 000
Friday, July 27           E2   Long                   9:00                1: 10 000
Saturday, July 28       E3   Middle                9:00                 1: 10 000
Saturday, July 28       E4   Sprint                  16:00               1:  5 000
Sunday, July 29          E5   Long                   9:00                 1: 10 000
Accompanying Program:
Friday, July 27           Added Sprint       17:00         1: 4 000
(without codes, a micro-O)
Categories for the Added Sprint:
D10, D12, D14, D16, D18, D21, D35, D45, D55
H10, H12, H14, H16, H18, H21, H35, H45, H55
Local competitors must utilize the OB Hana signup system.
Foreign competitors may use the e-mail at:, entries are accepted after a confirmation reply.
All payments shall be wire transferred to
Komercni banka a.s.
regionální pobočka Opava
Hrnčířská 2
746 96 Opava
account number: 86-6957020267/0100,
IBAN: CZ6401000000866957020267 ,
account name: „Pratele orientacniho behu Opava“.


Payments (Czk)/  DueDates till 30.5. till 30.6. till 15.7.
Others 545 695 845
DH10-DH12 395 495 595
TK, TL 95/stage 95/ stage 95/ stage
HDR 55/ stage 55/ stage 55/ stage
Camp 275 275 275
SI Rental /stage 40 40 40
StartingFee /added sprint 75 95 115
TO 95/stage 95/ stage 95/ stage
Others / 1 stage 125 165 205
DH10-DH12 / 1 stage 105 135 165
Entries after July 15accepted only up to prepared vacancies for a doubled starting fee. Cancellations till July 15 50% return, no returns after July 15.

Tent camp: July 25 (from 16:00 of clock) – July 29, 2012. Price includes service of mobile toilets, drinking and utility water, and showers. Cabins in the event center may be booked at the Habina Camp
Rekreační středisko Habina
František Cacek
Adresa: Velká Kraš 441
790 58
Telefon: +420 584 436 034
Mobil: +420 603 584 765 .
Trainings: Training map available, at vicinity of event center.
Parking: Within event center, no parking fee.
Wednesday, July 25 from 16:00 till 22:00 at the event center
Thursday, July 26 from 10:00 till 13:00 at the event center
Authors: Z. Lenhart, P. Mareček, I. Habán, P. Hranička as of spring 2012 according to IOF map symbols. Maps waterproof.
Punching System: Sport Ident for all categories.
Terrain: Variable Scandinavian-type terrain (stones, rocks …).
Distances: E2, E5, Added Sprint in the Event Center, others within 3 km.
Catering: Event center offers warm dishes, beverages, vendors.
Event Director:                      Mirek Hadač R1     +420 602 719 817
Technical Backup:                  Jan Peřinka             +420 602 760 265
Sports Activities:                   Luděk Valík R2      +420 777 814 526
Main Referee:                        Milan Binčík R1     +420 737 241 011
Competitors participate at their own risk. Free-of-charge first aid provided only at the finish line. Any other medical assistance must be covered from individual instance of each participant