Grand Prix Silesia 2016

International 6-Stage Orienteering Event

Dates: July 14 – 17, 2016 (Thursday – Sunday)
Organizer: Opava Orienteering (Orientační běh Opava)
Event Center: Velká Kraš (close to Vidnava), meadow across the Habina Camp
D10, D12, D14, D16, D18, D20, D21AB, D35AB, D45AB, D55, D65
H10, H12, H14, H16, H18, H20, H21AB, H35AB, H45AB, H55AB, H65, H70, H75
TK (shorter tracks), TL (longer tracks) “fit” categories, possibility to sign up for individual stages even a day before the particular race, only up to scheduled vacancies.
DH10N ….. simple track, no streaming (marked by emoticons).
HDR ….. track for children accompanied by an adult, simple track, no streaming (marked by emoticons)
Trail-O (see separate schedule)
E1-E6 are calculated into the Czech Ranking, coef. 1.00, they are day competitions, interval start. The DH21 categories shall be divided into subcategories according to the Czech Ranking as of June 30, 2016. Maximum amount of competitors registered in the Czech Republic who take part in the DH21E is 70, in the DH21A also 70, in the DH21B category there is no limitation.
Total results are calculated as a results ranking (winner takes 100 points), 5 best results count.
Stages in categories TK, TL and HDR do not add-up. Starting time is at free will within time frame listed in Bulletins.
Expected time of stages according to the Czech Competition Regulations for 2016 (Long 80%, Middle 60%).
Description: Start: Scale Course Setter:
Thursday        14/07     E1     Sprint                        16:00      1 : 5,000        Hadač Sr.
Friday             15/07     E2     Middle                       09:00      1 : 10,000      Borunský
Friday             15/07     E3     Sprint (no codes)       16:00      1 : 5,000        Holas
Saturday         16/07     E4     Middle                       09:00      1 : 10,000      Valík
Saturday         16/07     E5     Middle                       16:00      1 : 10,000      Kovalčík
Sunday           17/07     E6     Long                          09:00      1 : 10,000      Schuster Jr.
Utilizing the ORIS system at, foreign athletes may enter by e-mail at:, entries by mail are valid only after you have received a confirmation response by e-mail.
All payments shall be wire transferred to “Komercni banka a.s.”, account number: 86-6957020267/0100, IBAN: CZ6401000000866957020267, account name: “Orientacni beh Opava”, bank fees shall be borne by sender. Please have a confirmation of your payment ready at the registration.
Tent camp: July 13, 2016 (starting from 16:00 o‘clock) until July 17, 2016. Service of mobile toilets, hookups to drinking and utility water, showers included in price.
Parking: Parking at the event center, no parking fee collected
Registration: Wednesday, July 13, from 16:00 till 21:00 o‘clock at the event center Thursday August 14, from 10:00 till 14:00 o‘clock at the eventc enter
Authors: Mr. Lenhart, Mr. Cigoš, Mr. Kratochvíl, Mr. Sokolář. Maps waterproof, as of spring 2016, mapped according to valid map key.
Punching: Sport Ident punching for all categories
Terrain: Variable, Scandinavian type (stones, rocks).
Distances: Starting and finishing areas within 3km, accessible also by bikes.
Catering: At the event center, warm dishes, drinks, vendors.
Event Director:            Jana Kostková R3        +420 777 896 979
Technical Backup:       Jan Peřinka R3             +420 602 677 755
Activities:                   Miroslav Hadač R1       +420 602 719 817
Chief Referee:             Luděk Valík R2            +420 777 814 526
Athletes participate at their own risk. First aid for free provided only at the finish area. Any consequent medical care must be borne by health insurance of each individual.
In your entry you may order an orienteering jersey in red or green color. Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, Price: 540 Czk.
If you are interested please note it while making your entry in ORIS system or by an e-mail (while making your entry), see also instruc

(Czk)/ Due Dates (DD.MM)                        by 31.5.          by 3.7.            after 3.7.
DH10-DH12, DH10N, HDR                           450                 600                700
Others                                                          700                 900                1000
TK, TL                                                          120/stage        120/stage       120/stage
Camp                                                           350                 350                 350
SI Rental / stage                                           30                    30                  30
Others / per 1 stage                                     150                  200                200
DH10-DH12, DH10N, HDR / per 1 stage      100                  150                150

After July 3, entries possible only up to scheduled vacancies. Until July 3 cancellations possible, burdened by a 50% fee, no refunds beyond July 3, 2016.