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3 days orienteering competition Sedmihoří

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4th, 5th and 6th of July 2014

Competition takes place in natrural park Sedmihoří.

Please respect park rules! No open fires - including competition center.

Competition center

Green field by the village Mířkov, 9km north of Horšovskéhý Týn, GPS 49°36'0.619"N, 12°53'52.223"E

On the road from Mířkov to competition center speed limit 40 km/hr.

Be careful the road is narrow!

Time and place of registration

Competition center friday 12:00 - 15:00, saturday 8:00 – 9:00, sunday 8:00 – 9:00.

Whole club registration is preffred!

Control descriptions

self-service distribution at competition center

Terrain description and possible dangers

In the edge parts of competition area are steep hills with large granitic boulders and rocky surface. Flat middle part with waterlogged forest. Many roads, paths and clearings. You can find mobile deer-stands in the forest, which are not recorded in the map. In the SW of the map are fences passable by marked route using stairs. Be carefull - they are not ready for hi-speed run.


map scale        friday - 1:10 000,

        saturday - 1:15 000; up to DH14 and from DH45, P3 1:10 000,

        sunday - 1:15 000; up to DH14 and from D45/H50, P3 1:10 000

contours        5 m

map state        may 2013, revision in spring 2014        

map key         ISOM 2000

autor        Aleš Hejna, www.olles.cz, Fanda Kolovský, V.Bohuslav

map sizes        A4        

maps will NOT have water-proof set-up

print by Žaket  - laser

Special symbols

special symbols

Forbidden areas

private gardens (map symbo nr. 527 Settlement - yellowgreen color)

In nordern part of saturday’s long is a private horse paddock, which is forbidden to enter. Area is marked by symbol nr. 709 - Out-of-bounds area (violet vertical bars).

Competition area

All forests to the north from competition center.

It is forbidden to enter competition area excluding paths to start and roads to competiton center till the Sunday afternoon. Violation of this restriction will lead to disqualification.


camp = parking = competition center = registration = catering        

competition center – start         friday 1300m, saturday 1600 m, sunday 1700 m

competition center – finish         friday 1300m, saturday 1300 m, sunday 0 m

On friday the start is close to finish, on saturday the way to start is around finish.

Marking of marked routes

to map start - red&white ribbons

beetween the final control and finish - red&white ribbons, band

linie and HDR - red&white ribbons

route to start - blue&white ribbons

route from start - green&white ribbons, than blue&white ribbons when the route joins the route to start

Refreshment during the race

Only on Saturday and Sunday:

Beetween control points marked in map - map symbol nr. 713 - refreshment point (pot) is available water and ionic drink.

At start: water.

Time of start 00 and start routine

friday 15:30 - warning, changed after buletin 1         

saturday 10:00

sunday 10:00

interval start for all days; 1st coridor 3 minutes before start

categories HDR, P3 and P6 free start

Start lists

at competition center and at start

Course lengths and climb

on control descriptions

Punching system

  • electronic system SportIdent for all categories, it is possible to use SI chip's up to version 11;
  • SI -rent - 20 Kč/per day; 50 Kč/3days in case of loss - 700 Kč;
  • SI clear and check during the start routine
  • all categories must punch the finish control!
  • read out - immediately after finish in competition center
  • in case of malfunction of SI control use manual punching system into R fields on map

Map hand over in finish

maps are not colleted in finish, we rely on your sense for fair-play

Preliminary results

available at competition center


at marked area in competition center


TOI-TOI in competition center; on the way to start only on friday and saturday

First aid

at finish area

Finish close time

friday at 20:11        saturday 15:40        sunday at 15:40

Time limits

friday 70 minutes        saturday 140 minutes        sunday 140 minutes

Price giving ceremony

Pronounced will be winners of each competition day on friday and saturday. On sunday will be awarded first 3 competitors in each category of overall results; for categories HDR and linie all competitors will receive small presents

friday cca at 20:30        saturday cca at 14:30        sunday cca at 14:30

Competition officials

director:         Hynek Brom
course setters:         friday         Petra Pilařová

        saturday         Lucka Kuberková R3, Věrka Chvalová

        sunday         Fanda Kolovský R2
day referees:         friday         Míra Šilhavý R2

        saturday         Petr Suchý R2

        sunday         Kuba Šilhavý R2

directing referee: Vašík Bohuslav R2


Kamil Arnošt (VSP)

Jan Michalec (MLA)

Petr Bílý (LTP)


by organizer's directions

cars next to the competition area for 50,-Kč for all 3 days


in own tents in competition center

Buffet in competition center

organized by local restaurant of Mr. Miller "U kalíšku".

night piece since 23:00 till 6:00


Competitors agrees with publishment of fotos taken during the competition.


Special thanks to village Mířkov and Zemědělská Farma Mířkov for their support in preparation of competition center.

Competition takes place in forests managed by Lesy České Republiky, s. p. and villages Mířkov,Vidice,Staré Sedlo and Mezholezy.