3^ SPRINT RACE TOUR – WRE
- 13:30 Event centre opens
- 15:00 First start
- 18:00 Prize giving cerimony
- NATIONAL FISO CONTROLLER: Stefano Galano
- EVENT DIRECTOR: Ivano Benini
- COURSE PLANNER: Maria Chiara Crippa
- CONTROLLER: Irene Pozzebon
Categories valid for Sprint Race Tour:
M/W-16, M/W-20, M/W35+, M/W45+, M/W55+, M/W65+, M/W B, M/W12, ESORDIENTI (BEGINNERS), DIRECT (OPEN)
Categories valid for both Sprint Race Tour and WRE:
M/W 21 Elite
- WRE ENTRIES: Only by IOF Eventor.
- OTHER CATEGORIES (ITALIAN ATHLETES): By Fiso website.
- OTHER CATEGORIES (FOREIGN ATHLETES): By Orienteering Online.
- 5€: M/W-16, ESORDIENTI (BEGINNERS) , DIRECT
- 12€: Other categories.
Entries deadline: Monday 4th June 2018, h 24:00 for both competitions.
Late entries: After the deadline, entries can be accepted no later than 6th of June and only when confirmed by the organizers (the entry fee will be increased by 50%). On race days, entries will be open for the ESORDIENTI (BEGINNERS), and DIRECT class with the regular entry fee.
In compliance with the Italian law for safety in sports, only foreign competitors with a valid membership card of an Orienteering Club affiliated to a National Federation are allowed to register to the competition. With the registration, the competitor declares to have a valid membership card.
- RACE TYPE: Sprint Race – WRE
- MAP: Merate: Mapped in 2015, updated in 2018 – Scale 1:4000.
- TERRAIN DESCRIPTION: The historic centre of Merate hosts the 3rd round of the Orienteering Sprint Race Tour. The map alternates public parks with narrow streets and alleys with multiple porticoes and courtyards, the courses will be fast, with small uphill sections and narrow passages.