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Alicante O-Meeting  26th - 29th of December 2018 (and 2019)

International competition 23rd - 24th of February 2019.


The ALICANTE CAMP, SPAIN is made to be the best Elite Training Center for orienteering. We have about 500 participants at our camp every year. Thierry is coming again in January, and this time with the whole Swedish Senior and Junior national teams.

One big group at our ALICANTE CAMP are elite orienteers, but we gladly receive at our camp, Veterans, Children Families and Beginners! In short EVERYONE is welcome!

-We offer organized training courses, HIGH INTENSITY ORIENTEERING, with SPORTIDENT , for all ages and different knowledge levels between 1st-27th of February

-A combination of new maps, new areas and fully revised maps offered every year. For 2018 we have updated the new maps Guardamara Norte and Guardamar South. We have also made a totally new map of Guardamar (The old JWOC final-map) and made a new sprint map in Guardamar and updated the sprint map La Marina. We are also offering the New Santa Pola map from 2017

-Maps printed in competition standards. (Printing done in Sweden)

-Night orienteering controls put out on 4-5 courses.

-Very nice old historic city sprints

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-We can print special training sessions for groups on request

-Accommodation in high standard, fully equipped bungalows with kitchen. 90 new bungalows made for 2017 and 2019. Towels, bedlinen included

-For free: Sport facilities, Gym, Swimming, Jaccuzi, Aerobics, Spinnbike, Sauna, Basket, Beachvolly, Tennis, Table tennis

-At extra cost: MTB rental. The bikes are brought to the camp. Padel

-Massage: Swedish sport massage by Dan Dahlstrom. 30 minutes, 25 euros. 10th – 24th of February

-Sportfood. Half board 14 euros, Buffet breakfast and dinner. Fullboard 23 euros, Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Emma Bergman, Sport nutritionist, and elite orienteer from Sweden will be preparing the weekly menu at our camp.
The breakfast buffet and the dinner meals are planned to suite an endurance athlete’s needs, and the special requirements for training camps are taken in consideration. The best local products, vegetables, fruits, meat, fish and chicken etc. are chosen

-Car rental (if chosen) Standard model: Citroen Berlingo or similar, with very big space for luggage

-Around 35 trainings with controls (white and orange stripes of fabric), put out. In general no controls put out on the Sprint courses

-400 meters from the best part of the best map for technique training Guardamar Norte

-Topographic maps for Trail Running (on request)

-Challenge Thierry on our famous N-course (15.46min)

The flight is not included but we can help you to book if you like! We are not including entry fee to competitions. Now there are easy ways of individual registrations.

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You can come to any of these camps whenever you want to! Why not organize a Christmas camp?!  We offer night trainings at every place. About 5 in Alicante. Perfect camps for 10-mila! We will also offer maps and courses at 1:5000 to suit veterans. Maps printed in competition standards The famous map of Guardamar Norte, Alicante is made totally new 2016!! The old version was about 15 years old. It is located only at 400 meters from the accommodation at Camping Marjal. There is also another totally New map "Guardamar Sur" and in the village of Guardamar


All competitions can be combined with training camps

FLIGHTS

There are flights to Alicante from many airports in Scandinavia. Try www.skyscanner.com and Ryan Air

CONDITIONS

During Christmas/New year, 28th of December- 2nd of January, and during Easter week between the 26th of March-1st of April there is a supplementary cost of 5 euros per night.

Flights not included in prices given

Cost for petrol and car insurance, not included

Extra cost for 9 seaters: 10 euros per 9-seater and day.

Competition cost not included

UPDATED PROGRAMME ALICANTE FEBRUARY 2019

We will offer a programme with Sportident races 4 days a week during the month of February.
There will be courses at 1:5000 suited for Veterans, and also courses for children, at 1:7500 at every Sportident Race.
More information to be posted at www.o-travel.com and at our Facebook

Travel distances marked are from our camp centre Marjal Sport.

For the Sportident Races, the time is marked for the first start. Meeting 30 minutes before in order to register. Start allowed for 1 hour.

These Sportident Races are included for free in the o-travel camps. Other runners pay 7 euro per race
Members of the Spanish Orienteering Federation pay 2 euros.

FEBRUARY 2019  o-travel Sportident Race

Friday 1st 10 30: Guardamar Village 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.09057, -0.65025

Saturday 2nd Regional competition

Sunday 3rd Regional competition. Biar. 1h drive.

Monday 4th 10 30: Guardamar Village 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.09057, -0.65025

Tuesday 5th 17 30: Day course. 19 30: Night-O Mass start. Meeting at the restaurant at Marjal Sport. Google GPS coordinates: 38.10923, -0.65514

Wednesday 6th 10 30: Guardamar Sur. 10 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.04788, -0.65663

Thursday 7th 10 30: Guardamar Norte La Marina. 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.1398, -0.63684

Monday 11th 10 30: Guardamar Village 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.09057, -0.65025

Tuesday 12th 17 30: Day course. 19 30: Night-O Mass start. Meeting at the restaurant at Marjal Sport. Google GPS coordinates: 38.10923, -0.65514

Wednesday 13th 10 30: Guardamar Sur. 10 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.04788, -0.65663

Thursday 14th 10 30: Guardamar Norte La Marina. 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.1398, -0.63684

Saturday 16th Regional competition. 1,5h drive. New map on the coast south wards

Sunday 17th Regional competition. 1,5h drive. New map on the coast south wards.

Monday 18th NO SPORTIDENT TRAINING

Tuesday 19th 17 30: Day course. 19 30: Night-O Mass start. Meeting at the restaurant at Marjal Sport. Google GPS coordinates: 38.10923, -0.65514

Wednesday 20th 10 30: Guardamar Sur. 10 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.04788, -0.65663

Thursday 21st 10 30: Guardamar Norte La Marina. 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.1398, -0.63684

Saturday 23rd International Competition Costa Cálida. Long and Sprint. WRE

Sunday 24th International Competition Costa Cálida. Middle Chase Start. WRE

Monday 25th 10 30: Guardamar Village 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.09057, -0.65025

Tuesday 26th 17 30: Day course. 19 30: Night-O Mass start. Meeting at the restaurant at Marjal Sport. Google GPS coordinates: 38.10923, -0.65514

Wednesday 27th 10 30: Guardamar Sur. 10 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.04788, -0.65663

Thursday 28th 10 30: Guardamar Norte La Marina. 5 minutes by car. Google GPS coordinates: 38.1398, -0.63684

 



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