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MADRID

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION CAMP MADRID

19 - 20 February 2022

International competition, estimated 1500 participants, at 30 min from hotel. WRE sprint, middle. Categories to suit everyone. Also regional events in the area during spring 2022


A total of approximately 350 controls on 20-25 trainings in up-to-date maps, including the legendary maps of Peguerinos.

Most of these maps are unknown to foreign orienteers!

Sportident trainings once a week.

 This year we have about 10 more new forest and old city sprint maps.

 Night trainings, perfect camps for 10-mila! We will also offer maps and courses at 1:5000 to suit veterans. Courses offered for any level of knowledge.

 The altitude of most of the maps are about 200 meters lower than many of the other maps from further up north in Madrid,which means we are below the snow risk altitude and we can welcome orienteers to Madrid already from January!

 There have been about 20 new maps made over the last 3 years!

 SPRINT CAMP
We offer 10 fantastic sprint maps, so you can come on a specialized Sprint Camp if you wish.

SPORT MASSAGE

In the village of El Tiemblo cost 20 euros per session of 30 minutes.

 GYM & SPA

Gym cost 5 euros per session. GYM, JACCUZZI, SAUNA & POOL in San Martin de Valdeiglesias (10km)

 HOTEL
3-star or 4-star double – triple rooms with A/C . Free WIFI. Half board. Meals to go. Cafetería. Meeting room. Restaurant. Free parking, right outside the hotel.

 BIKE RENTAL

Mountain bikes available.

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

 CAR RENTAL
Standard model: Ford Focus Estate or similar, large space for luggage.

 Our Camp Area in Madrid It is located around San Martin de Valdeiglesias.

Distance to the Madrid International Airport Barajas: 100km.

 FOOTBALL

With 4 teams in La Liga there is always a match every weekend. This year: Rayo Vallecano, Getafe, Real Madrid and Atlético de Madrid. The matches are very seldom sold out (unless Barcelona or Real Madrid being the visiting team).

 TOURISM
Madrid is a city with 4 million habitants and offers “everything” for a tourist. Also other places like the city of Ávila.

 ORIENTEERING HISTORY
Martin Kronlund, Sweden, was the first introducer of orienteering in Spain. He lived here from 1962 until he passed away in 2007, 91 years old. The place in Spain that he loved the most, he always said, was the Peguerinos forests; “They remain me so much of Sweden”
His ashes are dispersed in the Peguerinos forests.

 

SORIA

Unknown paradise for orienteerers from outside of Spain.
The Spanish 5-days will be organized here in August 2022.
Camp prepared for a short stay of about two - three training days. Forest and city sprint maps. Stay at a hotel in San Leonardo city with the option of half board.

 Travel time to the hotel in San Leonardo de Yague, Soria, from the Madrid international Airport “Barajas”:

Driving Distance: 195 km , Duration: 2 HOURS 20 min.

 Double rooms with half board or full board.

 Trainings: There will be about 6 trainings put out. And 4 more printed if you want to stay more days

 Our Camp Area in Soria is located around Navaleno and San Leonardo de Yagüe



CUENCA

Unknown paradise for orienteerers outside of Spain.
Camp prepared for a short stay of about two - three training days. 5 forest maps and one city sprint. Stay at a hotel in Cuenca city with the option of half board.

 Cuenca. Possible to combine with Madrid.

Travel time to Cuenca from the Madrid international Airport “Barajas”:

Start Point: Barajas, 28042 Madrid, Spanien

End Point: Cuenca, Spanien

Driving Distance: 170 km , Duration: 1 tim 40 min.

Accommodation in apartments or hotel with half or full board.

 Camp prepared for a short stay of about two - three training days. 5 forest maps and one city sprint.


Our Camp Area in Cuenca It is located around in the beautiful mountains within about 5-30km north of the city of Cuenca.


Photos Cuenca below