Day 1, 8 August: LVIII. Mecsek Cup, WRE Orfű
Assembly area, finish: at the House of Mecsek (GPS,46.138057,18.1588862)
Access: On foot: 2100 m from the Panoráma Camping, Orfű; 1700 m from the Village Hall, Orfű following the main roads (1100 m following the yellow markings at the path next to the main road, starting south of the junction of the two roads).
By car: Coming from Orfű or from Pécs on the main road from Pécs to Orfű, turn at the junction marked by a control flag within the village of Orfű.
Parking: At the paved and grassy area after leaving the main road at the junction, 200-500 m from the assembly area. Please follow the instructions of the competition officials.
Finish-Start: 2250m / 100 m climb following the blue-white markings.
Map: M/W21E 1:15 000, M60-M80 and W55-75 1:7500, other classes 1:10 000, contour interval 5m.
Terrain: Typical mid-mountain range terrain with depressions and younger forests. The coverage is diverse with generally good runnability. A large part of the terrain was not mapped before. There is continuous forestry work on the terrain, thus new roads and smaller changes in vegetation can occur!
Refreshment: at locations marked on the competition map.
Potentially dangerous areas are marked at the terrain!
After SI-readout all competitors are invited to run in a labyrinth raised at the assembly area. No previous registration is required.
Heading west, lost competitors can reach Orfű or the main road leading to Orfű.
The prize-giving ceremony of the WRE race and the classes (M21B, M65, M70, M85) of the memorial events of our recently deceased orienteering friends, Gergő Verhás, János Palatinszky, István Göbölös and Tibor Angyal dr. will also take place on this day in Panoráma Camping Orfű together with the prize-giving ceremony for the daily winners (see below).
Venue: Panoráma Camping Orfű.
Finish: Next to the big tent at the stage.
Start: from 15:00, last start at 17:30.
Classes and course lengths: Course A: 1800 m/ 95 m climb/ 9 controls
Course B: 1800 m/ 90 m climb/ 11 controls
Course AK: 800 m/ 45 m climb/ 5 controls
Course BK: 800 m/ 40 m climb/ 6 controls
Type of the event: Relay, in the Mobile-O plus class the members of the team start simultaneously
Map: Scale 1:7500 with a 5 m contour interval, surveyed in 2017.
Others: The SI punching system will be used at the event. The time of the competitors starts by punching at the start unit at the moment of start.
Registration fee on site: 2000 HUF/team
Competitors participate at the event at their own responsibility.
Prize-giving ceremony for the daily winners in Panoráma Camping at the big tent from 19:00, followed by Disco until 24:00.