Welcome to Mecklenburg in October 2016!
Experience autumn orienteering in the beautiful woods of the “Mecklenburg Switzerland” and the historic towns of Güstrow and Waren (Müritz) in Northeast Germany.
Results from all days are now published under "Ergebnisse".
Start lists are available by category and club under "Startlisten".
Course lengths for all days are or will be available on the page "Bahndaten".
Three races are organised, the details of which are summarised below. Additionally, training will be offered near Güstrow on Friday 30th September and a fun Photo-Orientering in Waren (Müritz) which can be completed on Friday or Saturday.
An overview of the race locations is available here.
01/10/2016: German Orienteering Championships
Individual long-distance race at Levenstorf near Waren (Müritz)
Classic distance race in an interesting forest unused for orienteering for over 25 years. Post-glacial terrain with many stones, similar to some areas in Swedish Skåne.
More information is available on the German-langauge page DM Lang.
02/10/2016: "Deutschland Cup" Relay
Club relay at Kirch Rosin near Güstrow
Mixed teams of 5 (open class), 4 (junior class for H/D-14) or 3 (ad-hoc class) runners.
More information is available on the German-langauge page Deutschland Cup.
Typical forest for northern Germany with diffuse contour and vegetation details.
Entries will be open in early Summer 2016.
Basic accomodation (sports hall floor) at a low cost will be available from the organisers in Güstrow from Friday until Monday. There are large number of other choices for accomodation of all sorts as this is a popular tourist region.
Some impressions of the areas to be used for the races are available in the Photo Gallery.
Organiser: Orienteering Group of SV Turbine Neubrandenburg