Invitation

Invitation to race series

Czech O-Tour 2022

 in the footsteps of the World Championships 2021

 

About the Event:

A series of races for all generations and levels. From children to masters, from beginners to experienced competitors.

 

Dates and locations:

March 26, 2022  Terezín – To the fortress!

2 unique sprints in the Terezín Fortress, where the sprint race took place at the World Orienteering Championships 2021

July 16 – 17, 2022   Jizera Mountains – Holiday comfort!

3 forest races in the heart of the Jizera Mountains in the middle distance area at the World Orienteering Championships 2021

October 29 – 30, 2022  Kokořín area – The best in the end!

2 forest races in sandstone rocks, where the world’s best orienteers competed in relays and on long distance at the World Orinteering Championships 2021

 

Entries and payments:

Entries will open on February 1, 2022 at 20:22

The limit of participants is currently 1000 competitors / race. If the limit is met, the organizer may increase the number of participants, as long as it does not contradict government regulations and the organizer will have a higher number of participants approved for the race by the nature conservation entity.Entries for the entire series will take precedence over the entries to single races.

Payments must be sent within the entry deadline to the ČSOS account:

IBAN: CZ48 0600 0000 0000 5555 2021

SWIFT code BIC: AGBACZPP

Bank: MONETA Money Bank, a.s. Vyskočilova 1442/1b, 140 28 Praha 4 – Michle

Unpaid entries may be cancelled due to the limit of participants.

 

Classes:

Competition classes: DH10L, DH10, DH12, DH14AB, DH16AB, DH18AB, DH21EAB, DH35AB, DH45AB, DH55AB, DH65AB, DH75 (D = women, H = men)

(In the case of a smaller number of entries, the organizer reserves the right to merge some subclasses and vice versa, in the case of a large number of entrants to one subclass, divide it.)

Public classes: Beginner, Courageous, Open short, Open medium, Open long, HDR (child on string course shadowed by adult)

You can entry for classes for the public as an individual, couple or family.

Classes for the public have free starting time within the range given by the organizer in the Bulletin no.2 for the relevant race.

 

Entry fee:

up to 14 days before the race:

up to 7 days before the race:

entire series:

Advantages of purchasing the entry fee for the whole series:

Cancellation policy:

refund of fees upon entry cancellation:

 

Starting bibs:

Bibs will be provided to every competitor for each event weekend before the race.

Club competition:

A maximum of 14 club members can score points, the below specified number of best results in the given classes is calculated for each race (the winner of the class gets 100 points, the other percentage less points according to the time loss up to twice the winner’s time); the best clubs will receive very valuable prizes.

Prize giving:

Regulation:

The race is held according to the valid orienteering Rules. Please see the expected times of the winners in the attached table.

A protest against violation or non-compliance with the Rules or against a decision of the controller may be submitted in writing, on the spot and supported by a deposit of CZK 200 to the controller.

Protest against the official results then in writing within 14 days of the publication of the official results – via e-mail to the address info@o-tour.cz, with a deposit of CZK 200 sent to the organizer’s account.

Electronic punching:

The SPORTident electronic punching system will be used, and all versions of SI card are accepted. Contactless punching will be enabled for use with SIAC cards.. Only standard SI-cards will be available for hire when entering (fee 50 CZK / race). If lost, compensation 800 CZK will be required.

Organizing body:

Czech Orienteering Federation (Český svaz orientačních sportů, Zátopkova 100/2, 169 00 Praha 6 – Břevnov)

Information:

On the www.o-tour.cz website or via the mail  info@o-tour.cz

Kindergarten: 

Will be provided for the necessary time, fee 20 CZK / day

Protection of personal data and photography:

The organizer, as a personal data administrator, is entitled to process the personal data of the registered participant for the performance of his/her duties as the organizer of the race, for the purpose of fulfilling the contract that occurs between the organizer and the participant of the race by accepting the entry. For the purpose of fulfilling its obligations, the organizer will publish the participant’s personal data in the valid ČSOS format in the form of an entry, start list and results in the ORIS information system (https://oris.orientacnisporty.cz/) and on the event website (https://www.o-tour.cz).

Photography: During the event, news photographs will be taken to inform the public about the race, billing subsidies for the event, etc. in accordance with Section 89 of Act No. 89/2012 Coll., the Civil Code. In addition, photos can be taken for the personal use of the competitors (as a memory of the races, promoting the club etc.) especially from the prize giving and the finish. In case you do not agree with the photo shooting, please explicitly notify the photographer.

Covid-19:

By registering, each participant undertakes to act in accordance with the currently valid protective measures set by the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic or the organizer of the race.

The conditions and organization of individual races may change depending on the current epidemiological situation.

 

Please note:

Everyone participates in the race at their own risk.

We ask participants to behave in a respectful manner towards the environment. Sort the waste into prepared containers.

 

Shoes with metal dobbs and spikes are forbidden for the last round races on October 29 – 30, 2022  (Kokořín area)!

 


Information about individual races: