Hungarian Open Ultra Long Distance Foot-Orienteering Championships 2014

Date 29 March 2014 (Saturday)
Location Bakony mountains, Fenyőfő-Vinye
Organiser On behalf of the Hungarian Orienteering Federation
Hegyisport Szentendre Egyesület
Address: Levél köz 5., H-2000 Szentendre
Telefon: +36 303047711
Course Planner:
Tibor Erdélyi
Bence Kiácz
Zoltán Gyulai
Bence Kiácz
Aim of the
To decide the Hungarian champions and placed runners for 2014
Classes M/W 21A, 20A, 18A, 35A, 40A, 45A, 50A, 55A, 60A, 65A, 70A, 75A and M80A, 85A
Accompanying competitions:
Open B: open for beginners (3 km)
Open AS: open advanced, short (3 km)
Open AL: open advanced, long (5-6 km)
Entries Deadline: 17 March 2014 (Monday), no late entries are allowed in the championship classes!
On-line registration: ENTRY system of Hungarian Orienteering Federation
In special cases by e-mail:
The e-mail registration will be acknowledged within 2 days,
if it does not happen, please repeat the registration.
Registration will be accepted only in written form.
Entry data: club, name, class, id-number (if any), SI-number
Entry fees Championship classes: 2600 HUF/person
Accompanying competitions till deadline: 1000 HUF/person, on the spot: 1500 HUF/person
SI-chip fee: 200 HUF/person
Payment on the spot or by bank transfer.
Public transport The competition can be reached on Saturday morning by train from Budapest to Vinye. According to the present timetable the train arrives at 9:11 to Vinye, from there you can reach the event centre by a 1500 m walk and further 2100 m the start.
Accommodation Should be arranged individually.
Near to the event centre (6 km circle, Fenyőfő, Vinye, Bakonyszentlászló) there are many different accommodation possibilities with a variety of comforts and prizes. You can book accommodation for the competition on the next phone and e-mail address:
Orsolya Horváth, +36 30 3253520,
Transport Will not be organised
Planned first start 10:30
Registration In the event centre from 8:30 am
Terrain Mainly clean forest with good runnability and fine contour details. Altitude between 280 and 450 m.
Map Surveyed in 2010-2014, scales 1: 10.000 and 1:15.000, contours 5m
Embargoed areas
From the publication of the invitation until the event any orienteering activity is disallowed south to Fenyőfő-Vinye road in 4 km distance
Awards The 1-3. placed of the championships will be awarded by medals.
The best Hungarian competitors in each class gain the title Hungarian Orienteering Champion in ultra long distance according to the official rules.
  • Homepage of the competition:
  • The competition will not be organised in mass start
  • Competitors take part on the event at their own risk
  • SPORTident punching system will be used
  • In the M21A class, there will be 33-35 controls. The runners of this class should ensure to have a SI chip suitable to store so many controls (e.g. type „5”, 1-499.999 serial number), or should hire one at the registration.