Through Domfront editorial employees
Published on 21 May 21 at 21:15
Ready to warmth up your stumps? A orienteering race will happen on September 11 and 12, 2021 in L’Orne. Organized by the golf equipment of Vik’Azim and Vir’King Raid, this weekend baptized O’Viking 2021 will primarily happen around Domfront in Poiraie and Tinchebray (Orne). “We have chosen to join forces in order to mobilize the maximum of living forces”, emphasizes Olivier Faudet, president of Vir’King Raid.
Between the ruins of the medieval metropolis and the forest massifs, the individuals may have the chance to place themselves to the take a look at, on 4 completely different levels.
L’Orne has by no means had orienteering competitions. However, it’s a division with actual potential with its many forests.
This competitors, open to FFCO * licensees, can be accessible to most of the people.
This competitors is open to licensees but additionally to everybody, from orienteering or path fans to individuals wishing to find this self-discipline.
The 4 races depend for the nationwide orienteering classification. “Of the 4 races, 3 are regional and 1 will designate the regional sprint champion”.
The competitors will start on Saturday September 11 at 2 p.m. with a dash at Tinchebray Bocage. A mid-distance race will await individuals from 5 p.m. on the steep terrain of Mont de Cerisy.
The second day of competitors will go away the Flérien panorama to affix the Domfrontais. At 10 am, Sunday September 12, a brand new dash will happen in the medieval metropolis of Domfront in Poiraie. A medium distance race will come to finish this weekend on the location of the Arthour pit from 1 p.m.
Accustomed to organizing orienteering races, the 2 golf equipment hope to draw between 400 and 500 individuals. “We hope to be able to attract people from the West,” says Olivier Faudet. Ultimately, the volunteers hope to perpetuate the assembly. “We could perhaps do two races in the Orne and two in the South Manche”.
If registrations will not be but open, they need to be open quickly. “We offer prices of € 6 and € 8 for non-licensees, with insurance”. A good sporting weekend in perspective, to (re) uncover the landscapes of the bocage
FFCO: French Orienteering Federation; Registration and data: https://vikazim.fr/oviking-2021/