Perfect terrains, bigger money prizes in H/D21E -categories and C-Ultra in open orienteering

Next year´s whole family´s orienteering and holiday week - Kainuu Orienteering Week 3.-8.7.2016 we will have almost perfect terrains where all orienteers will enjoy good runability in pineforest area and challenging orienteering in great hill areas where sceneries are outstanding. 

We have something new to offer for Kainuu Orienteering Week 2016:

Competition categories:

- In Elite-categories H/D21E we will have money prizes for overall winners as follows:
1. 2000,00 €
2. 1000,00 €
3. 500,00 €
- Additionally we will have new competition categories D60B and D65B and in youth categories we´ll have H/D17-20B -category.

Open orienteering:
- We have totally new C-ULTRA -category (for example trail runners) with easy orienteering tasks
- Pre-registration and entry is already open to open orienteering categories in IRMA-entry service

First and cheapest entry period will be closed on 30.11.2015
- Entry to competition categories in IRMA-entry service
- Entry to open orienteering in IRMA-entry service

More information about KOW,
Some feelings from 2015 KOW can be watched from this video.

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Entry to open categories is now open in IRMA entry-service

Kainuu Orienteering Week 2016 open categories entry is now open in IRMA entry-service.

Pre-entry to open categories by using the IRMA-service is now even cheaper than registration on-site. Additionally, when you arrive to Kainuu Orienteering Week competition centre you just have to pick up your number from beside Kuntoinfo (open orienteering info) and then you can go directly to open categories start area.

More information about open categories can be found here.

KOW2016 Competition terrain

Orienteers will enjoy great orienteering terrains in KOW 2016

Kainuu Orienteering Week 2016 will provide great orienteering terrain and beautiful scenery´s. Here is one photo and map sample from 2016 KOW event. Come along and enjoy the Finnish summer in our orienteering and holiday week for the whole family.