23rd Zagreb Open
Croatia 4 Days – Orienteering Event
Combine your summer holidays with visiting Croatian Adriatic sea and famous national park Plitvice before or after the Event. During the Event take opportunity to explore the capitol of Croatia Zagreb with surroundings. Stay in the hart of the City and be at the Event in only 30 – 60 minutes of driving.
For those keen on more orienteering just few days after our Event Orienteering Online in Slovenia will take place so you can have 9 quality races with enough time to rest and change your accommodation after our Event.
|Date:||20. – 23. July 2023|
|Venue:||Zagreb and surroundings, Croatia|
|Event type||4 day event, results of each stage sum up for final classification|
|Maps:||1:4000, 1:7500; 1:10000, 2021-2023|
|First start:||Stage 1: 11:00
Stages 2-4: 10:00
|Schedule:||Day 1 (20.07.) – Zagreb – Sesvete, new terrain – middle distance
Day 2 (21.07.) – Zagreb – Sesvetski kraljevec – middle distance
Day 3 (22.07.) – Jastrebarsko, Krašić – long distance
Day 4 (23.07.) – Zagreb City center – prolonged sprint distance (parks, forest and streets in the hart of Zagreb)
Stages 1,2 and 4 are within city borders so you will have enough time also to explore the city. Stage 3 is about 40km (highway) from the city center and you can reach it in about 45min to 1 hour of driving.
|Classes:||M10, M12, M14, M16, M18, M20, M21A, M21B, M21E, M35, M40, M45, M50, M55, M60, M65, M70, M75, W10, W12, W14, W16, W18, W20, W21A, W21B, W21E, W35, W40, W45, W50, W55, W60, W65, W70, W75
Open classes (free start, allowed to get shadowed and no age):
For Beginners and OPEN classes there will be no prizes and therefore no prize giving ceremony.
|Entries:||from September 2022 at OrienteeringOnline|
(all in EUR):
Startnine za registrirane članove HOS-a do 15.05. su sukladne sa propisanim startninama za Kup Hrvatske 2023 i vrijede do navedenog datuma. Nakon tog datuma primijenjuju se startnine iz poziva.
|Entries||are valid only after fees have been received to our bank account. Fees are to be paid within 3 days of the entry deadline. If we do not receive entry fee in due time, we will automatically change the fee to the amount of the next entry deadline. No exceptions!|
|Banking details:||IBAN: HR6524840081101296342
Bank: Raiffeisen Bank
Recipient: ORIJENTACIJSKI KLUB VIHOR
WE DO NOT ACCEPT REVOLUT PAYMENT as the BANKING FEE ON THOSE PAYMENTS ARE VERY HIGH!
|Cancelations:||entries cancelled by May 1st will get 60% refund. Entries cancelled between May 2nd July 1st will get 40% refund. In the case of complete or partial cancellation of the Event to circumstances beyond our control, we reserve the right to retain part or full amount of the entry fees.|
|ACCOMMODATION:||In Zagreb, everything is nearby! On one hand a lot of attraction are in the city center and easily accessible on foot. On the other, attractions which are a bit further are accessible by cheap public transportation.
Regardless of what you decide on where to stay in Zagreb, you will have easy access to the city and its attractions.
As we cover most accommodations in Zagreb we show you how far from the city center you will be. When we say the city center, we always talk about the Main ban Josip Jelačić square. From there you have easy access to most Zagreb attractions.
Zagreb is a 900-year-old city, but most of its accommodation units have been renovated and updated. Never the less they will all tend to keep as much of the old charm as possible.
We are a safe city and will welcome all type of travelers. Mostly we categorized Hotels, Apartments are recommended for families and groups of friends. Hostels, on the other hand, we recommend for youth.
Zagreb welcomes you, and it gets more and more visitors every year. Please plan and book your stay early. Especially if you plan on visiting during major events and festivals.
Start planning and book your stay on the time in Zagreb! Summer is a busy time of tourist season.
Camping, Glamping and Bungalows in Zagreb
Adriatic coast is very near and in about 1.30h you can reach the coast for holidays, swimming., tourism and relaxing after or before the Event.
|SPECIAL NOTE:||if the event is being cancelled due to COVID-19, we will refund 100% of the entry fee minus banking costs.|
Plan your orienteering summer in 2023. and prepare your self for major Events.