Veszprémi Tájfutó Club

Date of competition:
29-31. July 2011.

Event center:
Gerence fogadó (Bakonybél, Fürdő u. 59.; N47.257969°, E17.718407°) -

Venue of competition:
1. day: football ground (Bakonybél, Malom utca; N47.250234° E17.724123°)
2-3. day: Event center


29. July
17.00: 1. day (XLVII. Bakony cup - short distance)

30. July
10.00: 2. day (VII. Tüskés Endre memorial - classic distance)
12.00: Mikrosprint - info
16.00: Beer relay - info
20.00: Disco

31. July
10.00: 3. day (XIX. Veszprém cup - classic distance with chasing start)
13.00: Prizegiving ceremony of Tüskés Endre Memorial (M60 2. day competition)
13.05: Prizegiving ceremony of Pannon O-Days

29th July 2011.: 15.00-16.30 in 1. day finish,
30th July 2011.: 8.30-9.30 in Event center (for those who don't start 1. day)
31st July 2011.: 8.30-9.30 in Event center (for those who don't start 1-2. day)

Due to few entries the following categories were merged:
M10DK > MW10DK
M14C > M16C
M45 > M40
M55 > M50
M75 > M70
W10DK > MW10DK
W14B > W16B
W18B > W21A
W21B > W21A
W35A > W21A
W35BR > W21BR
W50 > W45

Pension: in Event Center 2900 HUF/person/night - fee shall be paid directly to host.
Gym hall with own equipment: 1000 meters from Event Center 800 HUF/person/night - fee shall be paid for organizers at registration. Those who paid fee will receive armband which allows them to enter the gym hall.

Venues of the event are available by public transport.

1. day: on a field available from Malom utca (300 meters from finish area)
2-3. day: on streets of Bakonybél
Always follow the instructions of organizers!

First starts:
1. day: 17.00
2-3. day: 10.00

Finish-start distance:
Alongside blue ribbon
1. day: 1300 m / 20 m
2. day: 2100 m / 125 m
3. day: 2000 m / 180 m


1. day:
Mostly open area at 270-350 ms asl.
Lot of vegetation features (bushes, single trees).
Orienteering clothes and shoes recommended!

2-3. day:
Middle mountain terrain with easily runnable forests at 250-520 ms asl.
Some places steep climbs and rock forms.
Typical objects of hunting and foresting activities can be found.

1. day: 1:4 000 / 2,5 m; 320x225 mm
2-3. day: 1:10 000 / 5 m; 225x320 mm
Maps are not foiled, but we ensure foil socket in start area.

Control description:
Printed on the map. Extra control description available in start area.

Refreshment point:
In M21A category on 2-3. day at 60-70% of course (at control point).

Chasing start:
3rd day first starts of each categories:
0: W10D, W12C, M16B, M70
15: W16B, W65, M12C, M14B
30: W40, W55, M10D, M16C
45: M18B, M60, W21C, W45
60: M40, M50, M65, OPEN
75: W21BR, M21B, M21C, M35BR
90: W21A, MW10DK, M21A, M21BR

- On 2. day cycling tour is crossing the terrain on a main road. Please be careful when crossing this road!
- On 2-3. day some places you can find dangerous cliffs (height of 5-10 ms) drawn with symbol 201.0 and 201.1. Be careful at these places!
- On 3. day before the chasing start all runners must write the start time to start bib. Registration in start 5 minutes before start time.
- On 3. day the final result will be decided by controller (not by punching on finish box but reaching finish line).
- All runners must wear start bib on all days.
- If SI station doesn't work, punch on map.
- It is forbidden to run with dog, and dogs must be leashed in finish area.
- Finish area and neighbouring area is private territory, use the public toilets!

Children's race:
2-3. day in finish area, no entry fee!

30th July from 12.00 - info

Beer relay:
30th July from 16.00 - info

- First three of overall results in each category receives prize. Winners of Pannon O-Days will receive handpaintes Herend Village Pottery.
- First three of 2. day M60 category receives special prize pledged by Tüskés family.

Prizegiving ceremony:
- Overall prizegiving ceremony of Pannon O-Days will take place 31st July from 13.00 at Event Center.
- Prizegiving ceremony of Tüskés Endre Memorial (M60 2. day) will take place just before overall prizegiving ceremony.

In the following restaurants you can get 10% discount showing your start bib.
- Bakony Hotel (Bakonybél, Fürdő u. 57.),
- Vadszőlő Panzió (Bakonybél, Fürdő u. 45.),

Leisure time offers:
In Bakonybél:
Train (Saturday 14:00) -
Borostyán-well -
Museum -
House of the Bakony Forests -
Saint Mauricius Monastery -

Neighbouring area:
Lake of Balaton - (50 kms)
Veszprémfest - (35 kms)
Zoo of Veszprém - (35 kms)
Historical downtown of Veszprém - (35 kms)
Historical downtown of Pápa - (30 kms)
Museum of Blue Dyeing in Pápa - (30 kms)
Thermal Bath of Pápa - (30 kms)
Herend Porcelain Museum - (30 kms)
Arboretum of Zirc - (15 kms)
Natural History Museum of Bakony Mountains, Zirc - (15 kms)
Tower at Kőris-hegy (highest point of Bakony Mountains) - (6 kms)

Veszprém county

City of Veszprém

Village of Bakonybél

Euro-West Ltd.

Sopron Bank Burgenland

Herend Village Pottery

Bakonyerdő Ltd.

Bakancsos Foundation

Veszcart Map Studio