STAGE 1 – 28.07.2022 (THURSDAY) – ZŁOTNO
The slogan of 2022 edition is rocks. It will be no different during the first stage. Numerous boulders and rock formations creating a labyrinth characteristic of the nearby Błędne Skały will require a lot of concentration and careful map reading. Well-runnable forest will allow you to accelerate to a very high speed and a map in the scale of 1:7 500 will make it easier for you to read numerous details on the map. Adjusting the runing pace to the demanding environment during this short stage will be the key to success in Złotów - we will see who will make it best.
STAGE 2 – 29.07.2022 (FRIDAY) – BATORÓW
The second stage is moving to the higher parts of the Stołowe Mountains. The race will be held in the very vicinity of the National Park, in the area that can be named the essence of orienteering. In addition to numerous rock formations up to several meters high, during the second stage you will find plenty of boulders, diverse vegetation and significant elevation, all that immersed in high blueberry bushes. If you think that there are no demanding terrains in Poland, we invite you to Batorów - we guarantee that you will change your mind!
STAGE 3 – 30.07.2022 (SATURDAY) – BATORÓWEK
The third stage will certainly be the most demanding race of the 2022 edition. Both the terrain and the courses will be characterized by high variability, not only in terms of vegetation, but also in terms of black objects on the map. Your attention will be drawn by the unique variety of rock forms - stones, boulders, boulder fields, rock cliffs, towers, pillars and rock mushrooms are just the beginning of a long list of what you will have to face during your race. Get ready for a real rock puzzle in Batorówek!
STAGE 4 – 31.07.2022 (SUNDAY) – SZCZYTNA
Chasing start always brings a lot of emotions and fierce competition during the race is an additional difficulty, especially in the demanding terrain. This will also be the case during the final stage in Szczytna where a fast forest is waiting for you. In terms of vegetation it will resemble you what can be found in some Scandinavian backwoods. In addition, we will serve you steep slopes with countless boulders and rocks, few green areas and a wonderfully situated and shrouded in mystery castle. In a word - everything that we love in the orienteering.