Today, ESOC and WCup participants have took a part in the model event. After them, young orienteers from local o-club “Ermak” have tested EMIT punching system in the training race. TV operators have set their equipment for TV-production.
Today was the first day of event center working. The most numerous teams have arrived to the event center. The participants have got acquainted with winter sports center “Pearl of Siberia”, passed the accreditation and got the souvenirs.
A famous TV producer Karel Jonak (the Czeck Republic) and EMIT representative Tommy Jahojarvi (Norway) paid a visit to the “Pearl of Siberia”. On the first day of the visit they inspected the ski tracks and clarified the location of television cameras to broadcast the upcoming European Championships in ski orienteering. It is going to … Continued
In spite of the fact that the snow coverage is no more than 20-25 sm in the event area, the tracks preparation is started. The organizers team is making the base for the coming event using snowmobiles.
Tyumen was picking up the relay of Olympic torch on 11th of December. The most spectacular lap took place on the river Tura embankment. One of participants was the former chairman of orienteering club “Ermak” and the founder of “Siberian Husky” club Mikhail Fateev. Mikhail gave a gentle drive to Olympic Games flame with his … Continued