Nordic Championship 2019

Welcome to the
Nordic ARDF Championship

Kongsberg Norway
16-18 August

Dedicated runners
making challenging tracks
Hosted by
Radio Orienteering Norway
in cooperation with
Kongsberg - LA8Z
div. of NRRL
Challenging terrain
updated maps
available online
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Welcome to all ARDF runners who would like to participate in the Nordic ARDF Championship in Norway 2019. The event is located in Kongsberg in the southern part of Norway and we can promise you a challenging terrain and good maps. The Nordic ARDF Championship is an annual event hosted by the Nordic Radio Amateur Union (NRAU) members in turn. Norwegian Amateur Radio Relay League NRRL is responsible for the championship this year


The terrain consists is mostly fur wood with some marshes, and the terrain is not flat in Norway, cliffs and rocky ground must be expected.


When August 16th to 18th 2019

Where Kongsberg, 60km from Oslo, southern part of Norway.



Bulletin 1 Nordic ARDF Ch 2019

Bulletin 2 Nordic ARDF Championship 2019. To be released 1st May 2019

Bulletin 3 Nordic ARDF Championship 2019. To be released 15th August 2019



Preliminary schedule

Friday 16th

12:00                    Arrival and registration

14:00 – 15:30     Receiver check, frequencies and transmitter strength

16:30                    Departure sprint

18:00                     Start sprint

20:00                     Estimated last return to event centre

Saturday 17th

07:00                     Breakfast

08:00                     Departure first classic

09:30                     Start classic 2m and 80m beginner

13:30                     Estimated last return to the event centre

14:00                     Optional excursion time

19:30                     Prize ceremony

20:00                     Ham dinner at the event centre

Sunday 18th

07:00                     Breakfast

08:00                     Departure second classic

09:30                     Start classic 80m

13:30                     Estimated last return to the event centre

14:00                     Prize ceremony

14:30                     Departure


Starting fee

Starting fee and Ham dinner shall be payed to the organizer. Booking and payment of the
accommodation shall be done direct to Kongsberg Vandrerhjem.

Registration shall be done from our webpage and opens May 1st 2019.

Registration before July 15th.
Booking of hotel before June 1st.

Competition fee H21/W21 and above

Competition Registration before 15th of July After 15th of July
Sprint, 80m and 2m 450 NOK 650 NOK
Single competitions 200 NOK each competition 300 NOK each competition

Youth below 21 years and beginners

Competition Registration before 15th of July After 15th of July
Sprint, 80m and 2m 100 NOK each competition 150 NOK each competition

For all without EMIT badge

EMIT hire 50 NOK
Lost EMIT coverage 500 NOK

Ham party Saturday

Buffet dinner 300 NOK


Maps online

Choose Konsberg O-lag opnm this link:


Communication and transport

Kongsberg - Oslo, 90km by car

Kongsberg - Gardermoen

131km by car

Train (NSB), 1h45min - 323NOK

Torp - Gardermoen

90km by car

Train (NSB), 2h - from 280NOK

By ferry

Denmark to Larvik or Oslo

Kiel to Oslo

Sweeden, Strømstad to Sandefjord

Please ask us if you don't find a good connecting transport to Konsberg.


Event center and accommodation

Accommodation and venue center at Kongsberg Vadrerhjem

Prices for one person pr day, including breakfast, bed linen and towels.

3 – 4 bed rooms NOK 365,- pr. pers. (aprx. 36€)
2 - bed rooms NOK 450,- pr. pers. (aprx. 45€)
Single room NOK 720,- pr. pers. (aprx. 72€)

Reservation and payment in NOK must be done direct to the hotel. Rooms are reserved until june 1st, after this date the rooms might not be available.


There are other options in Kongsberg available, you must make your own booking

Quality Hotel Grand, Kongsberg (walking distance to the event centre)

Best Western Plus Gyldenløve Hotel (walking distance from the event centre)

Max Camping Jondalen Buskerud (15km from the event centre)



Contact information

 For further information please send us an email or make a call.

Web page

Radioorientering Norge


Telefon:               +47 971 94165 Svein Olsen LA6KCA


NRRL ARDF manager

Jon Sletvold


Telefon:              +47 911 79562