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LillehammerThe NRRL has the pleasure to invite fellow radio orienteering runners to the Nordic ARDF Championship in Lillehammer Norway 2015. We would like to send a special invitation to youngsters and beginners with dedicated short tracks and open entries.The event is organized by the Norwegian ARDF association RON (LA-ARDF) and Lillehammer amateur radio club.  The event centre will be in Lillehammer with short distances to local sightseeing’s as the Olympic Park, Maihaugen Folk Museum or Skibladner, the world oldest paddle steamer in regular operation. There are a lot of other activities as well for both children and adults, and the most important is radio orienteering![clear]
Results, complete results in pdf is found here: Nordic Championship 2016

Training, model track on Friday 7th August after the sprint competition.Read bulletin 3 with maps and embargoed areas of the competition.

Booking of hotel, use reference number: #149301

Don’t forget the late registratin fee after July 15th.

Entries – updated list of received entriers to the championship

Download Bulletin 3 / PM: NC2015 Bulletin 3 – updated July 9th

Download Bulletin 2: NC2015 Bulletin 2

Download Bulletin 1: NC2015 Bulletin 1

Norwegian Troll Park
Rafting in Sjoa
Lillehammer Olympic  Bob and Luge Track
Se more at

Date: August 7-9, 2015


Friday ArrivalSprint 80m, youngster – beginner 2m 16:00Flexible start for youngsters
Saturday 2m classic, youngster – beginner 80m 14:00Flexible start for youngsters
HAM dinner in the evening  18:00
Sunday 80m classic 9:00
Price ceremony 13:00 (approx.)

*flexible starting within two hours after first regular start for youngsters and beginners.

Location: Lillehammer, about 2 hours drive by car or train north of Oslo

Transport: International flights to Oslo, Gardermoen (OSL). Ferry from Denmark and Germany. Regular train service every hour from Oslo and Gardermoen to Lillehammer (1 hours 45min).

Local transport from the train station to the accommodation in Lillehammer can be arranged by the organizer.

Competition rules: Nordic ARDF rules based on Reg-1 ARDF competition rules. Rules are available from our web page:

Nordic ARDF rules

Nordic ARDF competition rules

Registration: Accommodation must be booked before June 30th in order to guarantee rooms at the event centre. Other accommodations in Lillehammer are available. See webpage for other accommodation options.

Competition fee senior (H21/W21 and above)

Note: Late registration date after July 15th.

Sprint, 80m and 2m: 450NOK            (650NOK late registration)

Single competitions: 200NOK/competition (300NOK/competition late registration)

EMIT hire: 50 NOK (whole event)

Youth below 21years and beginners:

100NOK/competition (150NOK/competition late registration)

Registration Nordic ARDF championship:

July 1st 2015. Late registration fee until August 1st 2015, later if available maps only.

HAM dinner Saturday evening: Bryggeriet Bar og Biffhus, steakhouse.
Dinner cost 320NOK / pr person, childrens meny to the age of 12 costs 100NOK.


Flats at Birkebeiner Hotel & Apartments

Flats with 3 bedrooms 5-6 persons. Completely equipped kitchen, TV, bedding, towels, etc. for 360 panorama.

2100NOK/day             5-6 persons pr flat including breakfast

1720NOK/day             3-4 persons pr flat including breakfast

Hotel rooms at Birkebeiner Hotel / Apartments
1640NOK/day             2 adults and 1-2 children in family room including breakfast
550NOK/day               per persons in double room including breakfast
750NOK/day               one person in double room including breakfast

Note! Booking of accommodation is done direct to the hotel.

Birkebeinerveien 24
2618 Lillehammer
Tlf: +47 61 05 00 80


Weather: From 13C to 25C, usually dry and very good running temperature!

Contact: Event email:


About the competition

Maps and embargoed areas

NOF approved maps Scale: 1:10 000 Area: A4 (2.1 x 2.9km). Restricted access for competitors to be understood that there are not allowed any orienteering or radio orienteering activity, training or competition in the area around Lillehammer and Sjusjøen. Orienteering maps in the area are aavailable using web search.

Maps will be made available before the competition.


EMIT EKT, electronic punching is provided by the organiser for rent 50 NOK. Include personal EMIT tag number in the registration if you have one. Lost EMIT badge must be compensated (635 NOK)


Beginners and youth in separate classes, IARU rules define classes for the Nordic Championship. Classes are merged if few competitors attend.  Separate class for competitors in the open class outside Nordic countries.

Youth participants

We encourage beginners and youngsters to take part in the event to learn and experience the joy of the sport. We will make dedicated courses (orienteering beginner level) adapted for the youngsters and beginners, and they are allowed to be followed (shadowed) by an experienced runner. Three transmitters will be used and located within visual distance from tracks or other guidelines. Free/flexible starting time in the beginner class in order for the adults to both participate in the main competition and to help own children afterwards.

Youth classes are divided into two: Beginners with permission to receive assistance before and during the course and intermediate class without assistance. Course length will be 1 to 1,5km. All youths will get a price award.


Hotels and camping

There are several options for accommodation at Lillehammer. The organizing comity will be helpful to direct all accommodation requests. The web page has information regarding alternative accommodation.

Registration for accommodation – before June 30th  

Note! Booking of accommodation is done direct to the hotel.

Registration competition

Late registration date after July 15th.

Registration shall be sent by email to: with the following information:

I/we intend to participate in the Nordic Championship 2015:

Nation/IARU union:
Date of arrival: dd/mm  2015
Has own car or transport:  Y/N
Contact email:
Mobile telephone:
For every competitor:
First Name:
Year of birth:
EMIT tag (number or rent):
Ham dinner (Yes/No):
Competitions:     sprint, 2m, 80m
 (For beginners and youth: youth 2m, youth 80m)
Others: Visitor