Rogaining is team sport of long distance cross-country navigation and enjoying. It is closely related to orienteering and many people enjoy both sports. The events can take up to 24 hours on route choosen by the competitors.

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ERC 2009 Bulletin 1



Kalke Ry, Finland

Event director

Jari Kaaja, jari.kaaja


International contact

Miika Pietila, miikapietila at

Event schedule:

Bulletin 1, December 15th
Bulletin 2, January 1st 2009
Registration starts January 10th 2009 12.00 Finnish time(GMT +2.00)
Bulletin 3, July 1st 2009

Start of competition August 15th 2009 12:00

Competition classes

Team classes

In the 24-hour competition there are several team classes.

Entry fees

The entry fee of a team is the sum of individual fees of the team members.

ClassPaid by 1.2. Paid by 31.5. Paid by 31.7.
24 h 60 €/person 70 €/person 80 €/person
8 h 40 €/person 50 €/person 60 €/person

Max number of participants


Competition area

Ylläs, Finland Start place

Competition map

Finnish topographic map in scale 1:50 000. Maps are for sale and more related information from Citizen's MapSite

More information of the competition area is available at

Ylläs homepage

Welcome to the first Rogain event ever organized above the polar circle !

Kalke Ry