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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Invitation 26.5.2012

I La Sportiva mini Rogaining
26.5.2012 Pirkanmaa - Finland

All orienteerers, hikers, mountain runners, hill walkers, outdoor adventurers, firms, friends and families are cordially welcome to participate in the I La Sportiva mini Rogaining event 2012.

Event schedule:

Registration starts February 15th 2012 12.00 Finnish time(GMT +2.00)
Bulletin 1, March 15th
Bulletin 2, July 1st

Start of competition May 26th 2012 10:00

Event Centre

Is located in Hyytiälä in Pirkanmaa, about 60 km from city of the Tampere.

Competition classes

There are three competition classes in the I La Sportiva mini Rogaining.


A team consists of 2 to 5 members.

Team classes

In all competition classes there is only one team class, OPEN.

Age limit

All participants must be at least 15 years of age.

Preliminary competition timetable

10.00 (noon) Start of the 8-hour and 4-hour events
12.00 Start of the 3-hour MTB event
14.00 finish of the 4-hour event
15.00 finish of the 3-hour event
18.00 finish of the 8-hour event


The registration is made over the internet at: You will receive an invoice by e-mail after your registration in confirmed by the organisers.

Entry fees

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

Class Paid by 1.4.		Paid by 1.5.		Paid by 20.5.
8 h	40 €/person		50 €/person		60 €/person
4 h	30 €/person		40 €/person		50 €/person
3 h	30 €/person		40 €/person		50 €/person

Event map

Scale 1:40 000, h = 5m, topographical map


The visits at the checkpoints are recorded by the teams by using an electronic punching system. The rent of the punching system is included in the fee.


All catering at the race centre during the event, and one hour after the finish of the event, is included in the fee. Besides that there will be water posts along the course.


Three best teams in every class shall be awarded a prize.

Additional information

Further information will be added on the website whenever it becomes available. You may also contact the organising committee:
Chairman of the organising committee:
Registration and fees: Jari Kaaja,
International contact:
Internet services: Miika Pietilä

Bulletin 1

Further information will be added on Bulletin 1. You will find it Mars 15th, on this page.