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Poll: Course of the Year 2011

Vote for "The Course of the Year 2011" by setting up your "Top 5 List" for the best courses of 2011.

Candidates


  • Stockholm Rogaining, Sweden

  • Scottish 6 Days Tralee Sprint, Scotland

  • WOC middle final 2011, France

  • Multi-technique training, Croatia

  • O-Ringen Stage 3, Sweden

  • Midnattsolgaloppen 2011 Stage 2, Norway

  • Puglia 5 Days, Gargano, Italy

  • Cap de l Aljub Training Course, Spain

  • WOC tour 2011 Day 6, France

  • Sprint the Bay 2011 - Stage 4, New Zealand

  • XXXII Meeting Orientamento Venezia, Italy

  • O-festivalen long distance, Norway

  • Kras o-technique training - without paths, Slovenia

  • Elitserien Long April 2011, H21, Sweden

  • Cappad-O-cia Cup #3, Turkey

  • WMOC 2011 Sprint Qual, Hungary

  • Swiss O-Week Stage 3, Switzerland

  • Swedish Champs Long M21, Sweden

  • US Team Trials 2011, Blue Mountain Reservation, USA

  • Puglia 5 Days, Peschici, Italy

  • WOC selection 2011 NOR/SWE Prépoulain, France

  • LOST in labyrinth, Latvia

  • Midnattsolgaloppen 2011 Stage 4, Norway

  • Cave Orienteering Leibnitz, Austria

  • Arctic Midnight Orienteering, Greenland

  • Arraiolos International Meeting, Portugal

  • Long Distance race Corrençon, France

  • Cappad-O-cia Cup #2, Turkey

  • Italy Cup 2011 Stage 4, Italy

  • Swedish Champs Middle 2011, Sweden

  • WOC Training Montagne de Bange, France

  • WOC sprint final 2011, France

  • OOCup Day 3 M21 Ultimate, Slovenia

  • Istanbul 5 Days Grand Bazaar, Turkey

  • Spanish Championships Middle 2011, Spain

  • Torshavn WWOP race, Faroe Islands

  • Samobor open 2011 Stage 2, Croatia

  • Croatia open 2011 Stage 3, Croaria

  • JLVK Individual, Germany

  • WOC selection SUI, Le Revard 2011, France

  • Nationale 1, Fountainebleau, France

  • JEC 2011 Long, Austria

  • MOC 2011 - Stage 2, Italy

  • Petit Prix 2011 Stage 3, Czech Republic

  • WOC long final 2011, France

  • The Butterfly Effect, New Zealand

  • San Marino Peo Tour 2011, San Marino

  • Nuuk O-fest, Nanorsuaq, Greenland

  • Tsarevets Fortress Brown Cup, Bulgaria

Your 'Top 5 List'

Instructions

1. Drag maps from the list of candidates on the left to your favourite list on the right (click a map sample to see the full map).

2. Enter your name and e-mail address, and click below to submit your vote.

POLL IS CLOSED!

3. Win great prizes from our sponsors (see below).

Enter you name and email-address to be part of the draw for the prizes from the sponsors. Note! Only one vote allowed per IP-address and email-address!
Rules
The following are the rules for the voting in "The course of the Year 2011":
  1. The 'Course of the Year 2011' will be found based on summing all the votes. For each course being set on the top of a 'Top 5 List', 100 points are awarded to this course. For each course being set as number 2, 70 points are awarded, and so on with 50, 30 and 10 points for the next spots on the list down to number 5.
  2. You are only allowed to vote once (if several people share one internet connection, only one can vote, as the IP address is used to identify the voter along with the email-address of the voter).
  3. Among all people voting and submitting suggestions, a minimum of 10 prizes from our sponsors will be drawn. See below for the prizes.

Prizes from our Sponsors
Prizes from our Sponsors always makes it more fun! There will be a prize for the course setter in "The course of the Year 2011", a prize for the first one suggesting the course which ends up becoming "The course of the Year 2011", and prizes drawn among the ones suggesting and voting. Sponsors for "The course of the Year 2011":
  1. Lipica Open
    Lipica Open offers a package of 2 transferable start places for the Lipica Open weekend + the Xtremor warm-up event.
    Lipica open 2012 will be organized on the brand new maps of the brand new terrain in the Kras region in Slovenia from March 10th-11th. There will be a warm-up event - Xtremor - on March 8th-9th, giving you 4 days of interesting karst orienteering.

  2. Croatia Open
    Croatia Open offers a package of 2 transferable start places for the Complete Croatia Open week with accommodation in Sport Hall included.
    Croatia Open is a 4 day orienteering race - offering you 4 different types of terrain from extreme karst to mediteraean and continental terrain. "Croatia open" attracts more than 600 competitors from 30 countries offering you great orienteering holiday - combining orienteering with holidays on the Adriatic coast.

  3. Fjord-O West
    Fjord-O West offers a package of 2 transferable start places for the complete Fjord-O West week 2012.
    Fjord-O West is a four day race in the beautiful valley of Voss, organized from June 26th until June 29th 2012. Voss is a small village in the heart of the famous westcoast Fjords of Norway close to Bergen. The event can be combined with O-festivalen organized in Beitostølen the weekend ahead of Fjord-O West 2012.

  4. EOC Tour 2012
    EOC Tour 2012 offers a package of 2 transferable start places for the complete EOC Tour 2012.
    EOC 2012 is an orienteering festival with four day public races which will be held in conjunction with EOC2012. 17th-18th May, Arena Skattungbyn, Orsa, 19th-20th May, Arena Lugnet, Falun.

For the record: All sponsor gifts/income related to "The Best Course of 2011" goes directly to the WorldofO.com readers.