Funchal City Race filled the city with Orienteering Four hundred participants in the 1st Edition of the Funchal City Race orienteered throughout downtown Funchal. On Saturday afternoon, the Sprint stage was set on Parque Santa Catarina, with courses that took participants to areas around Pestana Casino Park and Princess Dona Maria Amelia Foundation, proving to be a complex exercise due to the high detail of the maps and routes. In this first stage, the spotlight goes to the victory of [...]
On Sunday’s race, athletes will encounter obstacles related to Christmas lighting in some of the city’s sidewalks and must take due precautions in progression. Event areas on Saturday and Sunday include roads with traffic. We advise all athletes to pay close attention and proper precautions when traversing them. On Sunday’s race, for Elite M and Veterans M courses there will be more than 30 controls. Some SI Cards will not have sufficient logging capacity for this number of controls. The organizers [...]
If you pre-ordered training maps you can pick them up at our partner’s shop “Dona Maria José”, Rua dos Barreiros, 30, in Funchal, from Monday to Friday morning, between 10am and 8pm. Coordinates: 32.648418, -16.901958. If you have not pre-ordered and are interested, you can still purchase at the same place till they sell out.