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WSA World Championship
dryland race
Šamorín 2018
 

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Important Announcements / news

12.10.2018 – PLEASE NOTE: STARTING FEES SAMORIN
Dear Members, Mushers,
Please note that our national members have to collect the starting fees for the WSA Dryland Championship from their competitors and are responsible for the payment of the starting fees to the WSA.
@Mushers: Please do not pay your starting fees directly to the WSA. Your club will be in touch to collect the starting fees. We will contact any mushers who have paid their starting fees directly about next steps.
Many thanks!

24.8.2018 – added map and trail profile

Weather

Place

Place of race: Šamorín – Čilistov, Slovakia

The town of Šamorín, part Čilistov, is about 20 km far from Bratislava. Start / finish and stake-out areas are located near the X-Bionic® Spehere multi-purpose complex (gate 10) and close to the Gabčíkovo waterworks

how to get to race

We are preparing informations for you.

Race info

Race rules: WSA Dryland rules

Racemarshal: Arno Steichler (GER) 

Deputy Racemarshal: Justyna Janecka (POL)

Race Judges: Rolf Munch, Patrick (Leo) Leonhardt (GER)

Important dates

November 16th, 2018 – November 18th, 2018

End of registration: 26.10.2018

Deadline for pay fee to secure Starting place: 26.10.2018

First payment deadline: 4.11.2018

Second (final) payment deadline (late payment fee applies): 4.11.2018

Presentation of racers: 15.-16.11.2018 (Šamorín – Čilistov)

1. heat: 17.11.2018 

2. heat: 18.11.2018

Price giving ceremony: 18.11.2018

Registration

  • WSA member associations have to request the number of starting places they require no later than 26th October by email to registrations-samorin@wsa-sleddog.com
  • Mushers have to register on https://racedata.wsa-sleddog.com
  • All competitors have to be confirmed by our national members.
  • Chip lists and speaker info will be collected during the vet check

Trail

Trail: 5,2 km

The trail leads near drainage channel through small woods and meadows. The entire length of the track is covered with clay and grass. At two places, the trail crosses the concrete pavement (about 2m). Trail profile is flat, without significant climb or descent.

Trail map

Trail profile

Racing categories

  • Cart

    • DR8 - (cart 6-8 dogs)
    • DR6 - (cart 5-6 dogs)
    • DR4 - (cart 3-4 dogs)
    • (at least 5 racers at 1st heat to open a category)
  • Bikejöring

    • DBM - (Bike 1 dog) Men
    • DBW - (Bike 1 dog) Women
    • DBMV - (Bike 1 dog) Men Veteran
    • DBWV - (Bike 1 dog) Women Veteran
    • DBMJ - (Bike 1 dog) Men Junior
    • DBWJ - (Bike 1 dog) Women Junior
    • (at least 5 racers at 1st heat to open a category)
  • Scooter

    • DS2 - (Scooter 2 dogs)
    • DS2J - (Scooter 2 dogs) Junior
    • DSM1 - (Scooter 1 dog) Men
    • DSW1 - (Scooter 1 dog) Women
    • DSM1J - (Scooter 1 dog) Men Junior
    • DSW1J - (Scooter 1 dog) Women Junior
    • (at least 5 racers at 1st heat to open a category)
  • Canicross

    • DCM - (Canicross 1 dog) Men
    • DCW - (Canicross 1 dog) Women
    • DCMV - (Canicross 1 dog) Men Veteran
    • DCWV - (Canicross 1 dog) Women Veteran
    • DCMJ - (Canicross 1 dog) Men Junior
    • DCWJ - (Canicross 1 dog) Women Junior
    • (at least 5 racers at 1st heat to open a category)

Program

  • 15.11.2018 (Thursday)

    • 12:00 Stake-out open
    • Vet Check
  • 16.11.2018 (Friday)

    • Vet Check
    • 15:00 - Team Leader meeting
    • cca 18:30 - Opening ceremony
  • 17.11.2018 (Saturday)

    • 08:00 - 10:00 Breakfast for mushers
    • 8:30 - Team leader meeting
    • 09:30 - 1. heat of race
    • 18:30 - Dinner for mushers
  • 18.11.2018 (Sunday)

    • 09:30 - 2. heat of race
    • 08:00 - 10:00 - Breakfast
    • 08:30 - Team leader meeting
    • cca 16:30 Winner decoration ceremony

The race schedule will be continuously refined. We will inform you of its final form.

Accommodation

Accommodation: Competitors take care of themselves

Close to the start is the X-Bionic Sphere resort or the hotel Kormoran (but both are slightly higher cat.), In the city, for example, Hotel Samaria, the accommodation can also be found in the surrounding villages, or Bratislava is also not that far.

Documents

veterinary conditions

in the non-commercial movement of animals to the territory of the Slovak Republic,

  • from EU Member States

    For traveling from the Member States of the European Union to Slovakia, the following requirements must be met:

    • are marked with a microchip or a clear and readable tattoo done before July 3, 2011
    • were vaccinated against rabies (the age of the dog is at least 12 months, the date of administration of the vaccine must be indicated in the pet passport of the animal, the vaccine must be administered by an authorized veterinarian)
    • are accompanied by an identification card (pet passport) issued by an authorized veterinarian.

    accompanying owner or authorized person may be up to 5 animals.
    The maximum number of companion animals (dogs, cats and ferrets) may exceed 5, subject to the following conditions:

    • The animals must have more than 6 months
    • It is a non-commercial relocation - at competitions, exhibitions, sporting events or training sessions sport events
    • The owner or authorized person in this case must provide a written document confirming that the pets are registered for participation in such events (competitions, exhibitions, sporting events, sports event training)
  • from third countries (but on the list)

    The third countries or territories on the list are those listed in Part 1 and Part 2 of Annex II to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 577/2013, pursuant to Article 13, part 1 and 2 Regulation (EU) of the European Parliament and of the Council 576/2013.

    List of countries

    For traveling to The Slovakia, the following requirements must be met:

    • are marked with a microchip or a clear and readable tattoo done before July 3, 2011
    • were vaccinated against rabies (the age of the dog is at least 12 months, the date of submission of the vaccine must be indicated in the animal identification or veterinary certificate for non-commercial movement to the Member States, the vaccine must be administered by an authorized veterinarian)
    • the animal must be accompanied by a veterinary certificate for the non-commercial movement of dogs, cats and ferrets to Member States from the territory or third country, in accordance with Article 5 (1) and (2) 576/2013.
  • from third countries (not on the list)

Thanks for your support

Sponsor

Support for the organizatio of the event and providing prices for category winners.
www.royalcanin.sk

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Providing prices for category winners.
www.klbova-vyziva-zvierat.sk

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Support for the organization of the event.
www.toyota-bratislava.sk

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Support for the organization of the event.
www.toyota-bratislava.sk

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Support for the organization of the event.
www.superzoo.sk

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Support for the organization of the event.
www.mushing.sk

Media partner

Promotion of the event via articles and advertising.
www.pravda.sk

Sponsor

Support for the organization of the event.
www.nordicdogsports.sk

Sponsor

Support for the organization of the event.
www.bvsas.sk

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Help and material support for the organization of the event.
www.samorin.sk

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Help and material support for the organization of the event.
www.zohzo.sk

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Support for the organization of the event.
www.trnava-vuc.sk

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Support for the organization of the event.
www.kostkakolobezky.cz

Organizing Committee

Peter Chanas

Head of the Organizing Committee

Viola Chanas

Member of the Organizing Committee

Marcel Matanin

Member of the Organizing Committee

Simona Mataninová

Member of the Organizing Committee