Organised for the first time in France, the Oocup will take place from 25 to 29 July in the Bugey, in the heart of the Bugey, between Hauteville and the Plateau de Retord.
The orientation race (or « treasure hunt ») consists of finding, using a map, elements of the landscape (a rock, a hole, a path crossing), identified on the ground by orange and white markers that you must punch with your electronic finger to attest to your passage.
La Oocup in come numbers:
-5 stages: Col de Cuvillat, Col de la Cheminée and Les Plans d’Hotonnes.
Details of the steps: more information.
-1500 to 3000 participants expected
-20 different nationalities.
Book your accommodation:
Availability of accommodation on the Plateau de Retord / Bugey Sud
Download the pdf of available accommodation (last update: 8 March)
See accommodation available throughout the area (Bugey Sud, Pays Bellegardien, Haut-Bugey and Plateau d’Hauteville).
Attention: to participate in the timed events, a medical certificate mentioning your ability to practice orienteering in competition and mandatory.
Registration is online before July 1, 2018.
You will also be able to initiate yourself the same day on the race site and discover the activity without timing.