IML/IVV Event

IML & IVV Cooperation Cup - 2017 • Brașov, Romania

 

Brasov, Romania, 1-3 September, 2017

On 2 and 3 September 2017, EuroTrainer Association, in partnership with Brasov City HallPoiana Brasov Tourism Board and Transilvania University of Brasov, are organizing the IML & IVV Cooperation Cup in Poiana Brașov and Brașov.

Two walking trails of 20 km will be available, along with a cycling trail and swimming activities. In addition, 3 guided/permanent walking trails of 5 and 10 km in Brașov and Poiana Brașov are available as well.

 

IVV AND IML ACTIVITIES

 

1. IML & IVV Cooperation Cup

Two 20 km trails:

  • Poiana Ursului Street –  Drumul Vechi – Podul Crețului Street – După Grădini – Turnul Funarilor – Aleea Tiberiu Brediceanu – Piața Teatrului – După Ziduri Street – Pietrele lui Solomon – Drumul Forestier – Casa Viorel, Poiana lui Stechil Street – Poiana Ursului Street
    • Distance: 20 km
    • Altitude difference: about 500m
    • Difficulty: medium (gradual downhill and uphill)
  • Poiana Ursului Street – Valea Cheii Street – Drumul Roșu – Telegondola Postăvaru Expres – Top Mountain, Poiana Cristian – Căprioara – Pietrele lui Solomon – Drumul Forestier – Casa Viorel,Poiana lui Stechil Street – Poiana Ursului Street
    • Distance: 20 km
    • Altitude difference: about 450m
    • Difficulty: medium (gradual downhill and uphill)
    • Hiking boots for the mountain are recommended

Two shorter trails are available for participants under 10 years and over 70 years:

  • Poiana Ursului Street – Drumul vechi – Pietrele lui Solomon – Drumul Forestier – Casa Viorel/Poiana lui Stechil Street – Poiana Ursului Street
  • Poiana Ursului Street – Valea Cheii Street – Drumul Roșu -Telegondola Postăvaru Expres – Top Mountain, Poiana Cristian – Strada Stânii – DN1E – Poiana Ursului Street
    • Distance: 11 km
    • Altitude difference: about 450 m
    • Difficulty: medium (gradual downhill and uphill)
    • Hiking boots for mountain are recommended

Start/Finish Point: Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului, Poiana Brașov

  • Address: 1 Poiana Ursului Street, Poiana Brașov
  • Start Time: 08:00 – 12:00 h
  • Finish Time: 18:00 h

Price: 3 Euros/walk (about 13 lei)

2. IVV – Walking

Three IVV permanant walking trails will be available – IVV stamps:

 

2.1. KRONSTADT (5km)

 

2.2. THE CITADEL (10 km)

 

2.3. SUN GLADE (5 km)

Printed maps of these 3 permanent trails (Kronstadt, The Citadel and Sun Glade) will be available on the Start/Finish point for the IML/IVV Cooperation Cup: Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului, 1 Poiana Ursului Street

  • Price: 3 Euros/walk (about 13 lei)
  • IVV stamps
  • Flexible timing

3. IVV – Cycling

A cycling trail is available:

  • Poiana Ursului Street –  Drumul Vechi – Podul Crețului Street – După Grădini – Turnul Funarilor – Aleea Tiberiu Brediceanu – Piața Teatrului – După Ziduri Street – Pietrele lui Solomon – Drumul Forestier – Casa Viorel, Poiana lui Stechil Street – Poiana Ursului Street
    • Distance: 20 km
    • Altitude difference: about 500m
    • Difficulty: medium (gradual downhill and uphill)

Please subscribe one week in advance if you need a rented bycicle.

  • Price/trail: 3 Euros (about 13 lei)
  • IVV stamps
  • Time: 8:00 – 18:00
  • Start/Finish Point: Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului,  1 Poiana Ursului Street, Poiana Brașov

4. IVV – Swimming

Swimming activities (300 m, 500 m) will be available at Alpin Hotel .

  • Price: 3 Euros (about 13 lei)
  • IVV stamps
  • Time: 2 September, 12:00 – 18:00

 

CULTURAL AND SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

 

Welcome dinner – 1 September

A welcome dinner will be organized on 1st September starting at 20:00 at Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului, 1 Poiana Ursului Street, Poiana Brașov

Romanian traditional dinner – 2 September

A Romanian traditional dinner with a folk music ensemble will be organized at 20:00 at Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului, 1 Poiana Ursului Street, Poiana Brașov If interested please .

Medieval dinner with Castelanii in House of Dracula – 3 September

A dinner will be organized in House of Dracula with the participation of Castelanii (Brașov Philharmonic Orchestra) at 20:00. If interested please .

Recommended visits

By request we can help organize visits around Poiana Brașov:

  • Visiting the Râșnov Citadel

    Rosenauer Burg (Cetatea Râșnov) is a historic monument and landmark in Romania.

  • Visiting Bran Castle

    Castelul Bran is an impressive medieval fortress, a former royal residence. It is famous for the Count Dracula legend.

  • Visiting the Citadel Valley Cave

    The cave (Peștera Valea Cetății) is located on the road from Poiana Brașov to Râșnov. It is a natural attraction which has been restored for visitors in recent years. On Saturdays groups of visitors can enjoy concerts inside the cave, played by the Academic Clarinet Quartet.

 

ACCOMMODATION

For accommodation we recommend the hotels and bed & breakfast partners that are members of the Poiana Brașov Tourism Board:

 

AIRPORT TO HOTEL TRANSFERS

As would be the case, shuttle buses will be provided for transfers from Henri Coanda Airport (Otopeni/Bucharest) to Poiana Brașov and way back.

For internal transfers we also suggest  M & M Express . You can find the route’s schedule and prices.

 

WEATHER

September is Brașov is usually nice weather and comfortable temperatures (20–25°C).