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 more than 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.




1. IML & IVV Cooperation Cup

Two 20 km trails:

  • Poiana Brașov – Brașov – Poiana Brașov
    • Distance: 20 km
    • Altitude difference: 300 – 400m (Poiana Brașov – 1000m, Brașov 600m)
    • Difficulty: easy–medium (gradual downhill and uphill)
  • Poiana Brașov – Cabana Postăvarul – Poiana Brașov
    • Distance: 20 km
    • Altitude difference: about 590m (Poiana Brașov – 1000m, Cabana Postăvarul – 1590m)
    • Difficulty: medium–high (if climbing up the Postăvarul Peak)

Start/Finish Point: Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului (Bear’s Glade Hotel)

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

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 (Bear’s Glade Hotel),  1 Poiana Ursului Street

  • Price: 3 Euros/walk
  • IVV stamps
  • Flexible timing

3. IVV – Cycling

A cycling trail will be available. There are bicycle rental centres in Poiana Brașov.


4. IVV – Swimming

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





Welcome dinner – 1 September

A welcome dinner (à la carte) and a campfire will be organized on 1st September at Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului starting at 20:00

Romanian traditional dinner – 2 September

A Romanian traditional dinner with a folk music ensemble will be organized in Complex Hotelier Poiana Ursului at 20:00. 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.



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



Liability insurances will be concluded for the IML/IVV event.



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.



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