Competition instructions

NSM Competition instructions: Night Sprint

Preliminary competition instructions. Final instructions at competition centre


Follow the instructions set by the organizers and the Finnish laws.

Contact persons

NSM leader: Juuso Kattelus +358 50 571 8816

Competitions: Mikko Knuuttila +358 50 570 7088

Course setter: Severi Kymäläinen +358 50 464 6122

Results and finish: Heikki Virekunnas + 358 44 217 5602

Competition centre

University of Tampere.



Sprint map, University of Tampere (Elias Kuukka, Laura Laakkonen). Last updates made 10/2016. A4, 1:3000. Printed 11/2016.


Campus area with grass, asphalt and buildings.


  • H21 3,1km (18 control points)
  • D21 2,8km (15 control points)

Control descriptions

Both classes have separate control descriptions.

Start times

Both classes have predefined start times. Start lists are printed for team leaders and are also available on KeparDI’s website ( First starts 18:00.

Bib numbers

There are no bib numbers for runners.

Distance to start

50m, route to start is not marked.

Punching system

EMIT system. Remember to read your emit out after coming to finish. Rent EMITs can be retrieved from the result service at the competition center.

Finish and last control

Only one last control. Finish will be closed 19:30. Maps are not gathered in the finish. Don’t show the map to runners who haven’t started yet!

Every competitor must exit the race via finish before it will be closed.


In an emergency, ask for help from other runners, control guards or go to the competition centre. First aid is in competition centre.


No parking provided by organizers.


Located in the competition centre. Don’t go inside with shoes on!


Respect other people in the area!

Team leaders can get the competition material from the competition centre. Team leaders must sign the responsibility agreement at the competition centre at 17:45-20:00, even if you are the only one of your group!

You are competing and participating at your own risk!