MAP SCALES AND SIZES
All maps are A4 size (21 x 30 cm) with a 5-metre contour interval.
Distance Map Scale:
Long 1 : 15,000
Sprint 1 : 5,000
Middle 1 : 10,000
Relay 1 : 10,000
The terrain in the immediate vicinity of Vallsberget/Lindbäcksstadion consists of a number of small hills/tops. The area is between 0 and 120 m above sea level. The terrain is 90% forest, mainly evergreen, with only a limited area of cultivated land and a few roads. Lindbäcksstadion is a modern skiing facility with 25 km of 5–10 m wide ski tracks, an indoor ski tunnel and a small downhill ski slope.
Ski-O map of Lindbäcksstadion, Swedish Championships middle distance 2016
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Piteå has a subarctic climate between the warm Gulf stream in the west and the continental mass to the east. It experiences relatively long and cold winters. In March the average temperature is -6°C with cold nights and warmer days.
|Average Temp (°C)||-3,7||-8,4||-11,3||-11,2||-6,0|
|Minimum average temp (°C)||-7,0||-12,6||-15,9||-15,9||-11,0|
|Highest average temp (° C)||-0,4||-4,2||-6,7||-6,4||1,0|
The punching system to be used in all competitions is SportIdent Air+. All competitors will be issued with SportIdent Air+ cards by the organisers.