Balkan Mountaineering Union’s
Mountain Orienteering Competition
Rules of competition
The international mountain orienteering competition is a display of achievements, knowledge, skills, abilities and preparedness of the members of mountaineering federations which are members of the Balkan Mountaineering Union (BMU) for reading maps and using technical means for a safe moving in nature and a fast adaptation in an unknown terrain, especially in mountain areas.
Competitors are expected to demonstrate their skills and technical knowledge referring to orienteering and mountaineering in general.
Competition is performed in teams. It is divided into daytime and nighttime and also encompasses solving practical and theoretical tasks.
Sporting fairness shall be the guiding principle in the interpretation of these rules by competitors, organizers and the jury.
All competitors must provide relevant health insurance covering assistance in urgent (emergency) cases.
Competition shall be performed regardless of weather conditions.
English shall be the official language of the competition.
All competitors participate at their own risk.
Eligibility criteria, Categories … BMUMOC2018_ENG