International Amateur Radio Union Region 1

Radioamateur society of Macedonia

 

12th IARU High Speed Telegraphy World Championship

09-13 September 2015

Ohrid, Macedonia

Bulletin No 1

(02 January 2015)

 

Radioamateur society of Macedonia (RSM) is pleased to invite High Speed Telegraphy (HST) teams, individual competitors and visitors/guests from all over the world to 12th IARU HST World Championship to be held in Republic of Macedonia in September 2015.

 

Venue:

The Championship will be held in Ohrid, located about 160 km south-west of the capital Skopje. Ohrid is the most famous summer resort in Macedonia and it is located at 695 m above sea level.

 

Correspondence and information:

All necessary information can be obtained from:

Oliver Tabakovski, Z32TO

Telephone: +389 70 33 66 66

E-mail: oliver.z32to@gmail.com

Website: www.hst2015.org ( available from 01.02.2015 )

 

Transportation to the venue:

Some of the teams travel, as tradition, by their own bus/cars. Suitable transportation will be organized for the rest, who will arrive at Skopje airport, Skopje railway station, Skopje bus station, Ohrid airport and Ohrid bus station.

Transport prior and post championship will be available upon request.

 

 

 

Weather/ climate:

 

Climate data for Ohrid

Month

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Year

Average high C (F)

6.5
(43.7)

7.9
(46.2)

12.1
(53.8)

16.3
(61.3)

21.8
(71.2)

25.7
(78.3)

29
(84)

29.5
(85.1)

24
(75)

18.3
(64.9)

13.2
(55.8)

7.9
(46.2)

17.68
(63.79)

Daily mean C (F)

2.6
(36.7)

3.4
(38.1)

6.9
(44.4)

10.9
(51.6)

15.6
(60.1)

19.1
(66.4)

21.9
(71.4)

22.3
(72.1)

17.7
(63.9)

13.1
(55.6)

8.7
(47.7)

4.3
(39.7)

12.21
(53.98)

Average low C (F)

−1.3
(29.7)

−1.1
(30)

1.8
(35.2)

5.4
(41.7)

9.4
(48.9)

12.7
(54.9)

14.9
(58.8)

15.2
(59.4)

11.6
(52.9)

7.9
(46.2)

3.9
(39)

0.5
(32.9)

6.74
(44.13)

Precipitation mm (inches)

53.7
(2.114)

60.2
(2.37)

55.9
(2.201)

55.9
(2.201)

56.7
(2.232)

33.5
(1.319)

30
(1.18)

30.6
(1.205)

47.9
(1.886)

76.1
(2.996)

90.5
(3.563)

71.3
(2.807)

662.3
(26.074)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visa requirement:

Everything regarding visa formalities can be found at the following web page:

http://www.mfa.gov.mk/index.php/en/for-foreign-nationals/entry-visa-for-the-republic-of-macedonia/entry-visa-for-the-republic-of-macedonia

 

The organizing committee will assist in the process for those societies that need visa .

 

Program of the Championship:

09 September, Wednesday Arrival, accommodation, official opening;

10 September, Thursday Competition, awarding;

11 September, Friday Competition, awarding;

12 September, Saturday Day off, excursion, awarding, closing ceremony and gala dinner

13 September, Sunday Departure.

 

Accommodation, participation fee terms of payment:

The accommodation and the competition will be organized in hotel Desaret.

Accommodation prior and post Championship is also available upon request.

Double and triple bed rooms are provided. Single accommodation is available upon request.

There are lots of options depending on the status of the participants, needs of accommodation and board, and date of payment as follows:

 

 

1.   Participation fee for competitors and officials

 

No

Type of room

Price ( if paid until ) 01.06.2015

Price ( on the spot )

1

Single

285 EUR

300 EUR

2

Double/twin

250 EUR

270 EUR

3

Triple

235 EUR

255 EUR

 

Participation fee for guests ( accommodation, full board, excursion, gala dinner, gifts )

 

No

Type of room

Price if paid until 01.06.2015

Price ( on the spot )

1

Single

220 EUR

235 EUR

2

Double/twin

180 EUR

210 EUR

3

Triple

155 EUR

175 EUR

 

2.   Prior/post championship accommodation ( full board )

 

No

Type of room

Price

 

1

Single

45 EUR/day

 

2

Double/twin

35 EUR/day

 

3

Triple

32 EUR/day

 

 

Prior/post championship accommodation ( half board BB & dinner )

 

No

Type of room

Price

1

Single

39 EUR/day

 

2

Double/twin

29 EUR/day

 

3

Triple

26 EUR/day

 

 

3.   Special discount of 20% for IARU MS attending championship for the first time ( available for competitors ONLY )

 

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS OF WIRE TRANSFER

 

Komercialna banka Skopje

SWIFT: KOBSMK2X

Iban: MK07300701000526289

Acc: 0270100052625

 

 

 

 

 

Important notes:

1. Please find enclosed a LETTER OF INTENT. We kindly ask if you could return it not late than 01.04.2015.

 

 

                                    Radioamateur society of Macedonia

 

  

12th IARU High Speed Telegraphy World Championship

09-13 September 2015

Ohrid, Macedonia

 

LETTER OF INTENT

                                                                                                                                                                    

We:  ___________________________________          _________                                                                      

 

(Full name of the society)                                                                                  (Official abbreviation)

                                                                                                                                                                    

intend to take part in the 12th IARU HST World Championship in Ohrid, Macedonia. Our delegation will be consisting as follows:

                                                                                                                                   

1. Number of competitors:                                                      _____                                                                                                                                                                        

2. Number of officials (if not competitors):                              _____                                                                                                                                                                       

3. Number of guests/visitors:                                                  _____                                                                                   

                                                                                                                                   

TOTAL NUMBER of participants in this event (1+2+3):                  _____                                    

                                                                                    

Note: The referees of the International Jury shall not be included in the above number. They will be personally invited.

                                                                                                                                   

Contact person for the correspondence with RSM                                                                                                                                    

Name and Family Name, Callsign: ________________________                                  

 

Telephone number (including country and area codes):  _________________              

 

E-mail: __________________________                                                                   

 

On behalf of the society:         __________________________________________         

 

(Name and Family name, Position in the society, Signature)  

 

Date: ______________                                                                                             

 

Please fill in and send it back to:

 

Oliver Tabakovski, Z32TO

Bul. Partizanski odredi 74/41

MKD-1000 Skopje, Macedonia

 

or (preferably) by e-mail to: oliver.z32to@gmail.com

 

We are looking forward to meeting you in September.

 

Radioamateur society of Macedonia

Spero di vedere qualche Italiano competere in Macedonia.

73 de in3vst