The Russian Hunters and Anglers Association according the calendar of angling championships 2008 of F.I.P.S.e.d. organizes the 4th World Ice-Fishing Championship. The competition will be held on the artificial lake Matyrskoye situated near the Lipetsk city (420 km to South from Moscow) on February 23-24. We kindly invite your National team to take part in the event. Here is a short information concerning the Championship to your attention.
The official delegation according the Rules of F.I.P.S.e.d. consists of 5 competitors, 1 substitute, 1 coach, 1 representative of your Federation. The minimal number of delegation members – 5 competitors. Of course some accompanying persons (supporters and media) are also invited with your team.
Official program of Championship and staying in Lipetsk from the evening February 21 to the morning February 25 includes 1 day of official training February 22 and participation in the competition. The cost of staying 300 euro per person includes transfer from Moscow to Lipetsk and back; staying at the hotel (double rooms); full board meals; closing banquet; souvenirs. The way from Moscow to Lipetsk by bus takes 7 hours approximately.
Non-official training days are February 20-21. The cost of one extra day of staying in Lipetsk is 45 euro per person at the same hotel with full board meals and transport service to the training.