The Open Nordic ARDF Championships 2019 is held in Kongsberg in Norway. The competition center is the Kongsberg Vadrerhjem Bergmannen.
The competitions are organized by Jon Sletvold, LA9NGA and the Norwegian Amateur Radio Relay League -NRRL together with local radio clubs.
The team arrives to Kongsberg Vadrerhjem Bergmannen at 17:45.
>After check-in they take a walk down to the city and are back 20:30.
The Sprint competion does not start until late afternoon so the team decides to do some sightseeing. They arrive just-in-time for the mining train departure 11:00.
The competitions use the Emit system. Each runner gets a badge and 3 yellow backup-cards, one for each competition.
Hans starts in the first start group at 16:00. The film is made by the organizer Keijo Lehtosaari and shows Hans path through the terrain, visiting 12 posts.
Each post transmits for 12 seconds that is shown in the animation by color coding.
After the dinner the awardin ceremony of Sprint and 144 MHz takes place on the top of a hill, overlooking the lake.
Sunday afternoon the final awarding ceremony for 3,5 MHz takes place at the hill. Jon Sletvold Norway is Nordic Champion on 3.5 MHz with Thomas Kaiser on 2:nd place and Ingvar Ehrsson on 3:rd place.
After leaving the rented car at Helsinki airport, the team embarks the airplane OH-ATN for travel back to Bromma.
Photographer: Hans Sundgren, with assistants
Cameras: Nikon Coolpix S9900, GoPro Hero5 Session and Apple iPhone 6.