Programme
Competition and Social Programme

Place where the Open Ceremony will happen.

Day

Hour

Event

26th June

Thursday

2.00 pmEvent Centre opening in Marinha Grande.

27th June

Friday

10.00 am

2.00 pm

Event Centre opening.

Warm Up Race in Pedreanes East.

28th June

Saturday

10.00 am

4.00 pm

Model Events (4).

Opening Ceremony in Marinha Grande.

29th June

Sunday

9.00 am

 

Sprint Qualifying Race in Leiria.

Races for Young People and Compainers.

30th June

Monday

9.00 am

00.15 pm

1.00 pm

Sprint Final Race in Praia da Vieira.

Sprint Prize-giving Ceremony.

Typical "Sardinhada".

1st July

Tuesday

9.00 am


Open Race 1 in Praia da Vieira.

Tourism Programmes "Porto", "Lisboa" e "Óbidos".

2nd July

Wednesday

9.00 am

 

 

1st Long Qualifying Race in Pataias.

Races for Young People and Compainers.

3rd July

Thursday

9.00 am

 

7.30 pm

2nd Long Qualifying Race in Pataias.

Races for Young People and Compainers.

WMOC'08 Banquet in Alcobaça Monastery.

4th July

Friday

9.00 am

 

Open Race 2 in Pataias.

Tourism Programme "Batalha".

5th July

Saturday

9.00 am

2.00 pm

Final Long Race in Pedrógão.

Closing Ceremony and Long Prize-giving.


*Tourism Programmes

Oporto - 1st July - 100,00€
09.00 – Depart from EC in Marinha Grande.
11.00 – 6 bridge Cruise in Douro river.
12.00 – Visit to a Porto Wine cellar with Wine tasting.
13.00 – Lunch at a typical restaurant, in Ribeira do Porto. For menu we recommend different types of bread, tuna fish pate, flavoured olives, roasted country sausage, "broa de Avintes" (typical Portuguese bread), fried sardines, "bolinhos de bacalhau" (fried codfish), black eyed beans salad with tuna fish, meat cake and vegetables. As main dishes we’ll have gold codfish (roasted "Bacalhau") or roosted veal (alternative dish) together with wine, water or juice and finally dessert: gourd pie, biscuit cake, "toucinho do ceú" (almond and gourd cake) and coffee.
15.00 – Panoramic bus City Tour.
16.20 – Visit to be announced (Visit to Palácio da Bolsa, national monument palace of the 19th century or Serralves).
17.00 – Return from Oporto to Marinha Grande.

(places available with available capacity for 50 persons by registration order)

Lisbon - 1st July - 100,00€
9h00 - Depart from EC in Marinha Grande.
The visit will start in Sintra village, UNESCO World Heritage Site, and includes passage by one of Portugal’s seven wonders: Pena’s Palace. After, the trip will continue with a visit to the most westerly point of Europe: Cabo da Roca, followed by a journey road by the sea shore to the Guincho/Cascais area and a visit to Jerónimos Monastery: the location of the signatures of the Portuguese membership of the EU and Lisbon Treaty. Lunch in Lisbon. In the afternoon the visit will include the Lisbon Cathedral and a walk trough the historical part going up until the São Jorge Castel and then to Mouraria to Lisbon's typical streets.
17h15 - Return to Marinha Grande.
(places available with available capacity for 50 persons by registration order)

Óbidos - July, 1st - 40,00€
14h00 - Depart from EC in Marinha Grande.
14h30 - Sitio da Nazaré.
15h45 - São Martinho do Porto.
16h45 - Óbidos.
19h00 - Return to Marinha Grande.
(places available with available capacity for 50 persons by registration order).


Batalha - July, 4th - 40,00€
14h00 - Depart from EC in Marinha Grande.

14h30 - Batalha.
15h30 - Mira D'Aire Caves.
17h00 - Fátima.
19h00 - Return to Marinha Grande.

(places available with available capacity for 50 persons by registration order).

 
Partners:
Câmara Municipal de LeiriaCâmara Municipal de AlcobaçaCâmara Municipal da Marinha GrandeCâmara Municipal da NazaréJunta de Freguesia de PataiasJunta de Freguesia de CoimbrãoJunta de Freguesia de Vieira de LeiriaSecretaria de Estado da Juventude e do DesportoDirecção-Geral dos Recursos FlorestaisMinistério da Educação
Turismo de PortugalRegião de Turismo Leiria/FátimaExército PortuguêsConfraria de Nossa Senhora da Nazaré

Supporters:
Instituto do Desporto de PortugalSALITUR / BUDGETRGBimageSilvaSanap AmbienteDelta CafésDom Porco - Salsicharia Tradicional

Official Water:
Vitalis

Official Bank:
Montepio

Official Id and Time System:
SPORTident

Official Carrier:
TAP Air Portugal

Official Media:
RTP - Radiotelevisão PortuguesaRadio 94 FMTravel Channel

Official Sports Magazine:
Sportlife