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Child protection

IARU Region 1 has a legal obligation to take every practicable measure to ensure that young people taking part in this event are not exposed to risk. All adults who are team leaders, event organizers or organizing volunteers and competition officials ( Jury members ) will be required to sign the relevant declaration included in the Region 1 Child Protection Policy.

Documents for download:

Appendix 1 (to be signed by event organizers),

Appendix 2 (to be signed by team leaders),

Appendix 3 (parental consent).

Should they not be prepared to sign the declaration, then they will not be permitted to take part in the event.


Countries (societies) which have declared their letters of intents to participate are listed here


According to the Rules:

W19, M19, W21, M21, W35, M40, W50, M50, W60, M60, and M70

21th IARU Region 1 ARDF Championships

Lithuanian Amateur Radio Society (LRMD) has honor to invite all participants, officials and visitors to 21th IARU Region 1 ARDF Championships in 2017 in Lithuania. All events will be held in surroundings of Druskininkai in various terrains. We believe that it will be demanding for ARDF athletes to demonstrate their skills to navigate in radio direction finding as excellent orienteerer and at the same time to run fast.

We would like to invite all ARDF society to spend a week in excellent resort with good leisure possibilities: Snow Arena (skiing indoors in summertime), Aqua Park, Soviet sculpture exhibition and other museums.

Expected fees

Starting fee 40 – 50 EUR per competition. Full package not more than 450 EUR per whole event.

Accommodation & Board possibilities will be offered later after all contracts with service providers will be signed. Hamfest fee for visitors and those staying on their own – 15 EUR.

Venue and date of the event

Druskininkai Spa Resort, south of Lithuania. Dates of championships September 04-10, 2017. Connection through Vilnius International Airport (125 km from event center) or Kaunas International Airport (135 km from event center).

Event center would be in Grand SPA Lietuva as well as main accommodation facility. There are a lot of other possibilities to get accommodation of any level in Druskininkai, and that will be provided by organizers.

Training camp

Druskininkai, September 1-3, 2017. It is supposed to be short distances. Cost is expected to be 35 – 45 EUR per person & night (including accommodation, board, and starting fee). Scedule and other information will be provided later.

AEDF2017 Center in Grand SPA Lietuva