at new web site 2008
of Šedivackův long will take place on 23-27/01/2007 in Deštné
in Orlické mountains and will be dedicated to the honour of
the International Polar year 2007.
Motto of the race 2007:
“ Let’s go towards the polar worlds…“
Dear Friends, we have
very enjoyable information for you.
ŠEDIVÁČKÚV LONG 2007-will
take place no matter how much snow is!!!
It means: donť give up
training, preparation of equipment and organising hollyday.
The only thing to mention is:
donť forget your training
cart at home.
Yust in case the
order of snow is not fullfilled.
Many greetings Pavel Kučera
You can see our new booklets
for Šediváčkův long 2007
07 , Propozice
07 , Plakát
The year 2007 was worldwidely
pronounced the “International Polar Year”.
The Polar section of the Czech
Geographic society decided to organize an art exhibition called
“The magic of the polar world”. This exhibition will be connected
with lots of other important programs and meetings with famous
people from the field of science, travellers and the experts
on the both Arctic and Antarctic polar world. All the events
will take part between 15/11/2006 – 07/01/2007 in Chodovské
tvrzi in Prague.
The patronage of this event
was given to JUDr. Petr Pithart, the first vice-chairman of
the Senate of the Czech Republic, RNDr. Libor Ambrozek, the
minister of the environment, the Department of Education,
Sport and Youth of the Czech Republic, J.E. Jorgen Bojer,
the ambassador of Denmark, Austrian Cultural Forum, Czech
Geographic society, etc.
Since ancient times people living in the distant lands, where
the winter is longer than other seasons, have been using the
dog sled to the transport of people and the load. The dog
sled has been also used to the exploring of the unknown polar
worlds and to reaching of both Poles.
The organizers of Šediváčkův long will take part in the exhibition.
They were offered an exhibition space and the possibility
to introduce the dog sled, which has always been inseparably
connected with the polar worlds, at the exhibition opening
on 15/11/2006 and at the following event “Polar day” on 09/12/2006.
At the same time there will be a lecture about the dog sled
and its use for human being from past till now at the Chodovská
tvrz on 08/12/2006.
The list of competitors for
year 2007 here
Term: 23 to 27 of Jenuary
Funny show for visitors,
sleddog sport promotion
fa Sport Profi s.r.o.
Start - 46 km
Start - 85 km
Start - 60 km
Start - 90 km to bivouac
Start - 60 km to bivouac
Start - 70 km
Start - 60 km
Start - 42 km
Start - 42 km
Final ceremony and awards, full screen photo show,
entertaining program and seling stands on place
During all the time of the race there is the possibility
to have a ride on the dog-sled in the area of pension
More info about the race 2007
The contact to the
Pavel Kučera, Nová 303, 38451 Volary,
Czech republic, Tel: 00420 602 109 583, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
There was a meeting of the
organizers and helpers at the pension house in Deštné - Jedlová
on the 5th May 2006 to start the necessary preparation before
the next year of Šediváček. Among all whocame there was also
lady senator Mrs. Václava Domšová and newborn babygirl Kačenka
Rampušáková, the patrons of Šediváček 2007. Pavel Kučera pre-celebrated
his birthday with a purple sled dog on his birthdaycake.
and awarding the event for sponsors, asking for permission
for next year, new websites, making film and developping the
photos from the race.
Preparing the propagation materials, posters, translation
of the websites to German adn English, cooperation with the
sponsors, propagation of the advertising film Deštné 2006.
Czech-Polish musher and helpers´seminar and lectures - generally
about mushing - takes place at the pension house Kristýna.
The exhibition of photographs of three photographers - "Dog
sledding in Orlické mountains": Petra Anderlová, Míra
Kubeček, Thomas Ackermann.
Lecturing seminar for the organizers of the race, looking
at and checking the trail on the Czech and Polish side.
There was a meeting on the
loft of SAMOHÝL a.s. company in Lomnice nad Popelkou where
the manager Mr. Pavel Kučera met the main sponsors of the
race. They discussed the mistakes that have happened at the
just finished tenth year and gave new ideas and comments for
the next year of the race.
19.4.2006- The news about the
Rampusak family in summer time.
… And here we have a photo
of a musher Mr. Tiang-joul from the South Pole who has already
applied for Šediváčkův long 2007. The picture catches the
view of the start at the training with his new team: NEW –
EXTRA POWER – FAST breed with the minimum care with feeding
At the time of the polar summer
our competitor fills the time with preparing the hopeful breed
while the rest of his team has left to the summer training
camp where they train surviving at the difficult bivouac in
the snowy conditions.
We wish a good luck to team
in next winter!!!