15th ARDF Championships in Opatija, Croatia

ARDF 2010On 14 September IARU R1 President Hans Blondeel Timmerman PB2T opened the the 15th ARDF World Championships in Opatija, Croatia. Welcome speeches were held by the president of  the Croatian amateur radio association Zdenko Blažičević 9A2HI and the deputy Mayor of the City of Opatija Ernija Gigante Deškovića. The first day included the first ARDF world championship for blind persons. Almost 500 participants from 35 countries will compete in two runs (Wednesday and Friday). More information about the event can be found on www.ardf2010.com.