VÅRRUNDAN 2013 - "Spring Thaw Rally" Saturday 25th MAY, Solhaga (MARKARYD) in south western SWEDEN <HR style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #575757; COLOR: #575757" SIZE=1><!-- / icon and title --><!-- message -->VÅRRUNDAN “Spring Thaw Ride” :d<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-comfficeffice" /><o></o> Each year since 2005 Swedish.Moto-Safaris host the traditional Swedish road book rally premiere; VÅRRUNDAN 2013 will be held at Solhaga camping (Markaryd) in the Halland/Kronoberg region on Saturday 6th April 2013 ... (the first weekend after we turn our clocks over to summer time). <o></o> <o></o> Markaryd is approximately 45 minutes driving time north the southern Swedish port city of Helsingborg, and about 1 hour 45 minutes from Malmö/the Öresund bridge (if coming via Denmark) or 1 hour 30 minutes south of Jönköping (if coming via the E4 motorway from Stockholm etc.). Solhaga Camping (10 minutes to the west of Markaryd on regional hwy 117) is also easily accessible from the westcoast (people coming from Gothenburg) via Halmstad and Laholm. For more information about the "Spring Thaw Rally", go to the VÅRRUNDAN 2013 thread in the VENDORS forum; (to be up and running from January 1st.) There (VENDOR FORUM) you will find contact details and information about the event schedule, accomodation, bookings and nomination procedures/links etc. Please use this thread (Europe forum) to pose questions discuss the event, or just get caught up in the mid winter enthusiam of looking forward to spring and some great nav-rally riding! The VENDOR thread will be mostly info., accepted starter list, schedule information etc as the event gets closer to hand. regards, TSC.