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Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships medal summary

There was no doubt which nation dominated the competitions at WOC this year. It was a record-breaking performance by the Swedish team, led of course by Tove Alexandersson’s 5 x gold performance. Norway and Switzerl...

2021-07-13

Kasper Harlem Fosser wins first World Championships Gold

In the final competition of the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in Doksy, Czech Republic, 22 year old Norwegian Kasper Harlem Fosser took the first gold medal of his career when he won the Long Distance in ...

2021-07-09

Tove Alexandersson with the clean sweep

The Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships Long Distance competition capped a fantastic week for Tove Alexandersson of Sweden as she won her 5th gold medal of the week. This was her 9th consecutive World Champions...

2021-07-09

Another Swedish double in the WOC Relay

The Swedish orienteering team seems to be nearly unbeatable at the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in the Czech Republic. In the forest relays they once again managed double gold medals winning both the wom...

2021-07-08

Middle Distance Gold to Kyburz and Alexandersson

The Middle Distance final competition at the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships was contested in the very challenging terrain from the arena in Smrzovka in the Liberec region of the Czech Republic. The courses...

WOC 2021 – Tough Middle Distance qualification races

The Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships are back in action today with the first competitions among the forest formats, the Middle Distance. The Middle Distance medals will be decided with first a qualification ...

Sweden dominated the Sprint Relay

Today’s sprint relay at the beautiful Chateu Doksy was won by over a minute after four perfect legs from the Swedish team. They are now three for three so far in the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in the C...

Swedish Double in the WOC Sprint

Nearly 3 years after the previous World Orienteering Championships at the Sprint distance, the organisers of the Nokian Tyres WOC 2021 in the Czech Republic put on an excellent competition in and around Bastion 5 of the ...

Favourites advance to WOC Sprint Final

The Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in the Czech Republic kicked off today with the Sprint Qualification race. It appears that the favourites and top ranked athletes have prepared well with all going throug...

2021-07-03

Follow the Nokian Tyres WOC races live!

With the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships just around the corner, the buzz is building. After a successful day of accreditation, including negative Covid-19 tests from all athletes, coaches and volunteers, w...

WOC 2021: 6 days to the first start!

It has been a challenging year for the athletes and organisers as for all of us. Due to the postponed Sprint World Orienteering Championship 2020, 686 days has passed since the last WOC competition, the Relay in Norway b...

Denmark and Finland win WMTBOC Relays

Denmark and Finland took the women’s and men’s titles respectively in the final races of the World MTBO Championships, the Relays. The outcome of both races was in doubt until shortly before the finish, with the lead cha...

2021-06-17