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EOC got well underway with Middle qualification

The European Orienteering Championships 2022 got well underway Wednesday afternoon, when around 300 athletes started the chase for medals with the Middle distance qualification in the forests around Põlula in Northeaster...

The world orienteering elite returns to the forest at EOC

Following a spring and early summer with focus on sprint competitions at World Cup R1 in Sweden and WOC in Denmark, it’s time to return to the forest at European Orienteering Championships in Estonia. The champions...

Mass Start wins for Søgaard and Pokala in WMTBOC

Wednesday’s Mass Start race offered the athletes at the World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships the last chance to win a medal during the competitions in Sweden. And Samuel Pokala (FIN) and Camilla Søgaard (...

2022-07-20

Bogar wins second gold at WMTBOC, as Saarinen crushes women’s sprint

Czechia’s Krystof Bogar won his second gold medal and fourth in total at World Orienteering Mountain Bike Championships 2022, when the riders raced the Sprint distance in Falun. After 7,7 kilometers of racing, Boga...

2022-07-19

WTMBOC Long wins for Jansson and Benham Kvåle

Great Britain’s Emily Benham Kvåle and Swedens Marcus Jansson was crowned world champions after the Long distance race in the forest outside Falun, Sweden at the World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships. Benh...

2022-07-17

Finland claims both relay golds at WMTBOC

Finland had a fantastic day in the Swedish forests around Säter, winning both the women’s and the men’s class with superior margins, when the WMTBOC athletes raced their relays on Saturday. The Finnish women had a great ...

2022-07-17

Clear victories for Denmark and Czech at WMTBOC opener

Denmark’s Nikoline Splittorff and Krystof Bogar from Czech Republic took convincing victories as the World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships in Sweden got underway with the Middle Distance. In the women’s class, S...

2022-07-15

Orienteering athletes race for World Games medals in USA

Orienteering fans around the world are having some busy weeks this summer trying to keep up with all the international championships going on. As the WMOC in Italy and JWOC in Portugal are coming to an end this week, ori...

2022-07-14

World MTBO Championships to begin in Sweden

We’ve already handed out medals at WOC, EYOC, JWOC and WMOC during the last three weeks and now it’s time for the world’s best mountainbike orienteers to compete for medals at the World Mountainbike Orienteering Champion...

2022-07-14

Norway wins close JWOC Sprint Relay

Norway’s relay team won by just two seconds, as the first ever Sprint Relay at the Junior World Orienteering Championships took place in Aguiar da Beira, Portugal. The Sprint Relay was added to the JWOC program just this...

2022-07-14

JWOC Sprint Golds for Finland and Sweden

Finland’s Elisa Mattila and Sweden’s Axel Elmblad are new Junior World Champions in Sprint after the first competition day at the Junior World Orienteering Championships in Aguiar da Beira, Portugal. The courses in the o...

2022-07-11

Sprint Relay added to modified JWOC program in Portugal

This is an updated news article about the JWOC program – see the original article from July 9 below: The athletes at the Junior World Orienteering Championships in Portugal will run a Sprint Relay in addition to th...

2022-07-09