Men’s Relay: second win of the day for Sweden

Gustav Bergman went out in third place on the last leg for Sweden, but with a confident run he overhauled both Finland and Norway to bring Sweden to gold by 1.34. Finland held on for the silver medals, and France pulled ...

2019-08-17

Women’s Relay win for Sweden – but it was close!

Sweden took the Women’s Relay title today at the end of an exciting battle with Switzerland on a very wet day in Mørk, Norway; Karolin Ohlsson out-sprinted Julia Jakob on the run-in, so reversing last year’s result. Russ...

2019-08-17

Men’s Middle Final: two medals for Norway, double gold for Lundanes

Olav Lundanes won his second gold medal of the Championships today with a hard-fought victory by 11 seconds over Sweden’s Gustav Bergman. Norwegian Magne Dæhli made it an excellent day for the home nation in taking the b...

2019-08-16

Women’s Middle Final: dramatic win for Alexandersson

A fascinating women’s Middle distance race built up to an intensely exciting climax, as Tove Alexandersson chased down Simona Aebersold’s time on the long run-in from the edge of the forest – and won gold by just 5 secon...

2019-08-16

Championships announcements:

The IOF Council has awarded the following championships at its meeting in Sarpsborg: 2021 Oceania Orienteering Championships 2021 – New Zeeland European MTB Orienteering Championships 2021 – Russia European J...