World Cup News

MTBO: Foliforova and Pökälä lead in CX80 MTBO World Cup

The names heading the CX80 MTBO World Cup standings are Russian athlete Svetlana Foliforova and Finn Samuel Pökälä, both with two wins each from the four individual races of the World Championships. 27-year-old Foliforov...

2021-06-18

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...

Long Distance WMTBOC Golds for Denmark and Finland

Camilla Søgaard, Denmark and Andre Haga, Finland are the new World Champions in Long Distance. Søgaard won by 1.51 over the Czech athlete Veronika Kubinova, and Haga won by 42 seconds in a race where Finland took 2 medal...

Swiss and Swedish athletes dominate top World Cup standings

Two individual races and a Relay made up Round 1, just completed in Switzerland, and the resulting Individual Standings emphasise the dominance of the Swedish women and Swiss men in the two competitions. The top 13 in th...

2021-05-17

Double victory for Sweden in Sprint

Tove Alexandersson won her second gold medal in 2 days in a very tight women’s race, whilst Emil Svensk took a convincing win with a 13-second margin in the men’s race in a rainy Neuchâtel. Alexandersson finished just 5 ...

2021-05-16

Alexandersson and Kyburz are Knock-Out Sprint Champions

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden and Matthias Kyburz, Switzerland are the first-ever KO-Sprint European Champions after a day of intense racing in the narrow streets, passages and not least steep stairways of central Neuchâtel...

2021-05-15

Qualifiers from fifteen nations for KO-Sprint

Sweden and Switzerland are the top nations in terms of qualifying numbers for the KO-Sprint Quarter-finals tomorrow, both with 14 athletes through. Norway comes next with 11. The top 12 finishers in each of today’s 6 qua...

2021-05-14

Clear win for Switzerland in Sprint Relay

Just as in the European Championships 3 years ago, also in Switzerland, the home nation took the gold medals in the Sprint Relay, with silver for Sweden and bronze for Norway. The gaps at the finish were 55 seconds and 1...

2021-05-13

A hugely anticipated European Championships!

These Corona times demand special arrangements for holding major Orienteering events. The successful World SkiO Championships in Estonia at the end of February proved that it can be done, and a similar formula will apply...

2021-05-11

Idre Fjäll presents prize to Teams World Cup winner

Idre Fjäll, Sweden, is not only the destination of the second round of the World Cup 2021 but will also present the overall prize for the Team Orienteering World Cup. The winning team will be rewarded with a training cam...

All set for LIVE on 13th-16th May!

We are -6 days to the start of the EOC 2021/World Cup Round 1 in Switzerland! A good start for online followers are the new World Cup pages to Check out the TV-table. The event has an excellent TV/Web-TV reach with 4 of ...

Partnership between TracTrac and the Orienteering World Cup 2021

GPS-tracking is a very important part of covering an orienteering competition on TV or in a live-stream. The organizers of the three World Cup Rounds 2021 (Neuchâtel/SUI, Idre Fjäll/SWE and Cansiglio/ITA) are therefore v...