British Orienteering News

Round Up of the 2019 World Orienteering Championships

3 days 21 hours ago
Athletes from 48 nations took part in the Middle distance, Long distance and Relay races at Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2019.   Congratulations to the Great Britain Team who competed at the 2019 World Orienteering Championships (WOC) in Norway last week (12 - 17 August 2019).

The WOC Middle Distance is a tough technical race

1 week ago
The Middle distance is a tough technical race and this year's World Championships final was no exception. The forest was in high quality; rough; rocky and tough terrain making it hard going for all runners. Great Britain qualified 5 out of 6 runners for the final. The placings in the final were ...

Master-class Gold show by Lundanes and Alexandersson

1 week 2 days ago
Olav Lundanes, Norway is proving to be one of the greatest Long distance competitors of all time, taking his sixth gold in this format and the fourth in succession, a convincing win by 1.39. His compatriot Kasper Fosser, still a junior, took the silver medal and Daniel Hubmann, Switzerland the bronz...
2 hours 10 minutes ago
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