WOC 2018 Sprint Men: Where was the race decided – Big GPS-analysis!

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The WOC 2018 Sprint courses offered several interesting routechoice legs – and many legs were also tricky from an execution point of view. Artificial barriers were used, otherwise the terrain would be too familiar for the runners who were working hard with previous orienteering maps and Google Maps to prepare themselves ...

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WOC 2018 Sprint Relay Preview: Live from 15:50 CET

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 #WOC2018: Switzerland and Sweden are the big favourites – behind the battle for the last place on the podium is very open with Denmark and Russia among the strongest teams. Read on for a preview of the favourites for WOC 2018 Sprint Relay. First some key information about WOC SprintRelay 2018: Program: Start 15:50 ...

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WOC 2018 Sprint: Maps and Results

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[Updated with some analysis and splits graphs] Maja Alm (DEN) and Daniel Hubmann (SUI) took the victories in the WOC 2018 Sprint (#WOC2018) after very tight races where we saw some decisive routechoices in the narrow streets of Riga, with lots of added artificial fences. The silver and bronze medals ...

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WOC 2018: All You Need To Know

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The World Orienteering Championships 2018 (#WOC2018) starts on Saturday August 4th at 08:00 CET (09:00 local time) with sprint qualification in Riga, the capital of Latvia. The first medals are fought for in the Sprint final the same day from (from 13:50 CET) and the Sprint Relay Sunday afternoon (from 15:50 CET).  After a rest day on Monday, ...

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JWOC 2018 Middle: Maps and Results

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Labyrinth of green and yellow: Jesper Svensk (Sweden) mastered the technical challenges best and won the men’s race while Csilla Gardonyi (Hungary) won the women’s race in the last individual race of the Junior World Orienteering championships 2018 in Hungary. The runners met extremely challenging orienteering – with fast yellow areas interspersed ...

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JWOC 2018 Long: Maps and Results

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Kasper Fosser (NOR) and Simona Aebersold (SUI) won the Junior World Orienteering Championships long distance in Hungary today. Both winners had clear margins – Fosser was more than 4 minutes faster than Mathieu Perrin (France) with Daniel Vandas (CZE) another minute down. Aebersold’s winning margin down to Hungary’s Zsofia Sarkozy ...

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JWOC 2018: All You Need To Know

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[LIVE from Monday July 9th 10:00 CET] The Junior World Orienteering Championships 2018 (#JWOC2018) starts with Long on Monday July 9th, continues with Sprint on Tuesday, Middle Qual on Thursday, Middle Final on Friday and Relay on Sunday. The championship is organized around Kecskemét, Hungary – and will offer GPS-tracking, online internet results and live ...

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Koovee wins Jukola 2018 after great team performance!

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Oleksandr Kratov took Koovee from a 12th place at +5:46 to a 1:18 lead on the 4th leg – beating IFK Göteborg’s runner with 7 minutes. Kenny Kivikas increase the lead to more than 3 minutes on the 5th leg – and Lauri Sild managed to keep a big enough lead ...

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