10Mila 2016: All You Need To Know!


One of the main highlights of the spring season is coming up on Saturday & Sunday morning: 10Mila in Falun, Sweden. With increased focus on high quality webTV broadcast this year, spectators both at home and on the arena in Sweden can expect highly entertaining competitions.  The start for the men’s relay ...

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WCup Sprint Relay Poland: Maps and Results


Switzerland won the World Cup Sprint relay ahead of Sweden with reigning World Champion Denmark in third place. Switzerland’s Judith Wyder – yesterday’s winner – started best on the first leg and took Switzerland to a 3 second lead ahead of Russia’s Natalia Vinogradova. Sweden’s Lina Strand was 8 seconds ...

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WCup Poland Sprint: Maps and Results


[Updated with high quality maps and split time analysis] Swiss success at the World Cup Sprint in Poland today: Judith Wyder and Matthias Kyburz took the victories in a technical city sprint in Wroclaw.  Reigning World Champion Jonas Leandersson (Sweden) had the fastest start of the race, and had a ...

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Moved to new server – News.WorldofO.com has been unstable


The news-part of WorldofO.com – news.worldofo.com – has moved to a new server due to some instability the last days with the current hosting company. Sorry for the inconvenience – everything should be up is up and running a lot smoother than ever within the end of the day. During the transition to ...

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WCup Poland Middle: Maps and Results


[Results updated – Ridefelt now in third] Helena Jansson (Sweden) and Olav Lundanes (Norway) were strongest when the World Cup started with a middle distance in Poland earlier today. Sweden and Norway had a strong day – taking 5 out of 6 podium places. Note that the results were updated ...

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World Cup Poland: All You Need To Know


[Updated with info about best way to find race results&information] The Orienteering World Cup 2016 starts this Saturday – Monday with three races in Poland; a Middle distance on Saturday, a Sprint on Sunday and a Sprint Relay on Monday. This is a the same program as in World Games in 2017 ...

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Czech EOC selection: Team, Maps & Results


The Czech Team for the European Orienteering Championships on homeground has been selected. World Champion from the World Championships on homeground in 2008, Dana Safka Brozkova, is heading the strong team – being best among the women in the selection races. The Czech selection races for the forest disciplines in EOC 2016 ...

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Russian EOC Selection: Team, Maps & Results


Russia has selected a strong team for the European Championships in Czech Republic, including several World Champions and World Champs medalists. The selection was done based on selection races in March and April. Below you find the selected team as well as maps, GPS-tracking and results from the selection races. The competitions ...

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Norwegian EOC Selection: Team, Results & Maps


Marianne Andersen is back in the Norwegian Team for the European Championships in Czech Republic in May – after struggling with injuries for several years, her last World Championships start being 5 years ago. Read on for the Norwegian EOC Team, the Norwegian World Cup Poland Team and maps and ...

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Long Distance Winning Time: Majority for equal winning time


In an informal Twitter poll at WorldofO.com, the majority of the nearly 250 voters voted for equal winning time in the women’s and men’s long distance. 63% of the votes were for a common estimated winning time of either 90 minutes (43%) or 100 minutes (20%).  This is compared to ...

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