23/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: Finland and Czech Republic take Relay golds ||Arena, News||

Finland had a comfortable win in the women’s race, and the Czech men’s team made it a championships double with an equally clear victory.


22/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: Mass Start leads to mass finish ||Arena, News||

The first official Mass Start race ended in a mass sprint for the line in the men’s race, with the first six finishers within 4 seconds and thirteen within the first minute. World Champions are Emily Benham, Great Britain and Luca Dallavalle, Italy.


21/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: Middle Distance wins for Russia and Czech Republic ||Arena, News||

The Russian Olga Shipilova-Vinogradova and the Czech rider Krystof Bogar are the first gold medal winners in the Championships after a gruelling race in wet and muddy conditions in the hilly forests around Vilnius, Lithuania.


20/08/2017 || All to ride for in MTBO World Cup ||Arena, News||

With 6 races run and 4 to go, and a best 8 out of 10 for the final scores, there are many athletes who still have the chance of a final top-six position. Just now the individual standings are headed by Martina Tichovska, Czech Republic and Baptiste Fuchs, France. The Czech Republic leads in the team competition.


17/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: no clear favourites ||Arena, News||

The race for medals is very open at this year’s Championships, with no rider having any extended supremacy in this season so far. Vilnius, capital city of Lithuania, hosts the combined Senior and Junior Championships, with 5 races scheduled for the period 21-26 August.


25/07/2017 || The World Games: Sprint golds for Maja Alm and Jerker Lysell ||Arena, News||

Maja Alm, Denmark had an outstanding victory, with a winning margin of 33 seconds, in the Sprint race in the old town quarter of Wroclaw today. Jerker Lysell, Sweden won the men’s race by 2 seconds.


17/07/2017 || World TrailO Championships: PreO golds to Sweden and Norway ||Arena, News||

Two previous champions won the gold medals in the 2-day PreO competition: Ola Jansson, Sweden and Lars Jacob Waaler, Norway.


17/07/2017 || World TrailO Championships Relay: small nations win gold medals ||Arena, News||

Slovenia took the Open gold and Ukraine the Paralympic gold in the Relay, held on a golf course in south-eastern Lithuania in warm and sunny conditions.


17/07/2017 || Linnea Golsäter: “Maybe I have to think over my goals once more” ||Arena, News||

One day after her birthday, Linnea Golsäter reached her highest peak as an orienteer. One more reason for thinking about her goals in orienteering.


17/07/2017 || Aebersold and Ojanaho – same medal haul at JWOC ||Arena, News||

Stars of the 2017 Junior World Orienteering Championships were Simona Aebersold, Switzerland and Olli Ojanaho, Finland. Both won all three individual golds, and ran last leg to get silver in the Relay.


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