Edgars Bertuks and Simone Niggli: Orienteering Achievements of the Year

Posted on | December 13, 2012 | Category: News

Edgars Bertuks and Simone Niggli have been awarded with “The Orienteering Achievement of 2012″ titles in a vote by the big international readership of World of O. More than 4,500 unique votes from nearly 60 different countries have been cast – 50% more votes than last year.

Bertuks – the new star in international orienteering this year – got an impressive 34% of the votes – nearly double the amount of the Czech WOC Relay team  in second spot. Among the women, Simone Niggli won a clear victory ahead of the young Canadian Emily Kemp.

For more information and for the winners’ interviews, please visit the World of O website. 

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