09/08/2018 || Switzerland and Norway World Champions in the Relay ||FootO, News, WOC news||

Switzerland won the women’s Relay and Norway the men’s Relay at the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in Sigulda, Latvia.


09/08/2018 || How to qualify for WOC 2019 Long Distance ||FootO, News, WOC news||

Qualification for the WOC long distance from 2019 will be based on a divisional system as currently applied for the Middle and Long Distance.


07/08/2018 || Gemperle and Kinneberg World Champions in Middle Distance ||FootO, News, WOC news||

Natalia Gemperle, Russia and Eskil Kinneberg, Norway won the Middle Distance at Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in Latvia.


05/08/2018 || Reigning champions Sweden wins Sprint Relay ||FootO, News, WOC news||

The reigning champions Sweden won the Sprint Relay at the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in Riga, Latvia.


04/08/2018 || Maja Alm and Daniel Hubmann World Champions in Sprint ||FootO, News, WOC news||

Maja Alm won her fourth sprint gold in a row and Daniel Hubmann his second at Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in Latvia.


02/08/2018 || WOC: Thierry Gueorgiou from a different and new point of view ||FootO, News, WOC news||

This WOC Thierry Gueorgiou will return to the main orienteering competition but to play a different role, as one of the coaches of the Swedish Team. In this interview, he talks about his career as an orienteer and how he has exchanged the role of the runner to become the coach.


01/08/2018 || WOC: LIVE Orienteering expert’s expectations ||FootO, News, WOC news||

It is going to be a special World Orienteering Championships – the last one with both sprint and forest disciplines.  But already this year, we will have the world championships divided into two parts – the urban part in Riga with the sprint and sprint relay in the beginning of the WOC week, followed by the forest disciplines in Sigulda.


01/08/2018 || First World Orienteering Championships for Latvia ||FootO, News, WOC news||

The 35th World Orienteering Championships (WOC) will be held in Riga and Sigulda, Latvia starting on Saturday. 345 athletes from 49 nations are entered for the competitions – three individual plus Relay and Sprint Relay.


31/07/2018 || Kris Jones – fighting for more medals ||FootO, News, WOC news||

At the European Championships in May, British orienteer Kris Jones won his first senior medal. Now he is ready to take new steps forward in Latvia.


30/07/2018 || Karolin Ohlsson – lots of feelings and energy! ||FootO, News, WOC news||

Karolin Ohlsson will shortly be starting a very intense World Championships (WOC) week in orienteering. She has found her sport.


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