WOC 2016 Starts Tomorrow!

Another year has gone by, and it’s time for WOC 2016, this year being held in Stromstad, Sweden.

Tomorrow, August 20th, sees the 1st race of the World Championships.

1st Race is the Sprint

There will be qualification in the morning with the final later in the day.

Qualification starts at 0800 with the Finals starting from 1400.


In the Women’s race we have Niamh O’Boyle (0806), Caoimhe O’Boyle(0821) and Olivia Baxter(0819) taking part, and in the Men’s race we have Nicolas Simonin (0919), Kevin O’Boyle (0926) and Cillín Corbett (0905).

(Start times in brackets)


www.woc2016.se should have a Live page, with results also available on the IOF page, http://livecenter.orienteering.org/event.php?raceid=691

The Final in the afternoon will have TV coverage, available though the IOF Live Center.


Good luck to our team at WOC 2016,



Orienteering in Ireland
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    Irish Sport HQ
    D15 DY62
  • fixtures@orienteering.ie
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