The 31st World Orienteering Championships start tomorrow morning, July 5th, in Italy, with the Sprint Qualification Race on the island of Burano. The Sprint Final is tomorrow afternoon and will be held in Venice.

The women’s qualification race starts at 8am Irish time and the men are off at 9am.

Start lists and full details on how to follow the event live can be found on the WOC website,

And information on the IOF Livecenter can be found at

The women running tomorrow in the Sprint are:

  • Olivia Baxter
  • Rosalind Hussey
  • Niamh O’Boyle

And the men are:

  • Nicolas Simonin
  • Josh O’Sullivan-Hourihan
  • Darren Burke


The Mixed Sprint Relay will take place on Monday July 7th.


Good Luck to the team.

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