World Orienteering Championships
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Middle Distance - Saturday, July 29 & Friday, August 4

No big surprises in the qualifiqations, all favorites made it to the final. A nice and warm day in Hjortsballe Krat. See official results, pictures, route choises below.

The Middle distance qualification will be held on Saturday, July 29 in Hjortsballe Krat starting at 10.00. There will be 3 qualification heats from which the 15 best participants in each heat advances to the final where the field then will consist of 45 competitors. The finals are run in Gjern Bakker at Wednesday, August 2 between 10.00 and 13.45.
 Both Hjortsballe Krat and Gjern Bakker are hilly terrain with a lot of countour details. The forrest is mixed together with some open heather areas. The forest floor is mainly covered with heather and bilberry and in a few areas there is some dense bracken. Erik Bobach and Dorthe Hansen has planned the courses and the middle distance have estimated winning times of 25 minutes in the qualification races and 35 minutes in the finals.

Final - Friday, August 4

Startlists: Men, Women
Maps and courses with splittimes: Final
Results: Split times
Results (official): Men and women

Live results final

Qualification - Saturday, July 29

Startlists: Men, Women
Maps and courses with splittimes: Qualification
Results: Split times
Results (official): Men and women

Note: The links above will not be activated until the information is available.

Follow the competition live!

The live audio stream from the middle distance qualification and final will approximately be available from 09.45 at the day of the competition. From the finals there will also be live video stream.
Live text comments
Live results final
Live videostream
Live audiostream
Online GPS tracking
Live Results

The live video and audio streaming from WOC 2006 is a service provided by Forskningsnettet, The Danish Research Network. The live results and the live text from WOC 2006 is a service provided by OL Alternativet.

Latest pictures

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Pictures from middle final.