Good luck to GB team at WOC 2016!

The World Orienteering Championships (WOC) are being held in Sweden, 20th-27th August. Many Scottish athletes are competing and we wish the whole team the very best of luck! 

19th Aug 16

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This year's World Orienteering Championships are being held in western Sweden and with a strong GB team, promise to be a great event.

British Orienteering have created profiles of each competing team member; many of whom are Scottish or orienteer in Scotland:

Women

  • Hollie Orr (Middle, Long, Forest relay)
  • Jo Shepherd (Sprint, Middle, Long)
  • Jess Tullie (Middle and Forest Relay)

Men

  • Alan Cherry (Long)
  • Hector Haines (Middle, Long)
  • Graham Gristwood (Middle and Forest Relay)
  • Kris Jones (Sprint, Mixed Sprint Relay and Forest Relay)
  • Alasdair McLeod (Long - subject to fitness)

We wish all the above and the whole team the very best of luck! 

Races will be streamed live via the IOF LiveCenter and begin on 20th August - tune in to follow Team GB!

Photo of authorPosted on 19th Aug 16
by Sarah Hobbs