WMOC 2022, Puglia, Gargano, Italy

World Masters Orienteering Championships

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Former World Orienteering Champion Janne salmi is the course setter at WMOC 2022

Janne Salmi, Finnish orienteering and winner of the 1997 World Orienteering Championships, Short distance. World champion Relay 2001, silver medal 1995, 1997 and 1999 will be the course setter for Sprint Final at WMOC 2022 in Vieste, Gargano, Puglia.

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Jörgen Mårtensson International WMOC 2022 Ambassador

The orienteering legend Jörgen Mårtensson is officially the WMOC 2022 International Ambassador. Jörgen is one of the most successful Swedish orienteer of all times. Twice a winner of the World Orienteering Championships, he also won the 5 days O-Ringen in 1981 (at age 21), 1996 and 1997 (at age 37). Furthermore, he won the Swedish Championship in Marathon at Stockholm Marathon in 1993 . Now retired, he had one of the longest spanning careers in orienteering at world class level, taking part in World Championships over a period of twenty years. Starting with the 1978 World Orienteering Championships, where he placed eighth in the individual contest, he competed in every world championship until 1997. Is also thanks to Jörgen if orienteers with be able to run and enjoy Foresta Umbra because when back in the early 2000’ with Gabriele Viale and Bernt Bjørnsgaard they drove up to the forest and found a real paradise for orienteering and decided to make the first orienteering map.

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WMOC2022 Official Transfer Service Ferrovie del Gargano

WMOC2022 Official Transfer Service Ferrovie del Gargano Enjoy a Summer full of wonders before, during, and after WMOC2022. Ferrovie del Gargano, the official WMOC2022 Bus Transfer Service provides fast and efficient connections between the major Italian cities and the Gargano peninsula. #Bologna #Ancorna #Chieti #Forli #Milano #Modena #Nova Milanese #Novara #Parma #Pescara #Reggio Emilia #RHO #Roma #Roma Fiumicino #Settimo Torinese #Torino Download the official app on iOS or Android, and discover more!  

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Programme

WMOC 2022 
World Masters Orienteering Championships
Italy – Puglia – Gargano

Date Events
Fri 08th July Accreditation
Sat 09th July Model Event Sprint – Vieste North
Sun10th July Sprint Qualification – Peschici
Mon11th July Sprint Final – Vieste
Prize giving ceremony
Tue 12th July Rest day, Model Event Forest
Wed13th July Forest Qualification – Riserva Falscone (Foresta Umbra)
Thu 14th July Middle Final – Laghetto d’Umbra (Foresta Umbra)
Prize giving ceremony
Fri 15th July Rest day
Sat16th July Long Final – Foresta Umbra East
Prize giving ceremony

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Registration will open on the 1st of July 2021

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