WORLD MASTERS ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIPS 8-16 LUGLIO Map and compass to discover the Umbra Forest for the Middle qualifications of the WMOC 2022
WORLD MASTERS ORIENTEERING CHAMPIONSHIPS 8-16 LUGLIO Map and compass to discover the Umbra Forest for the Middle qualifications of the WMOC 2022 On Thursday 14th July the over 35 champions will be announced on an 8 km track while on Saturday 16 July the grand finale of the event, again in the woods, with the Long titles
Take part in the organized excursions of Ferrovie del Gargano and FDG Viaggi & Turismo!
Take part in the organized excursions of Ferrovie del Gargano and FDG Viaggi & Turismo! On July 12 and 15 the first two itineraries to discover the wonderful Gargano ON JULY 12 MONTE SANT’ANGELO – SAN GIOVANNI ROTONDO AND SAN MARCO IN LAMIS
Make your WMOC 2022 unforgettable with PICA
Make your WMOC 2022 unforgettable with PICA Intense emotions await you in the Gargano with the World Masters Orienteering Championships. You can make them unforgettable, share them on your social profiles and relive them coming back home with the Pica service!
WMOC 2022, SATELLITE ACTIVITIES OF 5 MILLION EUROS
WMOC 2022, SATELLITE ACTIVITIES OF 5 MILLION EUROS Participation of over 3 thousand athletes from 40 countries will make up the daily presence in the Gargano of 5 thousand people, also considering their companions, equal to a total of 50 thousand in the ten days of average stay. Relevant numbers are those linked to the now forthcoming World Masters Orienteering Championships. One month after the start of the competitions, at a round table at the Sala Giunta of the Province of Foggia, we talked about the fundamental sporting, social and economic value generated by the event, which will remain the heritage of the territory.
Vieste between sport and tourism: the words of the Mayor Giuseppe Nobiletti
Vieste between sport and tourism: the words of the Mayor Giuseppe Nobiletti It is called the Pearl of the Gargano and it is the queen of the Apulian holidays. Vieste will be the Municipality leader together with Peschici of the exciting adventure of the WMOC 2022 that the world orienteering community is preparing to experience in Gargano from the 8th to the 16th of July. We talked about this with its Mayor Giuseppe Nobiletti.
The World Champion Janne Salmi course setter at WMOC 2022
The World Champion Janne Salmi course setter at WMOC 2022 The name of Janne Salmi is among those universally known to orienteers. Among his victories: Gold medal at WOC 1997 middle distance and Gold medal at WOC 2001 in Relay, 4 silver medals, and 1 bronze medal at WOC, 2 times winner of Jukola with Turun Suunnistajat team (1996 and 2001).
“Three weeks of orienteering in Italy, a superb opportunity”
“Three weeks of orienteering in Italy, a superb opportunity”. Takashi “Tac” Sugiyama said! From the United States to Italy, this summer 3 weeks of competitions in the Dolomites of Madonna di Campiglio in Trentino, the World Masters Orienteering Championships in Gargano and the “WMOC the week after” discovering the historic centres of Puglia. Takashi “Tac” Sugiyama tell us how he’s preparing to this great Italian adventure.
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.