U.S. Team to WOC 2019

August 12–17, 201
Østfold, Norway

The United States will send a very talented team of orienteers (profiles below) to Norway for the 2019 World Orienteering Championships. Race assignments (and as they are available, results and links to maps and photos) are below.

Support the Team by making a donation and designating it for the National Senior Team. Next year's World Orienteering Championships will take place in central Denmark, July 6–11, 2020.

2019 U.S. Team to WOC



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editor's note: I'd love to post a
WOC 2019 US Team picture here,
when the time comes


The U.S. will be represented in August by (listed alphabetically): Greg Ahlswede, Eric Bone, Alison Campbell, Ali Crocker, Syd Fisher, Morten Jorgensen, Jordan Laughlin, Anton Salmenkylä, and Åsne Skram Trømborg. Pavlina Brautigam qualified for the U.S. Team but declined her automatic selection.

This is the first WOC for Syd, Morten, Jordan, and Åsne. Athletes were assigned to the following races following the Team Trials held in New York in late April.

  • Middle Qualification: Anton, Greg, Eric, Jordan; Syd, Åsne, Alison (Morten and Ali are reserves)
  • Long: Morten, Jordan; Ali, Syd (Greg and Åsne are reserves)
  • Forest Relay: Anton, Greg, Morten; Ali, Åsne, Alison


  • 13 August, Tuesday: Middle Qualification
  • 14 August, Wednesday
  • 15 August, Thursday: rest
  • 16 August, Friday: Middle Final
  • 17 August, Saturday: Relay

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U.S. Team Results (to come)

posted 6 May 2019