The nine times World Champion in Orienteering from Sweden Tove Alexandersson and nine times Junior World Champion from Switzerland Simona Aebersold will take part at MOC Weekend, Camp and Championship. Is nice to know that these two fantastic athletes decided to prepare for their big goals of this season in Italy and we are looking forward to see them running head to head for the overall victory in the Gran Finale in Matera.
Together with Tove and Simona also the other Tove’s two team mates Karolin Ohlsson and Lina Strand, which won the gold medal in the recent World Orienteering Championships will be at MOC Mediterranean Open Championship.
We are proud to announce and welcome the numerous national team that decided to prepare for the upcoming, first ever, urban sprint WOC in South Italy at MOC Camp. Currently entered teams are: Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Italy, Sweden,Switzerland and Ukraine, together with many more top ranked athletes like Yannick Michiels and Natalia Gemperle.
The camp, coached by Emil Wingsdtet, will be a real test of all the disciplines and formats that the athletes will find at World Orienteering Championships this summer.
More info about the camp on the bulletin: https://www.orienteering.it/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Bulletin-1-CAMP_Fianl-1.pdf
(Photo Credits Remy Steinegger & Worldofo.com)