Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Canada at the World Games in Poland

Canada qualified 4 athletes for the 2017 World Games in Poland. The World Games is a multi-sport games for sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee, but not on the Olympic program.

The athletes representing Canada are:

Emily Kemp
Tori Owen*
Damian Konotopetz
Will Critchley

*Tori is replacing Louise Oram who was unable to attend.

 All about orienteering at the World Games - a great summary from World of O

  • Tuesday July 25th: 11:00 CET Sprint Women. 12:00 CET Sprint Men
  • Wednesday July 26th: 09:30 CET Middle Women. 11:30 CET Middle Men
  • Thursday July 27th: 09:00 CET Sprint Relay
The starting order in individual races will be based upon the IOF World Rankings with best ranked starting last.

Internet live coverage of all Competitions will be streamed on Web TV, and is accessible through LIVE Orienteering.

Start lists and results are here.

Technical information is in Bulletin 4.

Follow Orienteering Canada's social media for more pictures and info

Here are the Canadian results from the sprint at the World Games:
Damian Konotopetz - 28th
Will Critchley - 37th
Tori Owen - 35th
Emily Kemp - mispunch
There are 40 men and 40 women competing.
Full results here.

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