The 39th WMOC are being held this week in Brazil, and there are a lot of big names taking part. No British team, but plenty of familiar European names, and a team from Ireland. The middle race took place yesterday, results below Classes Women , 4700 m , 145 m  1.  RYABKINA Tatiana            RUS  Russia                   0:25:54   5´30″   2.  SKRASTINA Ainja             LAT  Latvia                      0:27:53   5´55″   3.  BELOZEROVA Olga          RUS  Russia                   0:27:56   5´56″ Classes Men , 6500 m , 195 m  1.  KHRAMOV Andrey              RUS  Russia                 0:31:48   4´53″   2.  GUEORGIOU Thierry           FRA  France                 0:31:51   4´54″   3.  ROLLIER Baptiste               SUI  Switzerland            0:32:16   4´57″ Full results and competition website are here