World Masters Orienteering Championships Report

Last week over 4,200 people made their way to Austria for this year´s World Masters Orienteering Championships. With categories from over 35 all the way up to over 90, this really is the premier seniors orienteering competition in the orienteering calendar. The only British winner was Anne Donnell from Bristol in the over 75s category, but there were plenty of other good British results. British top 20 results M40 4 Jon Musgrave M45 9 Michael Billinghurst, 10 Mark Saunders M50 8 Vincent Joyce, 17 Mikhail Gryaznevich M70 19 Andrew Gregory W35 3 Sarah Dunn W50 13 Inara Gipsle W60 4 Monika Cooper W65 10 Hilary Simpson, 12 Veronica Crawford W75 1 Anne Donnell, 4 Pat Grenfell, 6 Eileen Bedwell, 9 Rosemary Roach World Masters Champions 2006  WomenW35 Ágnes Wengrin HUNW40 Kari Christiansen NORW45 Pavlina Brautigam USAW50 Alena Rosecka CZEW55 Britt Eriksson SWEW60 Katharina Berge NORW65 Gudrun Broman SWEW70 Maja-Lisa Bergström SWEW75 Anne Donnell GBRW80 Anna Nilsson SWE  MenM35 Peter Jacobsson SWEM40 Phillipe Page FRAM45 Petr Henych CZEM50 Tom Hiltebrand SUIM55 Tapio Peippo FINM60 Risto Orpana FINM65 Anders Taraldrud NORM70 Peo Bengtsson SWEM75 Eero Liski FINM80 Ragnar Hasselquist SWEM85 Martin Dreng NORM90 Erkki Luntamo FINFor full results check out the WMOC website