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Tweet Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Orienteering World Cup Final 2019 (Nanhai, China)

Our GB elite athletes will be travelling out to Nanhai, China today to take part in the Orienteering World Cup Final 2019. Nanhai County was a former county in Guangdong Province, China, named after the South China sea.

The Final will take place over 5 days and finishes with the Sprint in Songtang Village.

The World Cup Final in China will host a Middle distance, a Sprint race and a Mixed Sprint Relay. The British team has a maximum of 6 spaces per gender in the individual races and up to 4 teams in the Mixed Sprint Relay. 

Middle Distance
Saturday 26th October

Mixed Sprint Relay
Sunday 27th October

Tuesday 29th October


GB Team

Men Women

Ralph Street  

Kirstin Maxwell  
Peter Hodkinson  Charlotte Ward 
Will Gardner  Cecilie Andersen
Jonathan Crickmore  
Chris Smithard   
Ben Mitchell  

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Good luck to the GB athletes competing at the Orienteering World Cup Final:

Ralph Street, Peter Hodkinson, Will Gardner, Jonathan Crickmore, Chris Smithard, Ben Mitchell, Kirsten Maxwell, Charlotte Ward and Cecilie Anderson. Safe journey.