2004 World Orienteering Championships

The 2004 World Orienteering Championships, the 21st World Orienteering Championships, were held in Västerås, Sweden, 11 –19 September 2004.[1]

2004 World Orienteering Championships
Host cityVästerås
CountrySweden
Events8

The championships had eight events; sprint for men and women, middle distance for men and women, long distance (formerly called individual or classic distance) for men and women, and relays for men and women.

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's sprint [1]   Niclas Jonasson  (SWE) 13.06,5    Håkan Eriksson  (SWE)
  Yuri Omeltchenko  (UKR)
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Women's sprint [1]   Simone Niggli-Luder  (SUI) 12.32,2   Karolina Arewång-Höjsgaard  (SWE) 13.01,1   Elisabeth Ingvaldsen  (NOR) 13.19,5
Men's middle distance [1]   Thierry Gueorgiou  (FRA) 32.45,9   Valentin Novikov  (RUS) 33.07,1   Anders Nordberg  (NOR) 33.12,3
Women's middle distance [1]   Hanne Staff  (NOR) 33.03,1   Tatiana Ryabkina (RUS) 33.14,9   Heli Jukkola  (FIN) 33.30,3
Men's long distance [1]   Bjørnar Valstad  (NOR) 1:45.25,3   Mattias Karlsson  (SWE)   Holger Hott Johansen  (NOR)
Women's long distance [1]   Karolina Arewång-Höjsgaard  (SWE) 1:22.25,4   Hanne Staff  (NOR)   Marika Mikkola  (FIN)


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Women's relay[1]
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1:53.41,0
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "World Orienteering Championships 2004". International Orienteering Federation. Retrieved 9 September 2017.