2005 World Orienteering Championships

The 2005 World Orienteering Championships, the 22nd World Orienteering Championships, were held in Aichi, Japan, 9 –15 August 2005.[1]

2005 World Orienteering Championships
Host cityAichi
CountryJapan
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]   Emil Wingstedt  (SWE) 14:31.0   Daniel Hubmann  (SUI)   Jani Lakanen  (FIN)
Women's sprint [1]   Simone Niggli  (SUI) 14:02.7   Anne Margrethe Hausken  (NOR)   Heather Monro  (GBR)
Men's middle distance [1]   Thierry Gueorgiou  (FRA) 33:00.3   Chris Terkelsen  (DEN)   Jarkko Huovila  (FIN)
Women's middle distance [1]   Simone Niggli  (SUI) 32:46.3   Jenny Johansson (SWE)   Minna Kauppi  (FIN)
Men's long distance [1]   Andrey Khramov  (RUS) 1:37:22   Marc Lauenstein  (SUI)   Holger Hott Johansen  (NOR)
Women's long distance [1]   Simone Niggli  (SUI) 1:13:23   Heli Jukkola  (FIN)   Vroni König-Salmi  (SUI)


Men's relay[1]
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Women's relay[1]
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2:07:46
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  Sweden (SWE)
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i "World Orienteering Championships 2005". International Orienteering Federation. Retrieved 9 September 2017.