The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) announced on 7 May that WOC 2020, scheduled to take place in Denmark, had been postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic and would now be held in 2022.

As a consequence, WOC 2022, due to take place from 15 – 19 July 2022 in Edinburgh has been rescheduled and will now be held in the summer of 2024. This is subject to final approval from our event partners EventScotland and the City of Edinburgh Council.

Further information will be released as and when decisions are taken and agreement reached with the IOF regarding dates and other issues.

In the meantime, WOC Scotland organisers have been in discussion with the the IOF regarding the easing of embargoes – please see further details on the ‘For Teams’ page.

What to expect

During the event, this is where links to live results, GPS tracking and TV will be, along with relevant maps once the athletes are in quarantine. Post Race final results and race reports will be published in this section also.