The first two days of MTBO at O Ringen will be the final two races of World Master Series (WMS) 2018.
- We are delighted to be part of the world's largest Orienteering event and largest global MTBO event" said Dr Keith Dawson Chair of the MTBO Masters Working Group.
These races are held in five year age classes from 35+ upwards. O-Ringen is races WMS16 and 17 of the 17 race WMS with races in Australia, Germany, Portugal, Denmark, Poland, Czech Rep and Hungary preceding the finale in Sweden. The best 7 races count and each competitor is awarded points in each race they compete in 35-33-31-30-29 downwards from first place. It has been running for four years and has been very successful in increasing standards and numbers of Masters competitors, as well as encouraging travel and fun in the Masters community. If Masters compete in a WMS race the automatically enter the WMS.