Activity Day News

Rest day today? No… it’s the Activity Day! Not least for the elites, who will race around central Övik today, watched by all the others!

The start for the junior elite sprint is at 14.45 at the town square. The seniors kick off at 17.30.

Want tips on the best place to watch, and inside info about how the world’s fastest orienteers are so good? Keep track of this site shortly after 14.00, when a program with the sprint details will be posted.


On Monday, O-Ringen’s first aiders treated 80 cases. This is less than on a typical race day, and thankfully there were no serious illnesses or injuries.


It is both extremely dangerous and forbidden to walk onto railway lines in the area – especially in Svedjeholmen where the railroad passes close to the campsite.


On the O-Ringen official YouTube channel there are a couple of awesome videos from O-Ringen in Övik that our pro team have created. Don’t miss them!


It will be another hot day in Örnsköldsvik, reaching around 25 degrees in the afternoon, with clear blue skies. But just like on Monday, a slight breeze will cool it down a little.


Listen to O-Ringen Radio! Tune in to 102.1 MHz. Broadcasts begin at 9am and last until 21.00.

8.00: Beginning of the classic O-Ringen golf at Veckefjärdens golf course.

10.00: “Ungdomsgården" (Sliperiet, the youth centre) opens. Lots of sports, culture, “fika” and more. Located next to O-Ring Square.

9.00-12.00: Try MtbO! It will take place at Arena Varvsberget, at Hörnsjön. Parking places available.

13.00-15.00: Try PreO! It will take place at Arena Varvsberget, at Hörnsjön. Parking places available.

11.00: Bagheera maze opens in the O-Ringen square.

14.45: Start of the junior elite sprint in the town square.

17.15: Award ceremony for junior elite sprint, in the town square.

17.30: Start of the senior elite sprint in the town square.

19.30: Award ceremony for the senior elite sprint, in the town

Copyright © 2014-2018 O-Ringen AB. Alla rättigheter förbehålls.   |    En webbsida från Limepark byggd i SiteVision