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Selection notice WOC2023
By Malcolm Ingham - Mon 5 Dec 2022 8:42pm

The World Orienteering Championships 2023 are scheduled to be held in Flims Laax, Switzerland from 11-16 July 2023. WOC will consist of an individual middle and long distance races, and a forest relay.


Selection Criteria
As per the Orienteering NZ G1 Selection Policy the 2023 WOC team will be selected on the basis of
For New Zealand based athletes:

  • performances in the 2023 Orienteering New Zealand Championships, 7-9 April, Hawkes Bay
  • previous known form including performances at WOC and other comparable international events

Overseas based athletes:

  • up to 3 nominated World Ranking Events (WRE) at any date up to and including 30 April 2023
  • previous known form including performances at WOC and other comparable international events

All athletes interested in selection for the 2023 WOC team shall notify their interest, year of birth, and cell phone number to the Convenor of Selectors Al Cory-Wright (alistaircorywright@gmail.com) by 15 January 2023.

Athletes will be expected to:

  • demonstrate the technical ability and level of fitness required to finish in at least the top 50% of the field in in the long distance and/or qualify for the middle distance final

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