Alison Crocker qualifies for Long and Middle Distance Finals at WOC 2011

Alison Crocker (CSU) has turned in fine performances at the qualifiers for the long and middle distance races at the World Orienteering Championships held 13-14 August, 2011 near Annecy, France. She finish 10th in her heat in the long qualifier, and 7th in the middle. We look forward to following her in the Finals to be held 17 August (Long) and 19 August (Middle).

Among the other U.S. competitors, the best places were: Alex Jospe, 20th in her heat of the Long Distance qualifier, and Ross Smith, 20th in his heat of the Middle Distance qualifier.

Results and links to follow the athletes can be found on our WOC 2011 summary page.

For the Canadians, Carol Ross qualified for the Long Final, and Louise Oram qualified for the Middle Final.

Good luck to all in the finals! And best to all for the Sprints and World Trail O competition on Tuesday.

14 Aug 2011