Occassional thoughts about orienteering

Thursday, February 14, 2008

What will orienteering look like in the year 2025?


What will orienteering look like in the year 2025?

Aspleaf has an idea...he's seen the cover of the first issue of Skogssport (Sweden's national O' mag) for the year 2025...

Rough translations of the headlines:

Map or Not: Are we ready to throw away the map? It is already in the way!

Cutting the Grass: Should we have 10 or 15 milimeters as the maximum depth of grass in the competition terrain?

Get rid of the Forest: With out next issue Skogssport (i.e. Forest Sport) will become Park Sport.

World Champs - More and More Often: Beginning in 2026, the WOC will be arranged every 3rd months; with 14 disciplines.

Nostalgic or Idiocy? We meet two veterans who stubbornly insist that orienteering should be done in the forest and orienteers should wear full-body cover.

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posted by Michael | 6:42 PM


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"Should we have 10 of 15 millimeters" - not "centimeters" as the maximum depth...
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