IOF Orienteering World Cup, Helsinki-Vihti, Finland 8.-11.6.2019. Women, Middle

We welcome media representatives to Orienteering World Cup 1 st Round Helsinki Finland 8.-11.6.2019!


A guidance of the shooting locations and accessing them is provided in the media tent. Starts, finising line, media controls, and the Sprint Relay at the Senate Square can be shot by wearing the Photo vests.

NOTE! We offer images for your World Cup news

Photos for Media


Before the start of the competition, there will be an opportunity to interview Hannu Lammi, the course planner of the World Cup middle distance and the Chase Start in Nuuksio National Park, and Atte Lahtinen, the course planner for the Sprint Relay at the Senate Square in Helsinki downtown.

The winners are to be interviewed after the competition. Mediainfo will help to find other interviewees and the athletes to be photographed according to your needs.


Media Accreditation

You need to have an accreditation in order to work in the media. Media accreditation is open  until 31.5.2019. Information concerning the approval of the accreditation will be send by email. The Media ID cards and Photo vests are delivered for the accredited representatives of the media.

Preferred accommodations, see and (accommodation).

Please send Press or Photo accreditation request by 31.5.2019 in IOF Eventor ( ( or to Markku Sormunen: markku.sormunen (at)


Schedule, Saturday 8th June

Middle distance

First Start 9:15
Last Start 12:15
Decisive moments 12:15-12:55
Prize giving ceremony around 13:00

First Start 12:20
Last Start 15:20
Decisive moments 15:20-15:55
Prize giving ceremony around 16:00

Schedule, Sunday 9th June

Long, chase start

First Start 10:10
Arena passage 11:00
Winner at Finish 11:00
Prize giving ceremony around 11:15

First Start 11:25
Arena passage 11:30
Winner at Finish 12:40
Prize giving ceremony around 12:50

Schedule, Tuesday 11th June

Sprint Relay
Start 17:57
Winner at Finish 18:50

Further information

Markku Sormunen

markku.sormunen (AT)

At the media tent you will be served by Jari Valtonen on the day of the races.

jari.valtonen (AT)