Johan Runesson

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Johan Runesson
Johan Runesson JWOC 2010.jpg
Medal record
Competitor for  Sweden
Men's Orienteering
Junior World Championships
Gold 2008 Göteborg Middle
Gold 2008 Göteborg Long
Gold 2008 Göteborg Relay
Silver 2008 Göteborg Sprint
Silver 2010 Aalborg Long
Silver 2010 Aalborg Relay

Johan Runesson (born 20 November 1990) is a Swedish orienteering competitor[1] and Junior World Champion.[2]

Runesson competed at the 2008 Junior World Orienteering Championships in Gothenburg, where he won a gold medal in the middle distance,[3] a silver medal in the sprint,[4] and a gold medal in the long distance,[5] as well as participating on the winning Swedish relay team.[6]

He competed at the 2012 World Orienteering Championships. In the middle distance he qualified for the final, where he placed 18th.[7]

Since June 2011 he lives in Gothenburg. Before he lived in Örebro.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile: Johan Runesson" – World of O Runners (Retrieved on July 3, 2008 )
  2. ^ "Johan Runesson" (in Swedish). Swedish Orienteering Federation. Retrieved 2 February 2011. 
  3. ^ Kobach, Jan (3 July 2008). "JWOC Middle: Gold for Niemi and Runesson". news.worldofo.com. Retrieved 3 July 2008. 
  4. ^ Persson, Andreas (30 June 2008). "Danish and Czech victories in Ruddalen!". JWOC 2008. Retrieved 3 July 2008. 
  5. ^ Persson, Andreas (5 July 2008). "Big Swedish day at the Long Distance!". JWOC 2008. Retrieved 4 May 2010. 
  6. ^ Persson, Andreas (6 July 2008). "Two gold for Sweden in the relay!". JWOC 2008. Retrieved 4 May 2010. 
  7. ^ "World Orienteering Championships 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland. Middle Distance Final Men – Final results" (PDF). woc2012. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  8. ^ Johan Runesson – ready for a new Gothenburg