1974 World Orienteering Championships

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1974 World Orienteering Championships
Host cityViborg
CountryDenmark
Events4
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The 1974 World Orienteering Championships, the 5th World Orienteering Championships, were held in Viborg, Denmark, 20–22 September 1974.[1]

The championships had four events; individual contests for men and women, and relays for men and women.

Medalists[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's individual[1]  Bernt Frilén (SWE) 1.35.48  Jan Fjærestad (NOR) 1.40.45  Eystein Weltzien (NOR) 1.42.32
Women's individual[1]  Mona Nørgaard (DEN) 1.03.43  Kristin Cullman (SWE) 1.06.37  Outi Borgenström (FIN) 1.09.11
Men's relay[1] 4.49.27 5.05.26 5.08.58
Women's relay[1] 2.51.36 2.51.48 3.01.45

Results[edit]

Men's individual[edit]

WOC 1974 – Individual – Men (15.9 km)[1]
Rank Competitor Nation Time
1st, gold medalist(s) Bernt Frilén  Sweden 1:35:48
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jan Fjærestad  Norway 1:40:45
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Eystein Weltzien  Norway 1:42:32
4 Risto Nuuros  Finland 1:43:00
5 Arne Johansson  Sweden 1:43:27
6 Svein Jacobsen  Norway 1:43:36
7 Dieter Hulliger  Switzerland 1:43:37
8 Stefan Persson  Sweden 1:44:05
9 Ivar Formo  Norway 1:44:19
9 Henrik Lövhammer  Sweden 1:44:19

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "World Orienteering Championships 1974". International Orienteering Federation. Retrieved 13 July 2017.