Emil Wingstedt

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Emil Wingstedt
Medal record
Men's orienteering
Representing  Sweden
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2003 Rapperswil/Jona Relay
Gold medal – first place 2005 Aichi Sprint
Gold medal – first place 2006 Aarhus Sprint
Silver medal – second place 2007 Kiev Relay
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Rapperswil/Jona Long
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Västerås Relay
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Aarhus Relay
European Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Primorsko Sprint

Emil Wingstedt (born 9 May 1975) is a Swedish orienteering competitor. He won the 2005 and 2006 Sprint World Orienteering Championships,[1] and finished third on the long distance in 2003. He is Relay World Champion from 2003 with the Swedish team, as well as having a silver medal from 2007, and bronze medals from 2004 and 2006. He is a four-time European Champion, winning the Sprint distance in 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2008. He won the classical relay race Tiomila in 2006, 2007 and 2012 with his club team Halden SK.

He has been ranked no. 1 on the IOF (International Orienteering Federation) World Ranking (in 2001).[2]


  1. ^ World Orienteering Championship, senior statistics 1966-2006 Archived 2011-02-22 at WebCite (Retrieved on December 30, 2007)
  2. ^ IOF World Ranking – Emil Wingstedt (Retrieved on December 30, 2007)