Ulla Lindkvist

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Ulla Lindkvist
Medal record
Competitor for  Sweden
Women's Orienteering
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1966 Fiskars Individual
Gold medal – first place 1968 Linköping Individual
Gold medal – first place 1970 Friedrichroda Relay
Silver medal – second place 1968 Linköping Relay
Silver medal – second place 1970 Friedrichroda Individual
Silver medal – second place 1972 Doksy Relay

Ulla Lindkvist (1939 – 6 August 2015) was a Swedish orienteering competitor, and the first individual female world champion in this sport.[1] She won the 1966 and 1968 Individual World Orienteering Championships.,[2] and finished second 1970. She is Relay World Champion from 1970, as a member of the Swedish team, and also participated on the teams that obtained silver medals in 1968 and 1972.


  1. ^ "Sveriges första världsmästarinna har lämnat oss" (in Swedish). Svenska Orienteringsförbundet. 12 August 2015. Retrieved 15 August 2015. 
  2. ^ World Orienteering Championship, senior statistics 1966-2006 (Retrieved on November 19, 2007)