Reminder: WOC Tour entry deadline is 15 May

The ordinary deadline for entry to the WOC Tour is 15 May. This is also the deadline for booking of school accommodation and transport. Late entries are possible until 15 July at a higher entry fee. Entry online can be found here

Invitation to the second official training camp 7.-13. June 2010

The second official training camp will take place in the Trondheim area 7.-13. June 2010. Please see further details in the invitation.  Entries are done by submitting the entry entry form.

Accreditation for media representatives

All media representatives planning to come and cover WOC2010 must be accreditated. Entry form for accreditation and reservation of accommodation for media representatives can be found here. The deadline for accreditation is June 1st, 2010.

100 days left...

Today it is only 100 days left until WOC2010 opens. For the time beeing there is a high activity level in the organization, and more than 500 volunteers are already involved and more people are on their way into the organization. Most activities are reported to be on schedule. There is no doubt that Trondheim will be ready for WOC2010 on August 8th!

WTOC2010 - entries from 14 nations

By the ordinary deadline for entry to WTOC2010, 14 nations were registered. The orgnaizers expect some late entries, and the number of participating nations may still increase.

Test of equipment for WOC2010 at the first big o-event in Trøndelag

At this seasons’ first big o-event in Trøndelag (at Bjugn – 70 km outside of Trondheim) on April 24-25th, the WOC technology team had the responsibility for all time recording and tracking. This test was an important step to test equipment and procedures for WOC2010. The test focused on time recording and tracking. Tracking was shown on to big screens inside two shopping centres for the audience while the sprint distance was taking place just outside. Some problem areas were identified, and some important lessons were learned for the preparations towards WOC2010. Replay of the tracking may be viewed here: Satudays Sprint in D21 and Sundays Long distance in H21. Several runners from the Norwegian national team were participating at this event.

Entries from 34 nations to WOC2010

By the ordinary deadline for entries on April 9th, entries from 34 nations were received. However, some smaller nations have got an extended deadline, and the number of nations are expected to increase. The organizers hope for at least 40 nations to participate in WOC2010.

WOC/WTOC entry – new deadline

Due to the Easter holidays, the WOC office will be closed 26 March – 5 April. The WOC office will be in service again from 6 April. The deadline for preliminary entry to WOC/WTOC and also for IOF/VIP delegates is postponed till 9 April. Note that this is also the deadline for reservation of hotel accommodation through the WOC2010 organisation.

Reminder: WOC Tour deadline

The ordinary deadline for entry to the WOC Tour is 15 May. This is also the deadline for booking of school accommodation and transport. Deadline for reservation of hotel accomodation through the WOC2010 organization is 25 March.

Phone number for WOC office

For the period 6 - 16 April the ordinary phone for the WOC office may be partially out of range. Alternative phone number for WOC office is: +47 481 79 214.

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