# Welcome to my digital orienteering map archive!

On this site I will publish maps, courses and route choices from orienteering events I have attended.

Péntek 13 Július 2018

Típus: Competition

Gribskov

The penalty for doing a bad forest qualification is that even with a good run in the Middle B final which allowed me to run the A ...

Szerda 11 Július 2018

Típus: Training

Grib skov

I decided to try out this model event map directly after my M60B Middle Final run since it was on the way back to my hotel and it ...

Szerda 11 Július 2018

Típus: Competition

Tisvilde Hegn

Today I had to run in the B final after my horrible run yesterday, so I had just two targets:
a) Qualify for the Long A final b...

Kedd 10 Július 2018

Típus: Competition

Tisvilde Hegn

Here is my forest qualification attempt, the conclusion is pretty clear: I have no real idea how I should orienteer in an area lik...

Hétfő 9 Július 2018

Típus: Training

Tisvilde Hegn

My first time ever in a Sjælland forest so I had to check out the mapping for the Forest Q tomorrow.
I started by doing 254, 213...

Vasárnap 8 Július 2018

Típus: Competition

København

Significantly better than the qualification but some hesitation and one course setter trap that I ran straight into:
1) I had s...

Szombat 7 Július 2018

Típus: Competition

Hørsholm

Wobbly run with a few mistakes but fast enough to qualify for the A final tomorrow. :-)
OK to #1, then I decided that it was too ...

Szerda 4 Július 2018

Típus: Competition

Linderudkollen

Another good race, no major mistakes:
1) Ole Kjell Langmyren beat me to the first control but he is a fast runner and it was on...

Vasárnap 1 Július 2018

Típus: Competition

Strömstad

Started first in the second day chase start so my plan was to open as hard as I could while not making any serious mistakes.
My...

Szombat 30 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Strömstad

Very high levels of grass pollen and dust on the event field made it much harder to breathe properly today, so my running speed su...

Csütörtök 28 Június 2018

Típus: Training

Krokskogen

Another fantastic group hike to fixed controls! Today Oslo was the warmest capitol city in Europe, even warmer than Madrid, but a ...

Szerda 27 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Østernvannssvingen

Today we were back in the same area where I won both races last weekend, so now I wanted to prove that this was no fluke and tried...

Vasárnap 24 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Skytterkollen

One silly mistake, otherwise nearly perfect:
The plan was to take the path part of the way to #1 but when I started there was a...

Szombat 23 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Skytterkollen

Yes! 5 years since my last win in O-Festivalen Long distance and 4 years since I had major ankle surgery I am finally more or less...

Péntek 22 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Fornebu

One of my better sprint races, even though this was almost completely a pure running test.
I started 1.5 hours early, due to a ...

Csütörtök 21 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Krigsskolen

Didn't know if I should run this race or not, since O-Festivalen starts tomorrow with three races in three days, but I decided to ...

Szerda 20 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Solbergvann, Geoform

Very nearly perfect, and much better running shape:
Used paths where possible to the first 5 controls, otherwise very good dire...

Kedd 19 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Tokerud

My legs were really tired after the tough Jukola weekend but I'm feeling a lot better now after this nice but hilly run:
Straight...

Szombat 16 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Hollola

Váltó pálya 4

My worst Jukola ever?
As the oldest guy on the Nydalens SK Old Boys team (average age about 54.5) I got the shortest leg, nr 4 ...

Csütörtök 14 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Lutvann

First rain in a month made all the slabs, rocks and cliffs extremely slippery, particularly for me who prefer Inov-8 X-Talon 200 w...

Szerda 13 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Krigsskolen

Pretty good in a nice but very steep area, my GPS track recorded over 240 m of ascent on a 4.2 km course, that corresponds to abou...

Kedd 12 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Lathusåsen, Fossum

I am starting to get into reasonable running shape but I still have to concentrate to avoid mistakes. This will be crucial in a fe...

Vasárnap 10 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Sildevika

Very good race in a difficult area, won my class by 11 (!) minutes and beat most of the younger guys running the same course.
I...

Szombat 9 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Slengfehøgda

Nils Hæstad who has beaten me in most events this year started early today and came in and told of "a 10 min mistake on one contr...

Csütörtök 7 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Strømsdammen, Heming

My third race in three days, all of them west of Oslo city in rocks, cliffs and partly dense planted spruce, but also some nicer p...

Szerda 6 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Tangenåsen

Mostly OK but one almost impossible mistake!
Pure running, uphill to #1.
Easy direction/contour running down to #2, hit the ...

Kedd 5 Június 2018

Típus: Competition

Jordbærhaugen, Tyrving

No speed today, but since this terrain is infamous as the worst in the Oslo region, I was very happy that the course planner had f...

Szombat 2 Június 2018

Típus: Training

Kråkerøy

I was sick when Blodslitet 2016 took place so I never took part in this race, but now I used the H Åpen course as training for Ju...

Csütörtök 31 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Mostly OK race:
Correct route to #1, then I had a long internal discussion about the route to #2. I wanted to go straight up th...

Szerda 30 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Sognsvann N

Another good Geoform ranking race, won the medium length course by about 5 min due to making less mistakes than the rest. I lost 3...

Kedd 29 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Skriverberget, Haslum

About 30 degrees hot, I wilted after hitting the logged areas after the 2nd control:
Very good to #1 & #2, high speed and perfect...

Csütörtök 24 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Sessvollmoen

This was the standard 3-part competition, starting with running/shooting, then a map-reading run of about 2 km and finally a 4 km ...

Szerda 23 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Grønmo

Started almost first, had a single goal and that was to concentrate on my orienteering since yesterday's race was so bad. I mostly...

Kedd 22 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Ekerud, Østmarka

Very heavy pollen load today, tried to simplify the orienteering but failed miserably:
Just running to #1 to get started, then I ...

Vasárnap 20 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Kongsberg

Possibly my fastest forest race this year, my speed was obviously helped quite a bit by the fact that we started on top of the gia...

Szombat 19 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Kongsberg

Felt bad from the start today but I managed to hold everything together for the first three controls:
Took the logged area ride i...

Péntek 18 Május 2018

Típus: Training

Looking for a new area to take our friends who will visit next weekend, Tone & I found unmapped paths exactly where we needed them...

Szerda 16 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

I ran this event as a test about two hours before the regular starters, close to perfect until I messed up on the 9th control:
#1...

Kedd 15 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

What a diff'rence a day (or two) makes! I complained that Østfold's Sprint championship on Sunday was somewhat boring; today Tyrv...

Kedd 15 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Eineåsen / Gommerud

I tried to make a controlled run here since I was going to start in the Oslo area Sprint championship a little bit later in the ev...

Hétfő 14 Május 2018

Típus: Training

Bysetermåsan-Kjerringhøgda-Vangen-KP47

Fabulous summer weather for the 14 people who turned up for this group hike!
We started by climbing up to the watch tower on top ...

Vasárnap 13 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Gimle

While spending a long weekend at our summer home in Hvaler my son & I took part in the Østfold county sprint championship in Hald...

Csütörtök 10 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Ulvedalen

Near-perfect orienteering during the peak of the allergy season:
Perfect to #1 & #2, but the terrain around the second control ...

Kedd 8 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Ellingsrud

Maximum pollen allergy load today so my running shape was bad but mostly OK orienteering.
OK start to 1 & 2, then I stood stil...

Csütörtök 3 Május 2018

Típus: Training

Smerta

12 people this time for the hike to KP50.
We had absolutely amazing weather for this hike: After really heavy rains during the ...

Szerda 2 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Grinda

Lost 20 sec on the first control when I couldn't find the EMIT unit: It was hidden inside the flag on most controls!
OK to #2, th...

Kedd 1 Május 2018

Típus: Competition

Ås

(My route here is drawn on top of a map from Knut Helland who ran a different forking, I had a different first control and skipped...

Hétfő 23 Április 2018

Típus: Training

Mapping data from OpenStreetMap.
This was a 20 km MTB ride in the Cupertino hills overlooking SIlicon Valley, using mostly dirt...

Vasárnap 22 Április 2018

Típus: Competition

Pacheco State Park, California, BAOC

A mass start race under very tough conditions: 30+ degrees in the shade and pretty much no shade anywhere, tall lush grass (30 to ...

Kedd 17 Április 2018

Típus: Competition

Ormsund, Bækkelaget

I started very early, before the first official start time because it got very cold on the dock side where the start area was loca...

Vasárnap 15 Április 2018

Típus: Competition

Svinesund

It is obvious that I have forgotten how to run a proper compass direction during the last winter, today I was saved from a huge mi...

Szombat 14 Április 2018

Típus: Competition

Svinesund

No flow today, very happy with a 2nd place finish after Nils E.
I ran well towards #1, just 2 seconds faster than Nils but we wer...

Vasárnap 8 Április 2018

Típus: Competition

Rakke, Larvik OK

Quite happy with this race, I was either best or second-best on almost all the split times, alternating with the winner, Arve Glit...

Kedd 3 Április 2018

Típus: Competition

Aker Brygge, Nydalens SK

First sprint competition since last year, horribly slow & rusty:
I started by forgetting my description holder, so I could not ch...

Kedd 20 Március 2018

Típus: Competition

Larkollen

I went to the doctor in the morning, he diagnosed sinusitis and put me on a 10-day antibiotics treatment so I realized that I coul...

Kedd 13 Március 2018

Típus: Competition

Tårnåsen, Kolbotn

Second race of the evening: I arrived at the event parking about 40 minutes after finishing the Ski-O event above Holmenkollen, so...

Kedd 13 Március 2018

Típus: Competition

Øvresetertjern

First race on a busy Tuesday evening, the organizers allowed me to start early in order to allow me to also take part in a Ås by ...

Kedd 6 Február 2018

Típus: Competition

Ås Sentrum

Ran out of the map to #4, even though I checked my compass several times while crossing the snow-covered field! This cost me 2+ mi...

Szombat 20 Január 2018

Típus: Training

Canyon Cove, Phillipines

This is my check run this morning for the sprint event I organized as part of the company gathering in the Philippines. I actually...

Szombat 13 Január 2018

Típus: Competition

Vinterbro

Deep heather & blueberry + snow = tough race, even if this one was a daytime event.
I realized at once that I had to run as much ...

Kedd 9 Január 2018

Típus: Competition

Åsland

Some controls OK, some quite bad indeed. -7C, 15-20 cm snow and back/hip pain that made it very hard to run.
OK to #1, then I had...