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Ski orienteering

2017-01-2412:58 Mona Lisa Skipnes

Ski-orienteering is a new sport in the Barents Cooperation and was organized for the first time in Murmansk 2016.

12 athletes (6 boys and 6 girls) in the agegroups: 17- 18 years: 2+2, 19-20 years: 2+2, 21-25 years: 2+2

The competition forms for orienteering is Long distance and middle distance or sprint.

When Barents Winter Games takes place in Luleå 16-18 March 2018, more than 1000 young athletes from Sweden, Norway, Finland and Russia will compete in 15 different sports, including three parasports.