Tag: MTBO athletes

The State of MTBO in America 2012

In just three short years, we helped put MTBO on the map, started the ball rolling by getting orienteering clubs involved in racing, and even found ourselves working with Orienteering USA to begin building the foundation needed to sustain national-level MTBO events.

/ March 31, 2012

MTBO World Cup Problems?

MTB Orienteering World Cup organizers in Sweden decided to postpone the men’s start after a map problem was discovered.

/ June 22, 2011

Jackson’s MTBO Ascension Continues

The untold story of this year’s World MTB Orienteering Championships is the continuing ascension of Adrian Jackson, Australia’s top MTBO athlete.

/ August 25, 2010

Double Gold for Adrian Jackson (AUS)

Adrian Jackson (AUS) won double Gold Medals last week in both the Sprint and Long Distance events, making him the only athlete, and Australia the only country, to win two gold medals at the 2009 MTBO World Championships.

/ August 20, 2009

Australian Athletes Denied EOC Titles

IOF moves to make sure only Europeans MTBO racers can place in the European MTBO Championships days before Australian MTBO athletes set to race.

/ June 22, 2009