What is the JWOC 2022: JWOC stands for Junior World Orienteering Championships and, in 2022, this competition will be held in Aguiar da Beira County, from 10th to 17th July. This competition has two classes (Women and Men) and only athletes born in 2002 or before are allowed to the start list.
Who is running at JWOC 2022: Only athletes representing their National Orienteering Federations are allowed to enter the competition. We’ll have the very best Junior athletes from all over the World.
How to follow the races: The best place to assist JWOC 2022 races is live at the competition arena (the place where the races end). In alternative, Organizers will provide a Live-TV streaming, free of charge, so everyone can assist the races from far away.
JWOC race program is as described below:
How to run Orienteering during JWOC 2022: We’ll organize a race for spectators titled JWOC TOUR 2022. This competition will have 6 stages and open easy courses (for beginners) are available. Consult the menu “TOUR” for more information.
Where are the competition arenas: The exact location of Arena Carapito and Arena Quinta das Lameiras can be consulted on the sub-menu “Location” under the menu “TOUR”.
Where to stay during JWOC 2022: The company O-Portugal is the official Accommodation partner for JWOC and JWOC TOUR 2022. If you want to be at JWOC TOUR, O-Portugal will offer you the best accommodation options around Aguiar da Beira area. Visit their website at: https://www.o-portugal.pt/jwoc2022/accommodation-jwoc-tour/
What to visit in Aguiar da Beira region: You can consult touristic information about Aguiar da Beira on the City Hall’s webpage and on this PDF document.