megan-carter-davies-number1Megan Carter-Davies jumps on the World Champion's Podium, photo: On The Red Line

The GB Orienteering Team had a tremendously successful World Orienteering Championships 2022.

Megan Carter-Davies is the World Champion in the Individual Sprint. She also won the silver medal in the new Knockout Sprint format, and a silver medal in the Sprint Relay.

The other members of the silver medal winning relay team are Charlotte Ward, Ralph Street and Kris Jones.

Alice Leake won the bronze medal in the individual sprint.

Britain had won a medal at a World Orienteering Championship eleven times previously, most recently in 2013, by Scott Fraser. It was the most successful GB team performance ever.


During the competition are reporting has been via our Twitter feed, as we expect most of the audience are following results and are probably watching the broadcasts that cover the racing.

We have also, with the considerable help of Katherine Bett, conducted and published five interviews.

We will publish more here next week.


KrisWaterCrossingKris Jones crosses the shallow water feature at the run-through of the Sprint Final, picture: MaprunnerGB


RalphFliesRalph Street crosses a fence to the run-in at the end of the Sprint Qualification, picture: MaprunnerGB

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