Classes for everyone

Choose the class that suits you best. The Team Challenge is for teams of 2-3 runners orienteering together. All other classes are for individual runners. M / W indicates separate Men’s and Women’s classes. Maximum course length 5 km.

Newcomers No gender/age restrictions
Team Challenge No gender/age restrictions (max. 3 runners/team)
Youth -14 years M / W
Open 15+ years M / W
Elite 15+ years M / W
45+ 45+ years M / W
55+ 55+ years M / W
65+ 65+ years M / W

Sprint Relay Classes

A sprint relay team consists of 3 runners.
To faciliate many relay teams, entries for the sprint relay will be possible until 31 August.

Open Relay No gender/age restrictions
Youth Relay -16 years M + W + M
Relay 17+ years M + W + M
Relay 35+ years M + W + M
Relay 50+ years M + W + M
Vienna O Challenge Orienteering


Newcomers

For newcomers to orienteering

Everyone can make it. The course length is approximately 3 km. No matter the age or gender, everyone does the same course.


Team Challenge

Orienteering together with a friend or two

You will each get a map with your course on it. Each team has one Sportident-card. You will do the orienteering together! Teams can be set up in any kind.


Open

For individuals with orienteering experience

Separate Women's and Men's class with different courses.

Courses

All course lengths measured on shortest running distance.
Stage 1 Friday Stage 2 Saturday Stage 3 Sunday Map scale
Team Challenge 2,8 km 3,2 km 70 m ↑ 2,8 km 1:4000
Newcomers 2,7 km 3 km 55 m ↑ 2,5 km 1:4000
Youth 2,2 km 2,6 km 50 m ↑ 2 km 1:4000
Men Open 3,2 km 3,8 km 85 m ↑ 3,4 km 1:4000
Women Open 3 km 3,2 km 60 m ↑ 2,8 km 1:4000
Men Elite 4,1 km 4,3 km 100 m ↑ 4,3 km 1:4000
Women Elite 3,5 km 4 km 80 m ↑ 3,6 km 1:4000
Men 45+ 3,2 km 3,8 km 85 m ↑ 3,4 km 1:3000
Women 45+ 3 km 3,2 km 60 m ↑ 2,8 km 1:3000
Men 55+ 3 km 3,2 km 60 m ↑ 2,8 km 1:3000
Women 55+ 2,5 km 2,8 km 55 m ↑ 2,3 km 1:3000
Men 65+ 2,5 km 3,2 km 60 m ↑ 2,3 km 1:3000
Women 65+ 2,5 km 2,8 km 55 m ↑ 2,3 km 1:3000

Sprint Relay Courses

All course lengths measured on shortest running distance.
3 runners per relay team. In the Mixed classes Youth/17+/35+/50+ at least one Women should be on the team. In Open any team formation is possible.
Sprint Relay Sunday Map scale
Open Relay 2,8 km 1:4000
Youth Relay -16 years 2,1 km 1:4000
Relay 17+ years 2,8 km 1:4000
Relay 35+ years 2,8 km 1:4000
Relay 50+ years 2,1 km 1:3000

Partners

Special thanks go to our partners for supporting the Vienna O Challenge 😊