51. Helsinki O-Games Espoo Velskola 9-10.6.2018


Men: H21E, H21A, H21AL, H35-H90, H20, H18, H16, H15, H14, H13, H12, H12TR, H10RR, H9RR.

Women: D21E, D21A, D21AL, D35-D85, D20, D18, D16, D15, D14, D13, D12, D12TR, D10RR, D9RR.

Please, note the letter L means a short course. For instance courses in the the category H21AL are shorter than in the category H21A.


On Saturday adult categories have the middle distance (categories H/D50 and older have the target time 30-35 minutes) and children categories have the long distance. On Sunday all categories have the long distance.

Elite categories H/D21E

The arranger will choose the 30 best orienteers to the category H21E and the 25 best to the category D21E according the Finnish ranking list (31.5.2018 ). Besides the arranger can choose max 15 (H21E) / 10 (D21E) orienteers from other countries to elite categories. The foreign elite orienteers should be on the same level as the selected Finnish elite orienteers. The arranger can also choose 3+3 competitors using his own consideration. Competitors that don’t fit to the elite category will be shifted to H21A / D21A categories.


By the 3rd June 2018 at 24.00 using IRMA SERVICE. Foreign orienteers can also use the email markku.sormunen @ Entries coming after the date above are considered as late ones.

Fees (totally both days): H/D21E 45€, H/D21A, AL, H/D15-20, H/D35-90: 36 €, 14 and younger 24 € NOTE: Members of the foreign clubs may pay their fees before the competition to the info point at the assembly area. Competitors taking part only to one day will pay the half of the fee. The fees can be paid also to the bank: IBAN: FI05 1243 3000 1989 69 SWIFT/BIC: NDEAFIHH (you must paid all bank expenses).

Hiring the Emit card is 4€ per day.

Late entries

will be accepted latest on Wednesday the 6th June at 24.00 with 50% extra fee. Use IRMA SERVICE (link will be available later) or email markku.sormunen @

Road Guidance and Public Transport

GPS-navigation address to the start of the parking guidance:

Start timesFirst start on Saturday 11:00 and on Sunday 10:00

Distance to starts

Both days max 1 km.

Map scale

1:10 000 except 1:7500 in categories H/D50-90. The map is in plastic sheet.

Punching system Emit

Possibility to rent an Emit card 4 euros per day.

Assembly area is in the terrain

Cafe and sausages service. Children care available. Please, inform the information secretary about children below one year.

Accomondation suggestions can be found here

Organising commitee

Chair: Juha Burtsoff

Course setters:

Saturday Raino Lampinen

Sunday Hannu Lammi

Information secretary: Markku Sormunen email markku.sormunen @ tel. +358 45 2148 115.

Web pages: Pekka Lammi


according the total results of two days. All orienteers of the string courses (RR) will receive a prize.

Open class orienteering

(3km, 5 km and 7 km on Saturday (11-13) and on Sunday (10-12). The same control points are used as in the Helsinki O-Games competition. Map fee 10€ (below 19-years 5€), renting of the Emit card 4€.

You are cordially welcome to 51. Helsinki O-Games