Dear Eureka members,

I hope you are all well and that you are getting some quality orienteering at home!

I thought I would send you some emails throughout the week to give you a bit of an athlete’s perspective of WOC. The team has settled into our accommodation in the suburb of Ouchy, Lausanne, and six of our athletes are gearing up for the sprint races tomorrow. The qualification starts are from 9am, and the final starts are from 4pm. Hopefully there will be some video and GPS for the final on the official WOC website, (at and hopefully it will be an exciting arena!

For now, I thought you might be interested in the team blog, which Bridget and Julian are doing a good job of updating. There are some team profiles to read and a few photos to give you an idea of what we’re up to. The website is

I hope to be in touch soon, in the meantime enjoy watching the qualification race in the morning!


Aislinn Prendergast

By Aislinn