On behalf of Portuguese Orienteering Federation I wish you all a warm welcome to the World Trail Orienteering Championships in Idanha-a-Nova – Portugal 23 – 29 June 2019.
The event will be in the beautiful and historic city of Idanha-a-Nova a typical interior region of Portugal with several “challenges”: astounding landscape, rich and vast gastronomy and the most important a very friendly community that will be happy to welcome you all.
After the organization of European Trail Orienteering Championships on 2014, Portugal will organize for the first time the World Trail Orienteering Championships. For this we have the commitment of our best technicians and all the Portuguese orienteering community.
The organizational success of large events in the past allows us to face this organization with optimism being certain that we will provide an event of great quality and competitiveness.
We are sure that we will organize one of the most challenging Trail-O World Championships events, the technical quality of the terrains for this kind of events and the dedication and quality of all the resources involved give us the confidence for this.
WTOC’19 waits for you,
Portuguese Orienteering Federation President