ASOM, or should I say Awesome?

Remember my last post about Antwerp? Well, that was about the city itself, this one is about the orienteering event: Antwerp Sprint Orienteering Meeting aka ASOM… and it’s truly an awesome event! TROL (organizing club) has actually changed the letter “A” from Antwerp to Awesome since last year, when the event took flight from its…

City Race Euro Tour

Be warned… I’m gonna be totally biased here… How often do you find something online that totally fits what you’ve been searching for some time and with numerous and different must-haves? That’s like… almost never, right! Back in 2016, after running the Lisbon International Orienteering Meeting, in January that year, and being the first ever…

Antwerp, a city with great vibes

I can’t believe two years have passed since I took my first trip to Belgium which also was my first urban orienteering event outside my home country. The Antwerp Sprint Orienteering Meeting (ASOM for short) in 2017 was also my first City Race Euro Tour event. A lot of firsts, I know… Antwerp couldn’t have…

Porto City Race

What a great orienteering weekend in Porto! Despite a weather prediction that would have put some rain right on top of orienteers on Saturday morning, fortunately those very light showers occurred a bit earlier and weren’t felt during the race. Sunday was such a beautiful sunny day and perfect for the event! This year, only…

Heading to Porto

After my WOD day run yesterday, it’s time to fly out to Porto, on the Portuguese mainland for the first City Race part of the City Race Euro Tour (will talk about it later). The event will take place between the 17th and 19th of May with 3 races all taking place in the city…