Basic Info

Schedules and Locations

WMG orienteering competition will be held on from May 20th(Fri) to 28th(Sat) 2022.  Details are as bellows.

Event date Time Content Location
May 20(Fri) 10:00 – 15:00 Sprint competition – model event Kobe city, now planning
May 21(Sat) 10:00 – 15:00

Sprint competition – Qualifying

Kobe city, now planning
May 22(Sun) 10:00 – 15:00 Sprint competition – Final, Awards

Port Island Kobe
May 23(Mon)   Pause, Relocation – To the forest competition  
May 24(Tue) 9:00 – 15:00 Forest competition – model event Hachi-kita plateau – Kami town
May 25(Wed) 10:00 – 15:00 Forest competition – Qualifying Sugigasawa plateau – Yabu city
May 26(Thu) 10:00 – 15:00 Forest Middle distance – Final, Awards Uwano plateau – Kami town
May 27(Fri) 9:00 – 15:00 Forrest Long distance – model event, Pause Hachi plateau – Yabu city
May 28(Sat) 9:30 – 15:00 Forrest Long distance – Final, Awards Mineyama plateau – Kawakami town





Now planning to serve a shuttle bus (Payment required)

Embargoed Areas

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    All competition are listed on left side bar. Since click an item, applicable area will be zoomed up.
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The Kansai region is located in the center of Japanese islands, and is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean, the Seto Inland Sea, and the Sea of Japan.

Kobe, a city surrounded by mountains and the sea, has fused Japanese and Western culture into a unique Kobe culture, since the opening of Kobe Port 150 years ago. Special features include Mt. Rokko, Arima-onsen which is one of the Japan’s oldest hot springs, a waterfront, and Japanese sake breweries supported by high quality water. Also, gourmet foods such as Kobe beef and Kobe sweets are waiting for your arrival.

The Tajima region, where the forest events of WMG2021 are located, is an area full of natural features such as mountains, rivers, waterfalls and the Sea of Japan. After your race, you can rejuvenate yourself at the hot spring and enjoy local food using seafood, Tajima beef, rice and vegetables cultivated in an environmentally friendly way.

Old maps

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