The presnation will be rescheduled for the the Spring Training Camp at the Strathcona Wilderness Center.

What to do if you’re small orienteering nation?

Come join us for a discussion about orienteering and sport development.

Everyone is welcomed to join for a presentation and discussion with Astrid and Jeppe. They are the Danish National Junior Team coaches visiting Alberta to provide coaching at the Spring camp, in the May 24-26 .

Bio from Astrid:

Astrid Ank Jørgensen, has a bachelor degree in Sport Science from Aarhus University, and has worked as junior national coach for 2 years. From 14-16 years old she was on the youth national team and won a gold medal at EYOC 2008 in Switzerland in the relay. From 17-19 years old she was on the junior national team and went to JWOC, in Denmark 2010.

Bio from Jeppe Ruud:

  • Education: FIF Hillerød og OK Pan Aarhus Sports Physiology from Norwegian School of Sports Science
  • Role: National Junior Coach (2013-present)
  • Experience: Coach in OK Pan Aarhus, youth and senior (2018-present) Assistant National Coach (2014-2017) Elite Centre Aarhus Coach (2014-2017) Coach in Bækkelagets SK (2012-2014)
  • Regional youth coach (2007-2012) Lived in Oslo, Norway (2007-2014)
  • Still active runner.


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