Details Announced for 2020 FISO World Championships
20 Feb, 2020
OCR Russia and World OCR, the Fédération Internationale de Sports d’Obstacles (FISO), announced that the 2020 FISO World Championships will be held at Rosa Khutor Ski Resort, the “Switzerland” of Russia, Olympiyaskaya street, 35, Esto sadok. Events take place September 17-20.
OCR Russia President Mr. Dennis Annikov announced that “OCR Russia is proud to host FISO World Championships in 2020. Our organisation and production partner, Hero League, have world level event experience including Olympic and other International Multisport Games since 2014. We plan on providing a truly world class experience for OCR athletes from across the globe."
“World OCR is thrilled to collaborate with OCR Russia and Hero League on next year’s World Championships,” said World OCR President, Mr. Ian Adamson. “This event provides athletes representing national federations in 90 countries the opportunity to complete against the best OCR athletes in the world. Events include Ninja OCR (160 m), 3 km and 12+ km cross country OCR formats and team relay.”
Rosa Khutor, world ski resort announced that “As we learned that Russia will host the World OCR Championship, we immediately proposed to hold it on our site, as this is a very symbolic place where the 2014 Winter Olympics took place.”
About World OCR: World OCR, the Fédération Internationale de Sports d’Obstacles (FISO) is the sole competent authority for obstacle sports and related disciplines worldwide. It is an independent association composed of national member federations representing OCR athletes throughout the world.
About OCR Russia: OCR Russia is the national governing body and sole competent authority for obstacle sports and related disciplines in Russia. It is an independent association composed of athlete members throughout the country.
About Hero League: Hero League is a team that creates the most ambitious and vibrant events in the new format of recreation in Russia and Europe, where everyone will find their adventure! We are united by drive, freedom and pure emotions. The most popular projects of the Hero League are OCR “Hero Race”, half marathon “One Run” and Ninja OCR “Arena of Heroes”.
About OCR Rosa Khutor, Sochi: Rosa Khutor and its surrounding region are truly unique. Stroll down the Mzymta River promenade and watch the sunset. Discover delectable local cuisine, meet locals and feel the energy of our resort. Rosa Khutor offers numerous outdoor sporting activities, wellness and spa offerings. The region’s climate offers endless opportunities for outdoor sports and recreation, no matter the time of year.