Welcome to the LIVE UPDATES feed for OMM Japan 2016. Throughout the weekend we’ll be posting regular updates from the event including images which you are welcome to share.
Everyone is in high spirits ahead of today. Today the competitors head South into mountains up to an altitude of 1200m.
Good morning!…..and they’re off. The first starts of OMM Japan. 1000 competitors collect their maps and plan their routes for the day.
First start is at 8am tomorrow. See you then!
Time to pick up some last bits of kit ahead of tomorrow. Good luck everyone!
Registration is open!! OMM Japan has officially started. We’re ready for another fantastic weekend.
3000m snowy mountains, Bears, Monkeys & lots of climbing!!….It’s OMM Japan.
After the success of the OMM in Glentrool it’s time to head to Nagano where the best mountain runners and orienteers in Japan & Asia go head to head on an incredibly demanding wintery OMM course.