The Republican Open Orienteering Championship was held on 7-8th October in Shabran and Baku. Athletes competed in individual and team competitions on different age categories, where 235 athletes participated in 7 teams. On the first day of the championship athletes demonstrated their average distance on the newly launched map in the area of Galaalti forest in Shabran and on the second day in Baku - Sprint in the Seaside Boulevard and Icheri Sheher.
According to the results of two days in team competitions, the team of the "Neftchi Sports Club" became the winner.
In the individual competitions our athlete Gennady Klim won gold (sprint) and silver medals (average distance). And Vladislav Tuzov took the second place and Anna Kamayeva took the third place in the average distance competitions.