Whilst the final race of Orienteering's 2018 World Cup was happening in the Czech Republic, Kris Jones ran for Wales in the first Commonwealth Half-Marathon Championships in Cardiff. Kris ran a new personal best of 63:55.
And In Sweden on Saturday it was the enormous relay 25manna. Over 300 club teams successfully completed.
The commentary did note the clash with the World Cup Final Round and the Junior European Cup (JEC.)
IFK Göteborg won by less than a minute from Tampereen Pyrintö, reversing the 2017 result. Ralph Street anchored Södertälje-Nykvarn to sixth, 3:28 down on the winners. Hector Haines was on leg 5 for IFK Lidingö, who came seventh. Megan Carter-Davies ran first leg for Rajamäen Rykmentti (27 seconds down on the leg winner) and Ben Mitchell ran their last leg - they were 26th.