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Sweden is a Nordic country on the Scandinavian Peninsula in Northern Europe.
Sweden has land borders with Norway to the west and Finland to the northeast, and it is connected to Denmark by the Öresund Bridge in the south.

At 450,295 km², Sweden is the third largest country in the European Union in terms of area, and it has a total population of about 9.2 million. Sweden has a low population density of 21 inhabitants per square kilometre, but with a considerably higher density in the southern half of the country. Sweden's capital is Stockholm, which is also the largest city in the country (population of 1.3 million in the urban area and with 2 million in the metropolitan area). The second and third largest cities are Gothenburg and Malmö.

The official language is Swedish.
Swedish national currency is Swedish krona (SEK), 1 krona = 100 öre, 1 EURO = 10,3 SEK.
To make a call to Sweden, please dial the areacode +46 and then the phone number.

Borlänge is a municipality in Dalarna County in central Sweden, 200 km northwest of Stockholm, with an area of 586.4 km². The municipality has a population of 47,640 (2007).
University of Dalarna is situated in Borlänge and in the twin city Falun.
The number of students are 2500.

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Event Office / Accreditation
Scandic Hotel / Accommodation
Maxim (Social Events and Pub for accredited persons)
Maxim (Team leaders meeting)
Police Station
ATM / Cash-machine
Bus stop Long/Middle/Relay
Bus stop Model Event
(Line 602 towards Skräddarbacken)
Bus stop Sprint finish area
(Line 602 towards Sjukhuset)
Tourist Information

Swedish University Sports Federation
Orienteering club Stora Tuna OK
Swedish Orienteering Federation
Högskolan Dalarna
Weather in Borlänge
Official Borlänge website
Top stories
27 Jul: Stolen Orienteering Shoes
During the last night at the hotel some people lost their orienteering shoes. Do you know anything about that, please contact the organisers. Especially Martin (read below) is in need of his specially made insoles.
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26 Jul: Live broadcast archive
During all the WUOC competitions we broadcasted the sound of the speaker and a webcam picture from the arena. All broadcasts are available for replay directly in your browser
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24 Jul: Some Pictures from the Events
As organizers we want to thank all participants that made the 17th World University Orienteering Championship a perfect week. Some pictures from the events have been uploaded, but more will come
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24 Jul: Results from the VIP Race
After the relay, a race for the officials, press and VIP:s were organized.
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23 Jul: Official results from the Relay
Today was the final race of the 17th World University Orienteering Championship. The relay were held in Gustafs just somw 20km south of Borlänge
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