WOC 2016 is the name of the complete event in Strömstad, Tanum, Bohuslän and Dalsland in August 20-28 2016 including World Orienteering Championships, World Trail Orienteering Championships, The spectator races "Rocky Orienteering Championships and a lot more activities with the motto: Wild, Open, Challenge
Rocky Orienteering Circus is the name of WOC's spectator races with racing classes and open courses for everyone. The name, ROC, is inspired by West Swedens stunning granite coastline, festive atmosphere and relaxed competition.
If you go by car from Göteborg towards the north on the E6 motorway, half way to Oslo, you can spot a significant landmark. This is the former Tanum Teleport, a disused facility for satellite communications with huge parabolic antennas, the two biggest ones measuring 30 respective 32 meters in diameter.