Overnight leaders Stig Gerdtman (Open) and Ola Jansson (Paralympic), both SWE, retained their form on the second day of competition to take the gold medals. The two placed second at the half-way stage, Jari Turto FIN and Vladyslav Vovk UKR fell back today, with Vovk taking bronze and Turto out of the medals.
Gerdtman had 2 controls wrong on today’s course, whereas five participants had only one wrong. One of these was Martin Jullum NOR who pulled up to take the Open silver medal. Jens Andersson retained his third place to take bronze.
Ola Jansson finished two points clear in the Paralympic class, where the silver medal was won by a fellow Swede, Michael Johansson.
Overall winner of today’s stage was the Slovakian Dušan Furucz, who scored 23 out of 24 and answered to the two timed controls in 13 seconds.
Full results and solution maps can be seen on www.etoc2016.cz.
Overall leading results
Stig Gerdtman SWE 45 points + 156 secs.
Martin Jullum NOR 45 + 326
Jens Andersson SWE 44 + 153
Zdenko Horjan CRO 44 + 186
Remo Madella ITA 43 + 205
Robertas StankevičLTU 42 + 69
Ola Jansson SWE 42 + 161
Michael Johansson SWE 40 + 138
Vladyslav Vovk UKR 39 + 180
Jana Kosťová CZE 37 + 217
S?ren Saxtorph DEN 36 + 195
Pavel Shmatov RUS 35 + 229