Mats Jansson grew up orienteering competitively in Sweden. He lives in Folsom (outside Sacramento) and is very active in the local club (Gold Country Orienteers). He has competed at a national level in Adventure Racing and Rogaining, and has organized and designed courses for events ranging from 30 minute Orienteering courses all the way up to 10-day Adventure Races.
Andrew is an active adventure racer and orienteer from San Francisco who has a real passion for endurance events in the great outdoors. He has helped put on various races as an event director and course setter for BAOC, BAARC, NorCal AR, and Big Blue.
Dennis is an avid orienteer and adventure racer who has participated in many solo and team races around the country. He has also set numerous races for the local Bay Area Orienteering Club (BAOC), as well as local adventure races.
Bill & Heidi Cusworth
Bill and Heidi are avid outdoor runners, hikers, orienteers, map makers, and compete as a team in the sport of map trekking. Bill is from upstate New York while Heidi is from Sebastopol, CA. They met in 2001 in Seattle, WA and moved to Santa Rosa, CA in 2011. Together they have organized events and made maps for Cascade Orienteering Club (Seattle), Bay Area Orienteering Club, and Gold Country Orienteers in California.
Kyle has been adventure racing all over the world for the past 14 years but loves to come back home to Northern California to enjoy orienteering events. Kyle is looking forward to learning the ropes of event directing and some day hopes to course set for a NAV-X event.