The relay takes place in front of a large crowd in conjunction with O-Ringen's opening ceremony.
The competition is between club teams. The Bagheera youth relay is an opportunity for young orienteers from around the world to prove themselves on a big stage.
One class is offered, for teams containing both girls and boys and running four total legs as follows:
Leg 1: Boys up to and including M16
Leg 2: Girls up to and including W14
Leg 3: Boys up to and including M14
Leg 4: Girls up to and including W16
The teams must be composed of teams from the Swedish club, teams from the club / circuit of other Nordic countries or teams from the club / circuit / national of other countries. Mixed teams are allowed.