|Opening ceremony||10 July 2017|
|Closing ceremony||15 July 2017|
The 14th World Orienteering Championships were held in Birštonas, Lithuania in July 2017.
Birštonas is a balneological resort and a spa town in Lithuania situated 30 km (19 mi) south of Kaunas on the right bank of the Nemunas River. Birštonas received its city rights 1529, and was appointed a city in 1966. The city is the administrative centre of the Birštonas municipality.
Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania, is a country in the Baltic region of Europe. Since its independence, Lithuania is considered to be one of the Baltic states. It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. It is bordered by Latvia to the north, Belarus to the east and south, Poland to the south, and Kaliningrad Oblast to the southwest. Lithuania has an estimated population of 2.7 million people as of 2019, and its capital and largest city is Vilnius. Other major cities are Kaunas and Klaipėda. Lithuanians are Baltic people. The official language, Lithuanian, along with Latvian, is one of only two living languages in the Baltic branch of the Indo-European language family.
|10 July||TempO Model||Birstonas|
|11 July||TempO||Harmony Park, Vazgaikiemis|
|12 July||PreO Model||Aukštadvaris|
|13 July||PreO Day 1||Rumšiškės|
|14 July||Relay||The Capitals Golf Club, Pipiriškės|
|15 July||PreO Day 2||Aukštadvaris|
|PreO Open||45 pts.||48"||45 pts.||55.5"||44 pts.||46"|
|PreO Paralympic||42 pts.||52.5"||42 pts.||251"||41 pts.||87"|
The 33rd World Orienteering Championships in conjunction with the 13th World Trail Orienteering Championships was held in Strömstad and Tanum, Sweden.