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01/02/2019 || The Orienteering World 2018 magazine released! ||FootO, MTBO, News, SkiO, TrailO||

In the new issue you will find many interesting orienteering articles; orienteering in TV, athletes role in orienteering development, orienteering in Singapore and much more. Don´t miss out!


01/02/2019 || O-Ringen Academy 2019: Scholarship opportunities ||News||

The IOF Regional and Youth Development Commission will give financial support to participation in O-Ringen Academy for applicants from an orienteering developing country or a country which is not yet a member of the IOF.


31/01/2019 || WMSOC in the Winter World Master Games in Innsbruck 2020 ||News, SkiO||

We are very pleased to announce that the World Masters Ski Orienteering Championships will be the part of the Winter World Master Games for the first time in Innsbruck 2020. The best Ski Orienteering Master athletes will compete for the World Champion title at three disciplines: Sprint, Middle and Long.


30/01/2019 || Minutes from IOF Council and Commissions’ meetings published ||News||

The minutes of the latest IOF Council Meeting, which took place 18-19 January in Warsaw, Poland, are now published. The minutes of the RYDC and Map Commission are also published.


30/01/2019 || New World Masters Orienteering Championships Manual 2019 (WMOC Manual) ||News||

A new version of the manual is now published. All significant changes are marked with a vertical line in the document. WMOC Manual 2019


30/01/2019 || News for Foot Orienteering World Ranking Events (WRE) in 2019 ||News||

New WRE manual A new version of the World Ranking Event Manual has been published. All significant changes are marked with a vertical line in the document. The document is focused on Foot Orienteering Events but also contain relevant guidance for MTBO, SkiO and TrailO Events. WRE Manual 2019 Extended test period for 1:10 000 […]


29/01/2019 || European Ski Orienteering Championships in Turkey ||News, SkiO||

In a week’s time the European Ski Orienteering Championships get under way in Sarikamiş in north-eastern Turkey, with some 80 athletes from 10 nations taking part. All the top-ranked ski orienteers will be present, including Tove Alexandersson, Sweden and Andrey Lamov, Russia who head the IOF SkiO World Rankings lists by 115 and 57 points respectively.


24/01/2019 || IOF Eventor Maintenance 30th January ||News||

IOF Eventor will be migrated to new infrastructure environment and will be shut down temporarily on the 30th January. The downtime window is planned to be 06:00 to 12:00 CET. If you have any questions, please contact


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