Event applications

Key planning documents

IOF Events Application Overview 2019 – 2023 v2 (Read this document before applying)

The document contains; a list of all application periods for coming IOF Events (+ 5 Years) ; a list of all appointed IOF Events (Date and Venue); a list of appointed and coming IOF partner events; major national orienteering events and major international sports events. It also contains a calendar with MTBO event periods.

IOF Policy on conflicting event dates

This document describes the priority order of deciding event dates.

IOF MTBO Organiser Guidelines

This web page contains MTBO organiser guidelines

Competition Rules for IOF MTB Orienteering Events

This web page contains all rules for IOF MTB Orienteering Events

Application documents

European MTB Orienteering Championships and World Cup Round 1 2020

Open for applicants. Contact David Wästlund or Ursula Haeusermann before applying.

EMTBOC 2020 Guidance Notes
EMTBOC 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

World MTB Orienteering Championships and Junior World MTB Orienteering Championships 2022

WMTBOC is normally also World Cup 2

WMTBOC 2022 Guidance Notes
WMTBOC 2022 Application form
IOF Agreement

European MTB Orienteering Championships and World Cup Round 1 2021

EMTBOC 2021 Guidance notes v2 (updated 2018-11-05)
EMTBOC 2021 Application form v2 (updated 2018-11-05)
IOF Agreement

World Masters MTB Orienteering Championships 2021

WMMTBOC 2021 Application form
WMMTBOC 2021 Guidance notes
IOF Agreement

World Cup Round 3 2021

MTBO WCup 3 2021 Application form
MTBO WCup 3 2021 Guidance notes
IOF Standard Agreement

MTBO World Ranking Events (WREs)

Please follow link for detailed WRE-application instructions.  Link.

Other related documents

Event Fees and Anti-doping contributions for IOF Event organisers (Including Event application period 2019)

Older IOF Event application forms retained for reference.

World Masters MTB Orienteering Championships 2020

WMMTBOC 2020 Guidance Notes
WMMTBOC 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

World MTB Orienteering Championships and Junior World MTB Orienteering Championships 2021

WMTBOC 2021 Guidance Notes
WMTBOC 2021 Application form
IOF Agreement

MTB Orienteering World Cup Round 3 2020

MTBO WCup Round 2020 Guidance Notes
MTBO WCup Round 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

WMTBOC and JWMTBOC 2020 Application form (New, Word file)
WMBTOC and JWMTBOC 2020 Application guidance notes(New, PDF file)
EMTBOC 2019 Application form(New, Word file)
MTBO World Cup Round 3 2019 Application form(New, Word file)
WMMTBOC 2019 Application form(New, Word file)
WMTBOC and JWMTBOC 2019 Application Form
WMTBOC and JWMTBOC 2019 Application Guidance Notes 
MTBO WCup Overall 2018 – Application form 
WWMMTBOC 2018 – Application form 
MTBOC and JWMTBOC 2018 Application Form
Guidance notes for WMTBOC and JWMTBOC 2018 applicants
MTBO World Cup 2017 Application Form
MTBO World Masters 2017 Application Form
MTBO WRE Application Form 2015

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  • IOF Main Sponsor

    IOF Main Sponsor

    Nokian Tyres

  • IOF Sponsors

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  • World Championships

  • World Ski Orienteering Championships 2019
    119-24 March 2019

  • World Trail Orienteering Championships 2019
    23-29 June 2019

  • World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2019
    27 July - 3 August 2019

  • Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2018
    12-17 August 2019

  • Other Upcoming Events

  • Orienteering World Cup Final 2018
    4-7 October 2018

  • South American Orienteering Championships 2018
    7-9 November 2018

  • Asian Orienteering Championships 2018
    23-26 December 2018

  • European Ski Orienteering Championships 2019
    4-11 February 2019

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  • International Olympic Committee

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  • Global Association of International Sports Federations

  • World Anti-Doping Agency

  • International University Sports Federation (FISU)

  • Conseil International du Sport Militaire (CISM)

  • European University Sports Association

  • International School Sport Federation