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12/01/2018 || Application documents for major MTBO events 2020-2021 published ||Arena, MTBO, News||

All application documents for the major Mountain Bike Orienteering events in 2020-2021 are now published on the Event Applications page. Application period ends on 31 March 2018.

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06/01/2018 || WMOC2018 – first registration deadline on 12th of January ||Arena, FootO, News||

The first registration deadline for World Masters Orienteering Championships 2018 is approaching fast! The last chance for early registration is 12th of January. Entry is open at IOF’s Eventor page.

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04/01/2018 || Thierry Guergiou’s career – in a special edition magazine ||Arena, FootO, News||

The legend. The superstar. The “King of Middle Distance”…
French Orienteering Federation published a special edition of the magazine, dedicated to Thierry Gueorgiou after his retirement from national team at end of 2017.

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01/01/2018 || Matthias Kyburz nominated for The World Games Athlete of the Year 2017 award! ||Arena, FootO, News||

Matthias Kyburz was nominated for The World Games Athlete of the Year 2017 award!
Swiss orienteer won all three races at The World Games 2013 in Cali, Colombia and he was one of the favourites in Wroclaw as well. He finished “only” third in the opening Sprint, but recovered quickly and won the Middle distance.
Support Matthias by voting once per day until 15 January!

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20/12/2017 || For the first time in China – World Cup 2019 goes to Asia ||Arena, FootO, News||

In connection with the World Ranking Events held in the Guangdong province of China last week, the Orienteering Association of China and the International Orienteering Federation reached an agreement to organize the final round of the Orienteering World Cup in 2019.
It will be not only the first ever for the Orienteering World Cup in China but also the first major IOF event with global participation in this most populated country in the world.

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17/12/2017 || Gueorgiou and Alexandersson: Orienteering Achievement of 2017! ||Arena, FootO, News||

Thierry Gueorgiou (France) and Tove Alexandersson (Sweden) have been awarded with “The Orienteering Achievement of 2017″ titles in the men’s and women’s class, respectively!

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15/12/2017 || Tove Alexandersson – Orienteering Athlete of the Year 2017 ||Arena, FootO, News||

In her first five World Championships (WOCs) in Orienteering, Tove Alexandersson won six silvers and three bronze medals. In her latest two WOCs she has won five gold medals. “My WOC results in the last two years have been amazing,” she says. Let´s start from the end. The end of the World Cup season. With […]

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14/12/2017 || Emily Benham Kvåle – Mountain Bike Orienteering Athlete of the Year 2017 ||Arena, MTBO, News||

2017 was again an incredible year of sport for Emily Benham Kvåle, but the biggest happening of all was not at the sports ground. “Getting to marry my best friend was the best and happiest day of my life. I gained a husband, a new surname and have the best in-laws one could wish for,” […]

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