23/06/2016 || Time for World Ranking Event 2017 applications. ||News||


The WRE application process is started. Please read the summary below and start applying. The applications are managed in IOF Eventor and the deadline for applications are 30 September. The 2016-2017 Ski Orienteering season starts 30 November 2016. Link to WRE application Summary for 2017 applications.


23/06/2016 || Embargo for Urban WOC 2020 ||News||


The embargoed areas have been published for World Orienteering Championships 2020 (WOC 2020) in IOF Eventor. The Danish bid has not formally been appointed yet but IOF and The Danish Orienteering Federation has decided to publish the embargo as soon as possible. The final decision of WOC 2020 will be decided upon on the IOF General […]


22/06/2016 || General Assembly Focus: The IOF Competition Program Review ||News||

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In connection with the General Assembly 2014 in Italy, it was agreed that an overall review of the competition programs in each of the 4 IOF disciplines should be carried out. The project has been ongoing since then, with project leadership by Vice President Mike Dowling and later CEO Tom Hollowell. A project working group […]


22/06/2016 || Documents for the XXVIII IOF Ordinary General Assembly ||News||


The XXVIII Ordinary General Assembly of the IOF will be held Friday August 26th in connection with the World Orienteering Championships in Strömstad, Sweden. The agenda and documents for the meeting have been published today on the General Assembly page here on


21/06/2016 || IOF Global Development Conference ||News||


The IOF Regional and Youth Development Commission hereby announces the first IOF Global Development Conference, taking place in conjunction with the World Orienteering Championships 2016.


15/06/2016 || Lenka Klimplova new Chairwoman of the RYDC Commission ||News||

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The IOF Council has approved the appointment of Lenka Klimplova as the new Chairwoman of the Regional and Youth Development Commission.


13/06/2016 || IOF takes steps to improve IT quality at major events ||News||


To improve the IT quality at championships and World Cup events, the IOF Council has decided on the immediate implementation of a new set of recommendations.


13/06/2016 || FootO Commission meeting summaries available ||News||


The meeting summaries from the two latest FootO Commission meetings are now available on the commission’s page.


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