Archives

12/07/2010 || Junior World Orienteering Championships: Preparation is everything ||News||

For more than half a year, the Norwegian male juniors have worked hard to get success at the Junior World Championships relay. –The preparations are the answer to why we did well, say the three winning boys, Gaute Hallan Steiwer, Eskil Kinneberg and Vegard Danielsen. In December last year a relay project was started for […]

Read more...

12/07/2010 || Junior World Orienteering Championships: Last minute drama before the relay ||News||

Just one hour and five minutes before start it was decided that the double world champion Ida Bobach would take part in the Junior World Championships relay in Denmark. Later that evening, she went to the banquette as the queen of the championships. The Danish girls have been preparing for the relay for almost a […]

Read more...

12/07/2010 || Junior World Orienteering Championships: Denmark and Norway take relay titles ||News||

Denmark took the women’s relay title and Norway the men’s on the last day of the Junior World Championships, the relay, held on the very hilly terrain of Rebild Bakker, Denmark on a hot and sunny day. Ida Bobach, gold medallist in sprint and long distance but injured for the middle final, had recovered sufficiently […]

Read more...

12/07/2010 || World MTB Orienteering Championships: Polish and Australian riders take sprint titles ||News||

The first race in the 8th World Championships in Mountain Bike Orienteering, being held at Montalegre, Portugal this week, was the sprint where the new World Champions are Anna Kaminska, Poland and Adrian Jackson, Australia. Anna Kaminska, who was fifth in the equivalent race in Israel last year, won by just 2 seconds over the […]

Read more...

11/07/2010 || Junior World Orienteering Championships: Gaute took his time to get a gold medal ||News||

Gaute Hallan Steiwer has not studied that much the last two years. The Norwegian has been so eager to get success at the Junior World Orienteering Championships. On the middle distance, he finally got the first individual gold to Norway since 2007. -Since New Year I have only been studying 50 percent, Gaute says. -Is […]

Read more...

11/07/2010 || Junior World Orienteering Championships: Tove’s good race ||News||

The winner on the middle distance at the Junior World Championships in Denmark was the same as last year. Tove Alexandersson just needed some time to get used to the Danish terrain. -I didn’t think about defending the gold from last year. I just wanted to do a really good race, Tove says. The young […]

Read more...

09/07/2010 || International Specification for Mountain Bike Orienteering Maps ||News||

Orienteering is a world-wide sport. A common approach to the interpretation and drawing of orienteering maps is essential for fair competition and for the future growth of the sport. The IOF has now published a new version of the International Specification for Mountain Bike Orienteering Maps. It is the aim of the International Specification for […]

Read more...

09/07/2010 || Junior World Orienteering Championships: Poland is coming back ||News||

What a summer for the Polish top juniors. Hanna Wisniewska (20) and Monika Gajda (19) are among the very best at the Junior World Orienteering Championships, and they are ready for many more championships the coming weeks. Hanna will take part in both the World Orienteering Championships in Trondheim and after that the CISM World […]

Read more...

08/07/2010 || Junior World Orienteering Championships: Hard work the key to success ||News||

Denmark’s results at the Junior World Championships have been impressive so far: several medals and runners amongst the ten best. –And it’s mainly the result of hard work, not because the events are organised on our home ground, says Lars Lindstrøm, who is responsible for development of young talents in Denmark. Denmark invests in juniors […]

Read more...

08/07/2010 || Trail Orienteering Technical Notes ||News||

The IOF Trail Orienteering Commission has published a selection of Technical Notes, which can be found on the IOF homepage in the section Trail Orienteering Rules and Guidelines. The selected notes represent research, notices, guideline changes and discussion papers to assist national federations and event organisers. To view the notes, please go to Trail Orienteering […]

Read more...

« go backkeep looking »
  • Search the Website

  • IOF Main Sponsor

    IOF Main Sponsor

    Nokian Tyres

  • IOF Sponsors

    IOF Sponsors

    Siven Sport
    BML Print

  • World Championships

  • Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2018
    4-11 August 2018

  • World Trail Orienteering Championships 2018
    4-11 August 2018

  • World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2018
    5-13 August 2018

  • Other Upcoming Events

  • Ski Orienteering World Cup Round 1
    26 November-1 December 2017

  • European Ski Orienteering Championships 2018 and World Cup Round 2
    3-8 February 2018

  • Junior World Ski Orienteering Championships 2018
    3-8 February 2018

  • Ski Orienteering World Cup Round 3
    4-12 March 2018

  • European Orienteering Championships 2018
    5-13 May 2018

  • IOF Partners

  • International Olympic Committee

  • ARISF_logos_05

    Association of IOC Recognised International Sport Federations

  • International World Games Association

  • International Masters Games Association

  • 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