30/08/2014 || MTBO World Cup: overall victories for Benham and Foliforov ||News||

On the top rung of the ladder at the end of an exciting World Cup season are Emily Benham, Great Britain and Anton Foliforov, Russia. Overall victory is by 15 points for Emily and 77 points for Anton.


30/08/2014 || WMTBOC Relay: gold for Russia and Estonia ||News||

Neither team was top favourite for victory today, but it was Russia first to the finish in the women’s relay and Estonia in the men’s. Finland took the silver medals in both races, and bronze medallists were Czech Republic (women) and France.


29/08/2014 || Russian double in MTBO Long Distance ||News||

Gold medallists in the World MTB Orienteering Championships Long Distance race in Supraśl, Poland today were the Russian riders Olga Vinogradova and Anton Foliforov. The bronze medal went to Denmark in the women’s race and France had two top-six placings in the men’s.


29/08/2014 || Military World Championships: Estonia and Switzerland win relays ||News||

The CISM Championships being held in Austria concluded today with the relays. The Estonian military team was the surprise winner of the women’s relay, beating the very strong Russian team by almost 2 minutes. The Swiss team, favourites for the men’s title, duly won with Russia again in second place.


27/08/2014 || Military World Championships: double gold for Matthias Kyburz ||News||

Matthias Kyburz, Switzerland has won both of the two individual races in the Military World Championships being held in Austria this week. Two Russians, Yulia Novikova and Natalia Efimova, won the gold medals in the women’s races.


27/08/2014 || Middle Distance MTBO golds to Sweden and Russia ||News||

New World Champions at Middle Distance in MTB Orienteering are Cecilia Thomasson, Sweden and Ruslan Gritsan, Russia after today’s race on hilly and varied terrain at Jurowce in Poland.


26/08/2014 || Highlight videos from World Orienteering Championships now in YouTube ||News||

The IOF has published highlight videos from World Orienteering Championships 2014 Sprint and Middle distance in YouTube.


26/08/2014 || World MTB Orienteering Championships: double gold in men’s Sprint ||News||

Hans Jørgen Kvåle, Norway and Anton Foliforov, Russia both clocked the fastest time in the men’s Sprint today, 21.46. The women’s gold medal was won by Marika Hara, Finland.


26/08/2014 || The IOF seeks a Secretary General / Chief Executive Officer ||News||

The IOF is seeking to appoint a new Secretary General / Chief Executive Officer to succeed Barbro Rönnberg who will retire from the post at the end of 2014.


25/08/2014 || World MTB Orienteering Championships: Russia wins mixed sprint relay ||News||

The first event in this year’s MTBO Championships in Poland was a non-medal race – a mixed sprint relay, won by Russia by a convincing margin of 1 minute and 15 seconds over France.


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