30/09/2015 || New application period for WOC 2019 ||News||

The IOF Council invites member federations to apply for the World Orienteering Championships 2019. Based upon the decision of the Extraordinary General Assembly in Inverness in August, 2019 will be the first year with the new WOC format. A year with Long distance, Middle distance and Relay competitions plus one qualification competition, of a format to be determined later. […]


30/09/2015 || WADA publishes the 2016 Prohibited List ||News||

On 16 September, the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Executive Committee approved the 2016 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods, which is now available on WADA’s website in English. The List will come into force on 1 January 2016. Updated annually, the List is one of five International Standards that are mandatory for all signatories of the […]


28/09/2015 || Deciding moments – the World Cup final 2015 ||News||

All eyes in the orienteering world will be focused on Arosa Switzerland this coming weekend for the 2015 World Cup Final. A long distance race on Friday October 2nd and a middle distance race on Saturday October 3rd will decide the women’s and men’s individual World Cup titles, and a sprint relay on Sunday October […]


25/09/2015 || Euromeeting in Estonia – preparing for the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2017 ||News||

This weekend national teams and organizers are gaining valuable experience 2 years in advance of the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2017 in Estonia. The annual Euromeeting competition kicks off Friday afternoon with a sprint competition in the town of Otepää, and continues with a long distance competition on Saturday and middle distance on Sunday. 170 athletes from […]


23/09/2015 || Advertise on IOF Eventor ||News||

The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) have now opened the possibility for advertising in our entry system IOF Eventor.   Do you want to market your event or product to orienteers world wide? IOF Eventor is the official event management and entry system for all IOF events including World Ranking Events. This is a great opportunity to […]


23/09/2015 || Erik Stålnacke winner of ECTO 2015 ||News||

After the two last competitions in the ECTO 2015, which were held in Czech Republic 19 and 20 September Erik Stålnacke could be announced as winner of ECTO 2015 (European TrailO Cup). Erik Stålnacke was second at the Saturday competitions but it was still a close fight until the last competition on Sunday, a TempO […]


22/09/2015 || Call for applications to write an MTBO Development Guide ||News||

The IOF MTBO Commission plans to publish a development guide to help interested people to organize their first MTBO event. The Commission is looking for applicants interested in writing and designing this document.If you are interested in this opportunity, find out more about the task and how to apply by clicking here.


22/09/2015 || Invitation to MTBO Clinic 21-22 November 2015 ||News||

The IOF MTB Orienteering and Rules Commissions welcome you to an IOF MTB Orienteering Event Advisers’ and Organisers’ Clinic in Vilnius, Lithuania, 21-22 November 2015. This Clinic is organised for the education and recruitment of new IOF licensed MTB Orienteering Event Advisers and the education of MTBO organisers. National orienteering federations are asked to identify […]


21/09/2015 || IOF Athlete of the Month – Anton Foliforov, Russia ||News||

  IOF’s Athlete of September needs no presentation for people familiar with Mountain-bike Orienteering. Two World Champion titles and two European Champion titles this year, victory in the World Cup for the second time in a row and a big lead in the IOF World Rankings has made Anton Foliforov the biggest name in MTB […]


14/09/2015 || Preliminary schedule for the orienteering World Cup 2017 ||News||

A preliminary schedule for the World Cup in orienteering has been set by the IOF Foot Orienteering Commission. The World Cup 2017 will consist of 4 rounds: Round 1 – May 25 – 28 in Finland. This will be coordinated with WOC 2017 training camps or qualification races in Estonia Round 2 – July 1 – 7 […]


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