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30/10/2015 || Plans for the 2016 High Level Event Seminar set ||News||

The annual IOF High Level Event Seminar will be held February 6th and 7th in Riga, Latvia. The seminar has become one of the IOFs most important venues for the sharing of experience and ideas related to the organisation of IOFs major events. The seminar should be of high priority for future high level event organizers […]

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26/10/2015 || Updated Ski Orienteering rules published ||News||

An updated version of the Competition Rules for IOF Ski Orienteering Events was approved by the IOF Council at their meeting October 16 and 17. The new version of the rules, which is valid from November 1, 2015, has been published on http://orienteering.org/ski-orienteering/rules/ for download. There is also a convenient booklet in A5 format which can be […]

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19/10/2015 || Mapping Seminar in Sofia 15-18th October ||News||

During the weekend, 15-18th October, eight participants from Egypt, Greece, Cyprus and Serbia took part in an IOF-SEEOA mapping seminar in Sofia, Bulgaria. The programme, lasting four days, was led by five experts from the South East European Orienteering Association, and together with the participants they immersed themselves in the subject of mapping and printing urban and […]

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12/10/2015 || Summary of the Season 2015 ||News||

During 31 WOCs the Danes had taken four golds. At the 32nd championship the Nordic country took the same number of golds. A result of luck? Not at all. A surprise? Not at all! During the last year before WOC in Scotland the best Danes spent almost two months in Scotland. Just before the championship […]

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12/10/2015 || World Cup 2015 review – no change at the top ||News||

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden and Daniel Hubmann, Switzerland finished at the head of the 2015 World Cup standings, just as they did in 2014. Hubmann’s victory was outstanding, with four wins from the ten counting races and a points lead of 234. Alexandersson ran in seven of the races and won the first three.

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04/10/2015 || Junior Topi Raitanen on par with the seniors ||Arena||

Topi Raitanen had a big responsibility on his shoulders today. He’s not a senior at all, but he had an important leg on the Finnish first team. Topi, who become junior world champion on the relay at JWOC in Norway in July, had the second leg on the Finnish first team in the relay. Sofia […]

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04/10/2015 || Lars Lindstrøm: “Kiitos to Finland” ||Arena||

Lars Lindstrøm smiles broadly and uses a word that isn’t in the Danish language at all. A really big goal for the last races in World Cup was to win the overall victory in the sprint relay and, just like last year, Denmark became the best nation. However, it wasn’t only due to Denmark’s own achievements, for […]

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04/10/2015 || Sara Lüscher: Felt the pressure, ran a great race ||Arena||

The two previous days before the sprint relay Sara Lüscher did really well. It wasn’t so strange that she for first time got the last leg in a sprint relay. – I was ready to start early. I have good teammates, smiles Lücher. Almost as expected, the Swiss were in front of everybody else from […]

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04/10/2015 || The Queen of Denmark, Maja Alm, has more to achieve ||Arena||

Maja Alm fulfilled the main purpose for the visit to Switzerland the last day of WC in Arosa and The Dane is now changing her training. There’s more to go for. The winner of three golds in Scotland has had some sickness after the great week and isn’t in WOC shape, but she and her […]

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03/10/2015 || Alexandersson: Back in business just in time! ||Arena||

Tove Alexandersson hadn’t competed since WOC when she went out last in the World Cup final. The Swede had to start twice, but it ended in the very best way. Just like last year in the World Cup final the national hymn was played for the Swede. She could again be satisfied with a great […]

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