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26/06/2017 || WOC 2017: 500 volunteers from 20 countries ||News||

The World Orienteering Championships 2017 is just around the corner and everything is ready for the biggest event in the calendar. This year it will be held in Tartu and Southern Estonia, becoming the most important event in the history of the Estonian orienteering.

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22/06/2017 || World Orienteering Championships to be broadcast worldwide ||News||

The Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships, WOC, held in Estonia 1 – 7 July, will be broadcast in at least 139 countries.

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22/06/2017 || WOD newsletter has been published ||News||

In the latest World Orienteering Day newsletter you will find inspiring reading from WOD events all over the world.

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21/06/2017 || 50 nations will participate in WOC ||News||

Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships starts with Sprint qualification June 30. 50 nations have athletes registered for the championships and all continents are represented.

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21/06/2017 || Successful event in Malaysia ||News, Newsletter||

The PERAK MyO ASIA CUP 2017 was held recently in Malaysia. The event was very successful and a pre-event for the World Ranking Event, WRE, in Malaysia in October. 250 athletes participated in Sprint and Sprint Relay.

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16/06/2017 || CISM World Military Orienteering Championships ||News||

The CISM World Military Orienteering Championships has been held in Finland this week. Estonian Timo Sild and Russian Svetlana Mironova had a successful championship, both of them winning both the Middle and the Long distance. The Polish team also had a good championship, winning several medals, with the gold in the women’s Relay as highlight.

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14/06/2017 || World Orienteering Day 2017 – a continued success ||News||

On Wednesday May 24th 2017, the second World Orienteering Day took place all over the world. It has proved an even greater success than last year, with 288 000 participants all around the world taking part in an orienteering event. This is new record, with 35 000 more participants than last year.

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13/06/2017 || The Final Draft of the updated IOF Control Descriptions is published ||News||

The Final Draft version of the revised IOF Control Descriptions has now been published. The most significant changes in the revised document are the the control descriptions for boulder, boulder cluster and dot knoll.

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