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29/04/2017 || WMOC and World Masters Games long distance final ||News||

World Masters Orienteering Championships and World Masters Games finished with long distance final in Woodhill Forest “Hedley Dunes” north of Auckland. 23 gold medallists from Australia, Bulgaria, Finland, Great Britain, New Zeeland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and Switzerland.

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28/04/2017 || World Orienteering Day 2017 – A letter from the IOF President ||News||

World Orienteering Day 2016 was a great success, achieving and surpassing our goals and expectations. The fact did not go unnoticed and many eyes have been opened to orienteering as a truly global sport for lifelong participation. Please read the rest of President Leho Haldna’s letter below.

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28/04/2017 || New Event Advisers educated in Auckland, NZ ||News||

The IOF conducted an Event Advisers Clinic in Auckland, New Zealand on April 28th. The Clinic was held on the rest day of the World Masters Orienteering Championships.

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24/04/2017 || Successful Central European Youth Orienteering Cup ||News||

The town of Sobotka, situated in the foothills of Slesza mountain in Poland, hosted the second edition of the Central European Youth Orienteering Cup last weekend and was just as successful as the Event premiere in the Czech Republic in 2016.

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24/04/2017 || WMOC: Aussie gold rush in Sprint ||Arena, News||

The Sprint Final in the World Masters Orienteering Championships was held today in Auckland, New Zealand as part of the World Masters Games. Twelve of the twenty-three gold medals went to Australia.

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23/04/2017 || World Masters Championships under way in New Zealand ||Arena, News||

The World Masters Orienteering Championships (WMOC), the biggest sport within the 2017 World Masters Games, starts today in Auckland, New Zealand with more than 1750 competitors from 40 countries taking part.

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21/04/2017 || Five-country Programme for TrailO Cup ||News, Newsletter||

For the fifth year in a row, five countries are hosting events in the Unofficial European Cup in Trail Orienteering (ECTO).

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19/04/2017 || IOF very active at the SportAccord Convention in Aarhus, Denmark ||News, Newsletter||

The annual SportAccord Convention was held this year in Aarhus, Denmark from April 3 – 7. The Convention is the most important annual gathering of international sports federations and consists of a number of meetings, seminars, an exhibition and social activities.

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