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21/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: Middle Distance wins for Russia and Czech Republic ||Arena, News||

The Russian Olga Shipilova-Vinogradova and the Czech rider Krystof Bogar are the first gold medal winners in the Championships after a gruelling race in wet and muddy conditions in the hilly forests around Vilnius, Lithuania.

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20/08/2017 || All to ride for in MTBO World Cup ||Arena, News||

With 6 races run and 4 to go, and a best 8 out of 10 for the final scores, there are many athletes who still have the chance of a final top-six position. Just now the individual standings are headed by Martina Tichovska, Czech Republic and Baptiste Fuchs, France. The Czech Republic leads in the team competition.

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17/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: no clear favourites ||Arena, News||

The race for medals is very open at this year’s Championships, with no rider having any extended supremacy in this season so far. Vilnius, capital city of Lithuania, hosts the combined Senior and Junior Championships, with 5 races scheduled for the period 21-26 August.

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09/08/2017 || IOF nominated for best International Sports Federation ||News, Newsletter||

International Federation of University Sports (FISU) has nominated the International Orienteering Federation for the “Best International Sport Federation” award.

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07/08/2017 || WOC went viral through IOF Digital Team ||News, Newsletter||

The new IOF Digital Team made the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in Tartu, Estonia, the most visible WOC ever. The team of six persons shared videos, texts and photos on LIVE Orienteering, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and made orienteering visible to millions of orienteering fans all over the world. At the Nokian Tyres World […]

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07/08/2017 || Czech Republic claim Sprint Relay gold ||News||

Friday morning saw the teams at the European MTB Orienteering Championships battle it out in an intense Sprint Relay.

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04/08/2017 || European Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships – Long Distance titles to Shipilova-Vinogradova and Søgård ||News||

The European MTB Orienteering Championships continued with a gruelling Long Distance race, with wins for Olga Shipilova Vinogradova and Rasmus Soergaard.

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03/08/2017 || FootO Commission Minutes Published ||News||

The minutes from the latest IOF FootO Commission meeting have been published. Keep up to date with the developments of orienteering, read the minutes here.

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