04/05/2016 || Nominations and Proposals to the XXVIII IOF General Assembly ||News||

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The deadline for member federations proposals and Council nominations to the General Assembly was April 26th. At the deadline, 4 different proposals had been received by the IOF Office. The Russian Orienteering Federation sent in 3 proposals; That all invoices from IOF Event Organizers shall be in English language and in either US Dollars or […]


04/05/2016 || Successful school orienteering in Dominican Republic ||News, Newsletter||

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Orienteering is a part of the National Student Games in the Dominican Republic, most recently held in Gaspar Hernández in the Espaillat province. The country is one of the newest IOF Member Federations, gaining its provisional membership in 2015. Orienteering in the country has taken a big step forward during the last year, and a […]


04/05/2016 || Event Advisers Clinic in Brazil ||News||


The IOF Foot Orienteering Commission and Brazilian Orienteering Federation welcomes you to the Event Advisers Clinic in Brazil. The venue will be in Brasília. You can participate in the Clinic and combine with participation in the 3rd stage of the open Brazilian Championship, 23- 25 September. In addition to the EA clinic there will be organised a […]


03/05/2016 || Alexandersson and Kyburz head World Cup standings ||Arena, News||


Tove Alexandersson, Sweden and Matthias Kyburz, Switzerland: two very well-known names heading the World Cup standings after Round 1, just completed in Poland. Alexandersson was the overall women’s winner last year whilst Kyburz was number two in the men’s list.


03/05/2016 || 30 mappers on clinic in Asia ||News, Newsletter||


The successful Asian Mapping Clinic recruited 30 mappers from 5 Asian Federations. Organised in tandem with the Asian Orienteering Championships 2016, the Asian Orienteering Mapping Clinic (AOMC), with the support of the IOF, opened on the 22nd April 2016 at the National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, Taiwan. The Chinese Taipei Orienteering Association welcomed 30 mappers from […]


02/05/2016 || Wojciech Kowalski: “We’re ready for more” ||Arena, News||


Wojciech Kowalski had big expectations at the start, and the team got a good finish – sixth in the Sprint Relay. The Polish team are eager for much more on home ground.


02/05/2016 || Rahel Friederich: “I was ready for the fight” ||Arena, News||

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Rahel Friederich saw Helena Jansson several times during her last-leg run, but felt she had the strength to keep her at bay on the last leg of the Sprint Relay.


02/05/2016 || Switzerland win Sprint Relay in tight finish ||Arena, News||


Rahel Friederich, Switzerland reached the finish line just 4 seconds ahead of Helena Jansson, Sweden at the end of a fast and furious Sprint Relay in Trzebnica, Poland this afternoon. The Swiss team led throughout, with Judith Wyder just ahead of the pack at the end of the first leg. Denmark took third place.


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