21/06/2018 || 1:10000 for long distance competitions ||FootO, News||

At its latest meeting in Helsinki, the IOF Council (after voting) approved the IOF Foot Orienteering Commission’s proposal regarding a test period for allowing the use of map scale 1:10000 for long distance competitions (in WRE and regional championships only).
– This has been on the cards for a long time. Finally, we believe we found the right process on how to transform reality into our rules, says Aron Less, chairperson in IOF Foot Orienteering Commission.


21/06/2018 || IOF Council Meeting Minutes Published ||News||

The minutes of IOF Council meeting 189 have been published.


20/06/2018 || New ISOM 2017 Appendix Published – CMYK Printing and Colour Definitions ||News||

The first appendix to the ISOM 2017 has been published.


19/06/2018 || IOF TrailO Event Adviser Clinic at WTOC ||News||

The IOF TrailO and Rules commissions, in collaboration with the WTOC 2018 organisers, welcome participants to a TrailO Event Advisers’ Clinic in Daugavpils, Latvia.


11/06/2018 || General Assembly: Member federation nominations and proposals ||News||

The deadline for nominations to the IOF Council, and for proposals from member federations to the IOF General Assembly in October, was June 5th. Read more about nominations and proposals.


08/06/2018 || World Orienteering Day – a record setting event ||News||

World Orienteering Day is getting bigger and bigger. More than 300 000 persons took part in an orienteering event all over the world during the third edition of WOD. 


07/06/2018 || IOF IT Commission to hold Open Meeting at WOC 2018 ||News||

The IOF IT Commission invites you to attend the Technology in Orienteering – Open Meeting at 18.00 on 6 August 2018 during WOC 2018 in Latvia.


05/06/2018 || Challenging but stable financial situation for the IOF ||News, Newsletter||

At the IOF Council meeting in April the financial accounts for 2017 were approved. 2017 was a challenging year, as the cost structure of the IOF operations was restructured, but ended with a positive result. The restructuring has meant that the overall positive economic trend from 2017 has continued into 2018.


04/06/2018 || WOC 2018 Bulletin 3 has been published ||News||

Bulletin 3 for Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2018 has been published and all entries and accreditations are now open.


04/06/2018 || Knock-Out Sprint is the favourite name ||FootO, News||

The public voting for the name of the new sprint format is finished and Knock-Out Sprint got 77 % of the votes.


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