ISOM 201x status

Posted on | March 3, 2016 | Category: News

The ISOM revision is slowly progressing. Based on the first draft, input from federations and test prints, a final draft of the symbol part was created after the WOC 2015 meeting.

The final draft was circulated to federations 3rd December 2015 with a deadline for comments 17th January 2016 (in order to get input before the January IOF joint meeting). As of the end of January 2016, input has been received from 12 federations.  The input received before the January meeting was discussed during that meeting. Some federations were not able to meet the deadline, but input from federations is still welcomed. Based on the input received some adjustments will probably be made after doing more test prints during the first half of 2016.

Issues still to be resolved are:

* Impassable / forbidden to pass (ISSOM alignment, fairness, enforcability).  This will be discussed with the discipline commission and the rules commission.

* The green screens 406-410: Setting screen densities that ensure correspondence between the amount of green in the symbols and their effect on runnability while maintaining readability.

There is lack of progress on the colour part, so a thorough update of the colour part may have to wait in order not to delay the release of the revised ISOM any further.

|| Print page ||
  • Search the Website

  • IOF Main Sponsor

    IOF Main Sponsor

    Nokian Tyres

  • IOF Sponsors

    IOF Sponsors

    Siven Sport
    BML Print

  • World Championships

  • World Ski Orienteering Championships 2017
    5-13 March 2017

  • Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2017
    30 June - 8 July 2017

  • World Trail Orienteering Championships 2017
    10-15 July 2017

  • World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2017
    19-27 August 2017

  • Other Upcoming Events

  • World Masters Orienteering Championships 2017
    22-29 April 2017

  • Orienteering World Cup Round 1 2017
    25-28 May 2017

  • European Youth Orienteering Championships 2017
    29 June - 2 July 2017

  • The World Games 2017
    25-27 July 2017

  • World Masters MTB Orienteering Championships 2017
    29 July - 5 August 2017

  • European MTB Orienteering Championships 2017
    29 July - 5 August 2017

  • IOF Partners

  • International Olympic Committee

  • ARISF_logos_05

    Association of IOC Recognised International Sport Federations

  • International World Games Association

  • International Masters Games Association

  • SportAccord

  • World Anti-Doping Agency

  • International University Sports Federation (FISU)

  • Conseil International du Sport Militaire (CISM)

  • European University Sports Association

  • International School Sport Federation