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WRE application info 2017 – Summary

WRE Application process

Application are formally applied for and processed in IOF Eventor by the Organisers’ Federations. To help the Federation and WRE organiser to collect the right information there is also a word template to be used if necessary. Process:

  1. The Organiser sends mandatory information to the Federation. The word template (see templates below) may be used to collect and send the information to the Federation.
  2. The Federation formally applies in IOF Eventor (Deadline 30th September the year before the Event)
  3. IOF Office and Commission processes the application using IOF Eventor
  4. IOF Office formally approves* the application in IOF Eventor
  5. The Event becomes visible in the IOF Eventor Event Calendar

*The approval could sometimes be conditional. For example: deviations must be processed according to agreement and the agreed followup for non-offset printing of WRE Maps.

Important WRE Application and  WRE organising information

  • For rules and guidelines around organising an WRE Event please consult the World Ranking Scheme Rules and Organising guidelines sections of the IOF Web.
  • In order to reduce costs of travelling and to make long travelling distances more attractive, the IOF MTB Orienteering Commission will only accept applications for two World Ranking Events on a weekend.
  • National quota for MTBO WRE is 2 Events
  • Federations that organise WMTBOC or a WCup Round may apply for an extra world ranking weekend in conjunction with the Major Event
  • The deadline for season 2017 MTBO World Ranking Event applications is 30 September 2016.
  • The service fee for the IOF World Ranking Events for the season 2017 is EUR 250 / competition. The total fee for WRE’s in all disciplines will be invoiced along with the IOF membership fee 2017 (invoices are sent to national federations at the beginning of the year)


Word Template WRE Application Form MTBO

WRE result templates

Other links and guides

Link to IOF Eventor Guides

Specification for the transcription of athlete names

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