30/08/2007 || Switzerland and Denmark appointed organisers of IOF events ||News||

At its meeting held in conjuncion with the World Orienteering Championships in the Ukraine, the IOF Council also appointed organisers of future IOF events. Switzerland was appointed organiser of the World Masters Orienteering Championships in 2010. The Junior World Orienteering Championships 2010 was awarded to the Danish Orienteering Federation. The event will take place in […]


30/08/2007 || Kyrgyzstan new member of the IOF ||News||

At its recent meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, the IOF council admitted the Kyrgyzstan Orienteering Federation as provisional associate member of the IOF. With Kyrgyzstan included, the IOF now has 69 members. The Kyrgyzstan Orienteering Federation is based in the capital Bishkek. The Federation is recognised by the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan […]


19/08/2007 || Meetings taking place during WOC 2007 ||News||

While the World Orienteering Championships are proceeding, several other activities are going on at the same time. The IOF Council and Commissions are well represented in Kiev, Ukraine, and many meetings will take place this week. The WOC provide a possibility for the IOF Council and Commissions to meet and discuss issues concerning orienteering, as […]


19/08/2007 || World Orienteering Championships started yesterday! ||News||

The WOC competition started yesterday, Saturday 18 August, in Kiev, Ukraine with the sprint qualifications for both men and women. The sprint took place in Golosiivsky park in the capital of the Ukraine, a few kilometers from the city centre. It is actually the first time in WOC history that it has been possible to […]


13/08/2007 || Preliminary invitation to an IOF Event Adviser seminar in Denmark ||News||

The Danish Orienteering Federation will host an IOF Event Adviser seminar in Copenhagen, Denmark on 7 – 9 March 2008. The detailed invitation will be circulated to all IOF member federations in early 2008, and it will also be published on the IOF website. Here is the preliminary invitation: IOF_EA_seminar_preliminary_invitation


08/08/2007 || Medals to seven nations in two finals ||News||

The World MTB Orienteering Championships in Czech Republic is now halfway through and with gold on both the sprint and the middle distance, Ksenia Chernykh from Russia is likely to become the queen of these championships. In the men’s class, the honours have been shared between the freshman Torbjørn Gasbjerg from Denmark and the double […]


03/08/2007 || Thrilling World MTB Orienteering Championships kicks off on Sunday ||News||

Starting Sunday, 5 August, the Mountain Bike Orienteering elite will meet in Nové Mesto na Morave, Czech Republic to compete in the 5th World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships. 23 countries, with 182 orienteers (117 men and 65 women) will compete in the championships, which last from 5-12 August. Nové Mesto (meaning the New Town) is […]


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