24/11/2009 || Invitation to IOF High Level Event Seminar ||News||

The International Orienteering Federation, in cooperation with Swiss Orienteering, is pleased to invite you to the IOF High Level Event Seminar to be held in Geneva, Switzerland, 13-14 February 2010. The seminar is meant for future organisers, potential future organisers and key persons of IOF High Level Events, including already licensed Senior Event Advisers and […]


23/11/2009 || Ski orienteering season begins ||News||

Ski orienteering world ranking season kicks off in Finland this weekend, and the first World Cup round will be held in Russia in January. Besides Russia, the ski orienteering World Cup rounds will be staged in Bulgaria, Romania and Sweden. An IOF Event Advisers Clinic is organised in conjunction with the World Cup events both […]


23/11/2009 || New Competition Rules for Mountain Bike and Ski Orienteering ||News||

The IOF Council has approved new Competition Rules for IOF Mountain Bike and Ski Orienteering Events. The ski orienteering rules are valid from 1 December 2009, and the mountain bike orienteering rules will come into effect 1 January 2010. To view the rules, please go to IOF MTB Orienteering Competition Rules or IOF Ski Orienteering […]


17/11/2009 || World Ranking Events 2010 ||News||

The IOF MTBO Commission has finalised the Mountain Bike Orienteering World Ranking Events Calendar for 2010. There will be 25 MTB Orienteering World Ranking Events in 11 countries, including the World Championships in Portugal in July and the other World Cup rounds in Hungary, Poland and Italy. To view the calendar, please go to IOF […]


10/11/2009 || Germany and Italy appointed organisers of World Masters Championships ||News||

At its recent meeting in Lausanne, the IOF Council awarded the World Masters Orienteering Championships 2012 to Germany. The event will be held in Bad Harzburg, Lower Saxony. Sprint final will be staged in the historic town of Goslar, which has UNESCO world heritage status. The organiser’s motto is Sport, Nature and Culture unite: the […]


10/11/2009 || World Ski Orienteering Championships in Sweden in 2011 ||News||

The IOF Council has appointed Sweden organiser of the 2011 World Ski Orienteering Championships. The competitions will be organised in March 2011 in Härjedalen. The local organiser has previously organised World Cup events, Junior World Championships and World Masters Championships in ski orienteering. Junior World Ski Orienteering Championships 2011 were awarded to Norway. The events […]


10/11/2009 || Mountain bike orienteering news ||News||

World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2012 have been awarded to Hungary. The championships will take place in Veszprem,Western Hungary, in dolomite karst terrain. The local organiser has experience of organising both World Ranking and World Cup events. Junior World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2012 will be held in conjunction with the senior championships. World Cup […]


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