29/09/2010 || Invitation to O-Ringen Academy International 2011 ||News||

The organisers of O-Ringen Hälsingland 2011, in cooperation with the International Orienteering Federation, are pleased to invite you to participate in the annual O-Ringen Academy International, which will be held 20–30 July 2011. O-Ringen Academy International is primarily intended for participants from new and developing orienteering countries, where there is a need to quickly learn […]


28/09/2010 || IOF Data Standards update project ||News||

The IOF Data Standards is a collection of specifications for exchange of information among the various IT systems involved in the processing of an orienteering event. The standards specify the formats for such exchange, based on the XML standard. The formats are in widespread application, used by a multitude of software packages, ensuring smooth interworking […]


23/09/2010 || O-zine 3-2010 now available ||News||

Click here to view this year’s third issue of the O-zine. In this issue: Elite ski orienteers support change and innovation; Working together for orienteering of tomorrow; Fercho is working hard for orienteering and The World Games; South Africa – High ambitions with the help of schools; Thierry Gueorgiou: “I enjoy sharing training experiences”; World […]


20/09/2010 || MTB Orienteering World Cup Relay title to Czech Republic ||News||

The fight for the victory in the overall relay World Cup was extremely tight. Denmark won the final event in Italy, but as they had been disqualified in the first relay event, in Poland, they did not have a chance to win the overall World Cup. Instead, it were the Czechs and the Finns who […]


19/09/2010 || MTB Orienteering World Cup: Gigon and Skovgaard Knudsen strongest at the end ||News||

The individual Mountain Bike Orienteering World Cup 2010 is now over. Before the season, six-fold World Champion Michaela Gigon, Austria, told in O-zine that she was aiming to win the World Cup – and after the very last race, she managed to climb to the first position in the rankings, merely four points ahead of […]


14/09/2010 || MTB orienteers ready for World Cup Final in Italy ||News||

Mountain Bike Orienteering World Cup, which was re-introduced this year after a break of six years, comprises of four rounds with altogether ten individual events and three relays. After three rounds the competition is extremely tight in the women’s class, where only three points separate the leader, Christine Schaffner, Switzerland, from Michaela Gigon, Austria, who […]


09/09/2010 || SkiO Tour returns ||News||

The success from two years ago, SkiO Tour, will return next year with six ski orienteering competitions in Austria and Slovakia. The first edition of the Tour on the season 2008-2009 was a big success, with six high-level competitions in eight days in Austria, Switzerland and Italy. This winter the SkiO Tour will be organised […]


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