29/12/2011 || Revision of the International Specification for Orienteering Maps ||News||

The IOF Map Commission has an ongoing project to update the International Specification for Orienteering Maps (ISOM).


22/12/2011 || Joint Foot and MTB Orienteering Event Advisers’ clinic to be organised in Graz, Austria, during March 2012 ||News||

IOF Foot and MTB Orienteering Commissions will be organising a joint Event Advisers’ clinic in Graz, Austria, during 2-4 March 2012.


22/12/2011 || Invitations to Ski Orienteering Event Advisers’ clinics 2012 available ||News||

Invitations to this winter’s IOF Ski Orienteering Event Advisers’ clinics in Lake Tahoe, USA, and Sumy, Ukraine, have been published.


21/12/2011 || WOC in the Future until now ||News||

The IOF’s WOC in the Future project aims to create a new programme for the World Orienteering Championships (WOC). Here is a short summary of the process until now.


20/12/2011 || Application deadline for IOF Events ||News||

When the competition rules of all disciplines were updated, the application deadline for all applications to organise IOF Events was moved to 1 January. Therefore we’d like to remind the national federations to send their event applications so that they reach the IOF Secretariat at the latest on 1 January 2012.


19/12/2011 || European competition rules updated ||News||

All competition rules for European championships have been updated. The new editions will come into effect on 1 January 2012.


16/12/2011 || Organisers expect large number of participants for World Masters Orienteering Championships 2012 ||News||

Already 3100 participants have signed up for the World Masters Orienteering Championships 2012 to be organised in Bad Harzburg, Germany, during 1-8 July. These entries have come from almost 40 different nationalities, ranging from Brazil to New Zealand.


15/12/2011 || World Cup 2012 Special Rules published ||News||

The Special Rules for the Orienteering World Cup 2012 have been approved and published. The World Cup in 2012 consists of 13 competitions in four countries.


15/12/2011 || O-zine 4/2011 available ||News||

Last issue of this year’s O-zine is now available on the IOF website.


08/12/2011 || Feedback welcome in the IOF Data Standards project ||News||

The IOF standard for information exchange (the “IOF Data Standards”) is currently being revised. A preliminary draft of the new standard has been published, and is open for review. Your input is needed.


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