29/05/2012 || MTB Orienteering World Cup: Poland hosts second round ||News||

The best mountain bike orienteers from 18 nations will gather in south-west Poland for the second round of the 2012 World Cup this week.


25/05/2012 || Invitation to International Conference on Course Planning 2012 ||News||

The IOF Foot Orienteering Commission will again organise the traditional International Conference of Course Planning in conjunction with the World Orienteering Championships this year.


21/05/2012 || Swedish dominance in European Trail Orienteering Championships ||News||

After a couple of more quiet years the Swedish trail orienteers showed at the home championships that they have not disappeared anywhere; quite on the contrary! They grabbed five of the six individual medals, and, of course, won the Team European Championhips gold as well.


20/05/2012 || European Championships relay: Historical victory for Russia ||News||

On the way to the second last control a big fense showed up in front of the women fighting shoulder by shoulder for gold. Tatiana Ryabkina (32), Russia, took the best route choice and secured gold for her country.


20/05/2012 || European Championships relay: Joy and sorrow for Switzerland ||News||

The Swiss audience was screaming with joy after Switzerland’s second team won the European Championships men’s relay. But it was joy mixed with pain: half an hour earlier Daniel Hubmann, the number one star in Swiss men’s 1st team, had finished with big pain in his foot.


19/05/2012 || The historical and unexpected medal ||Arena||

World Orienteering Championships in Switzerland is the big goal for Kiril Nikolov this season, but the Bulgarian has already medal speed in his legs.


19/05/2012 || European Trail Orienteering Championships: Swedes in lead after Day 1 ||News||

The European Trail Orienteering Championships kicked off today with a 1.3 km long course with 20 controls and 2 timed controls. Before the second and final day, nine competitors in the open class and one in the paralympic class have full points. The second day will be decisive for both classes. Should two or more competitors end up with same points at the end, it will be the time from the timed controls that decides the winner.


19/05/2012 || The new and surprising Swede ||Arena||

Jonas Leandersson is just 22 years old and without any big merits as a senior, but he made the European Championships sprint day terrific for the home crowd and for the whole Sweden by taking a surprise victory.


19/05/2012 || Third win in a row for Niggli ||News||

Simone Niggli, Switzerland, won the third and last individual distance, Sprint, at the European Orienteering Championships 2012 today. A winner of both Middle distance on Thursday and Long distance yesterday, Niggli finished 32 seconds ahead of Sweden’s Lena Eliasson.


19/05/2012 || Leandersson brought the first gold for Sweden ||News||

Jonas Leandersson was the star of men’s Sprint this afternoon at the European Orienteering Championships in Sweden. The home audience rewarded the Swede with big applause for beating the previous leader, Bulgarian Kirill Nikolov, by 5 seconds.


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