31/10/2013 || New Competition Rules published ||News||

New editions of the IOF Competition Rules for all four disciplines are now available. The new rules for ski orienteering will be valid from 1 December 2013 while the rules for foot, MTB and trail orienteering will be valid from 1 January 2014.


31/10/2013 || Elite Coaching Clinic in December in Hong Kong ||News||

The IOF and the Orienteering Association of Hong Kong organise an IOF Elite Coaching Clinic for Asia Region on 6-9 December 2013.


31/10/2013 || Applications invited for IOF ski orienteering events 2015-2017 ||News||

The IOF invites all member federations to submit applications to organise the World Ski Orienteering Championships 2017, Ski Orienteering World Cup 2015-2016, Junior World Ski Orienteering Championships 2016 and World Masters Ski Orienteering Championships 2016.


29/10/2013 || IOF High Level Event Seminar to be held in Sweden ||News||

The IOF, in cooperation with the Swedish Orienteering Federation, is pleased to announce the IOF High Level Event Seminar to be held 1-2 February in Gothenburg, Sweden.


28/10/2013 || European Youth Orienteering Championships in sunny Portugal ||News||

The European Youth Orienteering Championships took place in Portugal 24-27 October. Altogether 362 athletes from 32 countries participated in the events in classes W/M 16 and 18.


25/10/2013 || Asian Junior Orienteering Camp 2013 ||News||

In 2008, the 1st Asian Orienteering Junior Training Camp was successfully held in Hong Kong. Over 30 junior orienteers from China, Japan and Hong Kong took part. Following this success, an orienteering training camp intended for Asian juniors is scheduled to be held in Hong Kong from 24 to 28 December 2013.


24/10/2013 || New issue of Inside Orienteering available ||News||

Back to school – Inside Orienteering visited the Swedish “talent factory” Eksjö Gymnasium. We also gathered comments from athletes and organisers after the very successful World Games in Cali, Colombia. Furthermore, we present to you the four-fold gold medal winner from the Junior MTB Orienteering Championships this year, and ask Abdon Cheung (Hong Kong) what he thought after searching for control nr 1 for 36 minutes in the World Championships middle qualification race.


19/10/2013 || MTB Orienteering organisers appointed ||News||

The Council has appointed Portugal organiser of World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships and Junior World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2016, and World Masters Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2015.


19/10/2013 || Estonia appointed organiser of World Orienteering Championships 2017 ||News||

World Orienteering Championships 2017 have been awarded to Estonia. This is the first time ever Estonia organises World Orienteering Championships.


18/10/2013 || Iran IOF member nr 76 ||News||

The IOF Council has at its meeting in Prague, Czech Republic, this morning approved Iran as an IOF member.


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