16/03/2017 || LIVE Orienteering’s first month ||News, Newsletter||

LIVE Orienteering was introduced as the new channel for orienteering fans to follow orienteering events and news in the beginning of February.


16/03/2017 || The latest IOF newsletter is here! ||News||

Subscribers of the IOF Newsletter have received the latest issue.


15/03/2017 || WADA Symposium 2017 ||Newsletter||

The annual WADA Symposium is currently taking place in Lausanne, Switzerland (13-15 March). The theme of this year’s edition of the event is “Tackling our Challenges and Strengthening the Future of Clean Sport”. IOF Anti-Doping Officer Kirsty McIntyre is attending the symposium, and tells us about the importance of the event: Meeting and learning from […]


15/03/2017 || Be a part of LIVE Orienteering – audition as commentator ||Newsletter||

LIVE Orienteering is the IOFs new platform for external communication about orienteering, the place to live orienteering. IOF Events most often have a live streaming production sent out via LIVE Orienteering and we are now looking for future commentators. A commentating team is made up of 2 persons, a ”play-by-play” commentator and an expert to […]


15/03/2017 || Are you a Youth Journalist? ||Newsletter||

The International Orienteering Federation are preparing to launch a new fan portal with focus on youth and making Orienteering a cool sport to follow. The fan portal will build on live events, news articles, videos, vlogs/blogs, social medias and more. It shall present new and exciting stories about the essence of Orienteering from elite level […]


12/03/2017 || WSOC: Sweden won the most golds, but Russia the most medals ||Arena, News, Newsletter||

Sweden took five of the nine gold medals on offer this week, with Tove Alexandersson claiming a personal tally of three. But Russia won more medals overall – eleven compared to Sweden’s seven, counting team medals as one.


12/03/2017 || WSOC: double home win in relays ||Arena, News||

Russia took gold in both women’s and men’s relays today, ending the Championships on a high note after some disappointments earlier in the week. The Swedish women’s team were unable to compete because of illness. Silver medals went to Finland and Sweden and bronze to the Czech Republic and Finland.


11/03/2017 || WSOC Long Distance: golds for Russia and Sweden ||Arena, News||

Mariya Kechkina, Russia was on absolutely top form today, winning by almost 5 minutes, with the home country taking the first four places in the women’s race. Erik Rost, Sweden took his second gold medal of the Championships with victory by more than 1 minute.


10/03/2017 || WSOC: Bulgarian victory in men’s Middle race ||Arena, News||

The last starter won the men’s Middle race today, just as happened in the men’s Sprint. This time it was the Bulgarian Stanimir Belomazhev who took the gold, 15 seconds faster than Erik Rost, Sweden.


09/03/2017 || WSOC: Another gold for Alexandersson ||Arena, News||

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden enjoyed another almost error-free race over Middle Distance today, on a technically and physically challenging course in good skiing conditions. She took the gold medal by more than 1½ minutes over Polina Frolova, Russia.


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