25/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: second gold for Emily Benham ||Arena, News||

Emily Benham, Great Britain retained her crown in good style in today’s Long Distance race near Vilnius, Lithuania. The men’s gold went to Rasmus Søgaard, Denmark who won convincingly by over 3 minutes.


24/08/2017 || Jonas & Jonas are ready! ||News||

The two Swiss commentators Jonas Mathys and Jonas Merz will be commentating on the World Cup Round 3 in Latvia this weekend, for the first time without their anchor Katherine Bett who is the ‘speaker’ at the World MTBO Championships. Merz: “The commentating will be exciting. There were not really many possibilities since the World Championships […]


24/08/2017 || World Cup Round 3 starts tomorrow! ||Arena, News||

256 athletes from 27 nations will be competing in World Cup races in Cēsis, Latvia this weekend. A Middle Distance, a Relay and a Sprint make up the programme.


23/08/2017 || LIVE from World Cup 3 in Latvia! ||News||

Welcome to Cecis, Latvia to watch World Cup Round 3 on LIVE Orienteering! There will be live broadcast from all three competitions and a LIVE Orienteering ticket includes access to the live GPS tracking and live results. Program Friday Middle 09:00 – Men 09:00 – Women Saturday Relay 09:00 – Women Leg 1 11:00 – Men Leg 1 […]


23/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: Finland and Czech Republic take Relay golds ||Arena, News||

Finland had a comfortable win in the women’s race, and the Czech men’s team made it a championships double with an equally clear victory.


22/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: Mass Start leads to mass finish ||Arena, News||

The first official Mass Start race ended in a mass sprint for the line in the men’s race, with the first six finishers within 4 seconds and thirteen within the first minute. World Champions are Emily Benham, Great Britain and Luca Dallavalle, Italy.


21/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: Middle Distance wins for Russia and Czech Republic ||Arena, News||

The Russian Olga Shipilova-Vinogradova and the Czech rider Krystof Bogar are the first gold medal winners in the Championships after a gruelling race in wet and muddy conditions in the hilly forests around Vilnius, Lithuania.


20/08/2017 || All to ride for in MTBO World Cup ||Arena, News||

With 6 races run and 4 to go, and a best 8 out of 10 for the final scores, there are many athletes who still have the chance of a final top-six position. Just now the individual standings are headed by Martina Tichovska, Czech Republic and Baptiste Fuchs, France. The Czech Republic leads in the team competition.


17/08/2017 || World MTBO Championships: no clear favourites ||Arena, News||

The race for medals is very open at this year’s Championships, with no rider having any extended supremacy in this season so far. Vilnius, capital city of Lithuania, hosts the combined Senior and Junior Championships, with 5 races scheduled for the period 21-26 August.


09/08/2017 || IOF nominated for best International Sports Federation ||News, Newsletter||

International Federation of University Sports (FISU) has nominated the International Orienteering Federation for the “Best International Sport Federation” award.


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