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03/10/2018 || Prague is buzzing: World Cup Finals start tomorrow! ||FootO, News, Newsletter||

Excitement is building in Prague as athletes from 29 nations prepare for four World Cup events in successive days, starting tomorrow. The first event, a Knock-Out Sprint, is a trial of the final form of this new format. This is a sprint-dominated World Cup final series with only one forest race (Middle distance), but that promises to be very technically demanding in an area with masses of huge sandstone boulders and cliffs.

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02/10/2018 || Follow the World Cup Final live ||FootO, News, Newsletter||

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden has a commanding lead in the women’s standings, but there are three athletes in serious contention for the men’s title. Switzerland has a small lead in the Team World Cup. Don´t miss out: All you need to know about how to follow the competitions live.

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24/09/2018 || MTBO World Cup Concludes in Odemira, Portugal ||Arena, MTBO, News||

This weekend saw the MTBO World Cup Final take place in Odemira, Portugal, with athletes racing for the World Cup titles. The programme included a Middle, Long and Sprint Distance.

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21/09/2018 || IOF General Assemby: Junior World Orienteering Championships programme change proposal ||FootO, News||

There are six member federation proposals to the IOF General Assembly. One that most likely will cause interesting discussions at the GA is the proposal regarding the Junior World Orienteering Championships programme.

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20/09/2018 || World Cup Final in MTB Orienteering coming up ||MTBO, News||

This weekend the world’s MTB Orienteers are heading to Portugal for the World Cup Final. The program is Middle Distance, Long Distance and the final Sprint on Sunday.

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20/09/2018 || Information Technology Open Meeting 2018 – Presentations ||FootO, MTBO, News, SkiO, TrailO||

IOF IT Commission invited the orienteering world to present and discuss orienteering relevant technology – timekeeping, GPS, analysis, services, hardware, software etc. The Open Meeting were held at the 6th August 2018 during WOC 2018 in Riga, Latvia.

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19/09/2018 || Athletes rights in focus in The Athlete Charter and at WADA Global Athlete Forum ||FootO, MTBO, News, SkiO, TrailO||

The aim with The Athlete Charter is to be the world’s largest athlete-focused survey ever commissioned. All elite-level athletes are invited to share their voice. Integrity and Clean Sport is one of the key topics. Clean Sport was also the main topic on the 1st WADA Global Athlete Forum with the theme The sport we want. Erik Blomgren, coordinator of the Ski Orienteering Athletes Commission attended the forum on behalf of the IOF.

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18/09/2018 || IOF High Level Event Seminar 2019 Announcement ||FootO, MTBO, News, SkiO, TrailO||

The International Orienteering Federation, in cooperation with the Czech Orienteering Federation, is pleased to announce that the 2019 IOF High Level Event Seminar will be held on 2-3 February in Prague, Czech Republic.

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