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09/08/2018 || Czech Republic and Russia win WMTBOC Relays ||Arena, MTBO, News||

Some hard riding in the tough Austrian terrain brought victories to the Czech women and Russian men after significant lead changes in both races.


09/08/2018 || Switzerland and Norway World Champions in the Relay ||FootO, News, WOC news||

Switzerland won the women’s Relay and Norway the men’s Relay at the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships in Sigulda, Latvia.


09/08/2018 || How to qualify for WOC 2019 Long Distance ||FootO, News, WOC news||

Qualification for the WOC long distance from 2019 will be based on a divisional system as currently applied for the Middle and Long Distance.


09/08/2018 || World TrailO Championships: PreO golds to Slovakia and Sweden ||Arena, News, TrailO||

The second day of the PreO competition finished with wins for Ola Jansson, Sweden in the Paralympic class and Jan Furucz, Slovakia in the Open.


08/08/2018 || World MTBO Championships: Swiss success in Austria ||Arena, MTBO, News||

Swiss rider Simon Braendli produced his best form ever to win the men’s gold in the Middle Distance race in Austria today. Russian Olga Shipolova Vinogradova was the women’s race winner.


08/08/2018 || Sprint World Orienteering Championships 2022 awarded to Edinburgh ||FootO, News, Newsletter||

Scotland, Edinburgh will host the Sprint World Orienteering Championships 2022. The IOF Council made its decision at its meeting in connection with the ongoing World Orienteering Championships in Latvia.


08/08/2018 || First ever World Masters Orienteering Championships in Asia ||FootO, News, Newsletter||

The IOF Council has awarded the WMOC 2021 to Japan.The other shortlisted bidders were Italy and Bulgaria. All bids were of very high quality. The WMOC will be held in conjunction with the World Masters Games Kansai  in late May 2021 and it is the first time WMOC will be held in Asia. In 2016, […]


08/08/2018 || Junior World Orienteering Championships 2021 awarded to Portugal ||FootO, News, Newsletter||

The IOF Council has decided to award JWOC 2021 to Portugal.


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