27/11/2018 || Special Rules for the 2019 Orienteering World Cup ||FootO, News||

The Special Rules for the 2019 Orienteering World Cup have been published. The World Cup Final programme in China, Increased Prize money and the Long Distance chase start concept in Finland are some of the interesting things to highlight.


26/11/2018 || Updates to ISOM 2017 approved ||FootO, News||

Since the publication of the International Standard for Orienteering Maps (ISOM) 2017, the IOF Map Commission has collected feedback and assessed the need for updates to the standard, based upon actual use.


22/11/2018 || Updated Competition Rules for MTBO and TrailO ||MTBO, News, TrailO||

The Competition rules for IOF MTB Orienteering Events and IOF Trail Orienteering Events have been updated. The new set of rules are valid from 1 January 2019.


19/11/2018 || Foot Orienteering Commission meeting minutes published ||FootO, News||

Minutes – Foot Orienteering Commission – Meeting 4-2018 Place: Scandic Plaza Borås, Sweden


14/11/2018 || Invitation to IOF Ski Orienteering Event Advisers Clinic ||News, SkiO||

IOF Ski Orienteering Commission invites all member federations to participate in the IOF Ski Orienteering Event Advisers Clinic. The Clinic takes place in conjunction with World Ski Orienteering Championships in Piteå, Sweden.


09/11/2018 || WADA publish 2019 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods ||FootO, MTBO, News, SkiO, TrailO||

Each year, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) updates their List of Prohibited Substances and Methods. The 2019 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (List), which comes into force on 1 January 2019, was published by WADA in October. 


09/11/2018 || South American Orienteering Championships in Uruguay ||FootO, News||

The second official South American Orienteering Championships starts with a Long Distance (WRE) in Uruguay on November the 9th. For the first time also junior and youth champions will be awarded in South America.


01/11/2018 || Updated Competition Rules for Ski Orienteering published ||News, SkiO||

Updated Competition Rules for IOF Ski Orienteering Events has been approved and published. They can be found on the Ski Orienteering rules page. The updated rules are valid as of November 1, 2018.


31/10/2018 || PWT China Tour 2018 concludes in Beijing ||FootO, News||

The PWT China Tour 2018 took place around Beijing and nearby areas. The overall winners on the 2018 tour were Yannick Michiels (BEL) and Karolin Ohlsson (SWE).


19/10/2018 || PWT China Tour 2018 starts on Sunday ||FootO, News||

PWT China Tour 2018 consists of several competitions, of which two are IOF World Ranking Events, in the Beijing region starting on Sunday October 21. PWT China 2018 is organised together with the 3rd Beijing Orienteering Week (BOW) and the tour will have both international and local flavour. There will be several World Champions and championships medallists […]


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