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06/10/2018 || First World Cup wins for Ohlsson and Nykodym ||Arena, FootO, News||

Karolin Ohlsson, Sweden has got steadily better this season, culminating in victory by 1.10 in today’s Middle race in the technical sandstone terrain at Turnov. Surprise winner of the men’s race was home athlete Milos Nykodym, for whom a little-used route choice on a long leg near the end proved absolutely decisive.

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05/10/2018 || Emphatic Team World Cup win for Swiss ||Arena, FootO, News||

The Swiss teams put on a huge power display in the Sprint Relay today after their Knock-Out Sprint disappointments, getting three teams in to the finish in the first four. Their winning team had a hard fight with Sweden in the early stages, but two mistakes by the Swedes made it an easy victory for Switzerland in the end.

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04/10/2018 || Wyder and Kral take Knock-Out Sprint titles ||Arena, FootO, News||

Winners in the finals today were Judith Wyder, Switzerland, taking her first major victory this year, and local favourite Vojtech Kral. Both the semi-finals and finals courses took the athletes through some very complex multi-level terrain as well as fast open parkland.

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04/10/2018 || The World Cup Final Round kicks off with Knock-Out Sprint in Praha ||FootO, News, Newsletter||

The World Cup Round 4 starts with a Knock-Out Sprint in Praha on the 4th of October. The semi-finals and the finals will be held in Výstaviště in the northern part of central Prague.

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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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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 || 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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