30/06/2018 || European MTBO Championships: Czech and Russian wins in Middle Distance ||Arena, MTBO, News||

The Russian Olga Shipilova Vinogradova and the Czech Krystof Bogar both enjoyed convincing wins in the Middle race in Hungary today.


29/06/2018 || Epic MTBO Long Distance in European Championships ||Arena, MTBO, News||

A double win for the Czech Republic – Martina Tichovska and Vojtech Ludvik – was a feature of today’s Long race, where conditions were treacherous in Hungary’s hilly karst terrain after long periods of rain.


27/06/2018 || European Youth Orienteering Championships in Bulgaria ||FootO, News||

European Youth Orienteering Championships kicks off in Bulgaria on Friday. Youth runners will compete in Sprint, Long Distance and Relay.


27/06/2018 || MTBO stars of all ages gather in Hungary ||Arena, MTBO, News||

Today is the start of the European Championships and the Junior European and Masters World Championships in MTB Orienteering, and also comprises the World Cup Round 1.


26/06/2018 || Development Seminar in China ||FootO, News||

At the end of 2017, the International Orienteering Federation (IOF) and the Orienteering Association of China (OAC) agreed upon several action items to further develop orienteering in China. One of these was an Event Organising Seminar, which would incorporate also an Event Advising Seminar.


21/06/2018 || 1:10000 for long distance competitions ||FootO, News||

At its latest meeting in Helsinki, the IOF Council (after voting) approved the IOF Foot Orienteering Commission’s proposal regarding a test period for allowing the use of map scale 1:10000 for long distance competitions (in WRE and regional championships only).
– This has been on the cards for a long time. Finally, we believe we found the right process on how to transform reality into our rules, says Aron Less, chairperson in IOF Foot Orienteering Commission.


04/06/2018 || Knock-Out Sprint is the favourite name ||FootO, News||

The public voting for the name of the new sprint format is finished and Knock-Out Sprint got 77 % of the votes.


25/05/2018 || Eliminator or Knock-Out Sprint as the third sprint format? ||FootO, News, Newsletter||

Vote for your favourite name of the new sprint format!


15/05/2018 || Alexandersson and Kyburz top World Cup rankings ||Arena, FootO, News||

Top athletes in this year’s World Cup after the European Championships are Tove Alexandersson, Sweden and Matthias Kyburz, Switzerland. Both dominated their competitions, winning two of the three individual races and finishing second in the other.


13/05/2018 || Alexandersson and Lundanes won the tough EOC long distance ||Arena, FootO, News||

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden, and Olav Lundanes, Norway are the new European champions in long distance. The two Scandinavian athletes managed to beat the Swiss team in the tough Swiss terrain.   


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