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.


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.


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.


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.


13/09/2018 || Call for WRE applications ||FootO, MTBO, News, SkiO, TrailO||

The general deadline for WRE applications in the 2019 season (2018-2019 season for SkiO) is in 30th September and applications are as usual entered in IOF Eventor. Note that it is very important to get the SkiO and MTBO applications by the deadline, 30 September. The FootO and TrailO application period is a bit more flexible, but still we want to have the majority of applications in by 30th September.


12/09/2018 || Apply For IOF Major Events ||FootO, MTBO, News, SkiO, TrailO||

IOF invites all member federations to apply for IOF Events and the next application deadline is 2019-01-01.


06/09/2018 || European Ski Orienteering Championships 2020 in Russia ||News, SkiO||

The IOF Council has appointed Russia as organiser of the European Ski Orienteering Championships 2020. There have been difficulties in finding organisers for major events in Ski Orienteering and 2020 is no exception; Russia was the only bidder for ESOC 2020.


15/03/2018 || Ski Orienteering World Cup 2017-2018 final: Maps ||Arena, News, SkiO||

The maps of the IOF Ski Orienteering World Cup Round 3, in Craftsbury, Vermont, US. Sprint Women Men Middle distance Women 1 Women 2 Men 1 Men 2 Long distance … Sprint Relay Women Men


11/03/2018 || Ski Orienteering World Cup: titles to Alexandersson and Lamov ||Arena, News, SkiO||

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden and Andrey Lamov, Russia won the IOF Ski Orienteering World Cup 2017-2018. Alexandersson won 6 of 9 individual races this season and secured an overall win before the final individual race of the season. Mariya Kechkina of Russia finished second in the overall standings. The Russian athlete had a great season with […]


10/03/2018 || Ski Orienteering season ended with a victory for Sweden ||Arena, News, SkiO||

Sweden team won the Mixed Sprint Relay at the IOF Ski Orienteering World Cup final in the Craftsbury, Vermont, USA. Despite an early mistake on the first leg and a broken ski on the last leg, the Swedish duo of Erik Rost and Tove Alexandersson repeated their success from the European Championships and won a […]


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