Event applications

Key planning documents

IOF Events Application Overview 2019 – 2023 v2 (Read this document before applying)

The document contains; a list of all application periods for coming IOF Events (+ 5 Years) ; a list of all appointed IOF Events (Date and Venue); a list of appointed and coming IOF partner events; major national orienteering events and major international sports events.

IOF Policy on conflicting event dates

This document describes the priority order of deciding event dates. It also contains a calendar with event periods for IOF FootO Events. The calendar can be found in Appendix 1: IOF Event Period Calendar for Foot Orienteering Events

Application documents

World Orienteering Championships 2023 (Forest)

Note! On Council meeting 189, council decided for deviation in appointment procedure. Council may appoint WOC organisers for both 2023 and 2025, at this application period, if receiving several bids of high quality.

WOC 2023 Guidance Notes
WOC 2023 Application Form
IOF Standard Agreement WOC

World Masters Orienteering Championships 2022

Note! On Council meeting 189, council decided for deviation in appointment procedure. Council may appoint WMOC organisers for both 2023 and 2024, at this application period, if receiving several bids of high quality.

WMOC 2022 Guidance Notes
WMOC 2022 Application Form
IOF Standard Agreement WMOC

Junior World  Orienteering Championships 2022

Note! The GA 2018 decided to change the JWOC program and include a Sprint Relay : “The Junior World Orienteering Championships is an annual event. The programme shall include a single-race Sprint competition, a Sprint Relay in the format WMMW, a single-race Middle distance competition, a single-race Long distance competition and a Relay as well as an opening ceremony, a closing ceremony and adequate rest and model events. The programme shall be kept within no more than 7 days.”
The first year with the new model is JWOC 2022.

JWOC 2022 Guidance Notes v2
JWOC 2022 Application Form v2
IOF Standard Agreement JWOC

EOC 2022 (Forest)

EOC 2022 Guidance notes
EOC 2022 Application Form
IOF Standard Agreement (If part of World Cup)

EOC 2021 (Sprint)

EOC 2021 (Sprint) Guidance notes
EOC 2021 Application Form
IOF Standard Agreement (If part of World Cup)

European Youth Orienteering Championships 2021

EYOC 2021- Application Form

Asian Junior and Youth Orienteering Championships 2021

Application Form, contact IOF Office, david.wastlund@orienteering.org.

Oceania Orienteering Championships 2021 (Including Junior 20 and Youth 18 and 16)

Application Form, contact IOF Office, david.wastlund@orienteering.org.

Asian Orienteering Championships 2020 (Including Junior 20 and Youth 18)

Application Form, contact IOF Office, david.wastlund@orienteering.org.

South American Orienteering Championships 2020 (Including Junior 20 and Youth 18 and 16)

Application Form, contact IOF Office, david.wastlund@orienteering.org.

World Ranking Events (WREs)

Please follow link for detailed WRE-application instuctions. Link.

Other related documents

Competition rules
Organiser guidelines
Leibnitz Convention
Competition Formats (See appendix 4 in competition rules)
Sanction fees for IOF Events in 2017-2022
Organiser contributions to the IOF Anti-doping Fund 2017-2022

Past IOF Event application forms retained for reference

World Orienteering Championships 2022

WOC 2022 Guidance Notes
WOC 2022 Application Form
IOF Standard Agreement WOC

World Masters Orienteering Championships 2021

WMOC 2021 Guidance Notes
WMOC 2021 Application Form
IOF Standard Agreement WMOC

Junior World  Orienteering Championships 2021

JWOC 2021 Guidance Notes
JWOC 2021 Application Form
IOF Standard Agreement JWOC

European Youth Orienteering Championships 2020

EYOC 2020- Application Form

EOC and World Cup Final 2020

EOC and WCup Final 2020 Guidance Notes for application (PDF)

WOC 2021 Application Front Sheet (New, Word file)
WOC 2021 Guidance notes for applicants (New, PDF file)

JWOC 2020 Application Form (New, Word file)
JWOC 2020 Guidance notes for applicants (New, PDF file)

WMOC 2020 Application Form (New, Word file)
WMOC 2020 Guidance notes for applicants (New, PDF file)

EYOC 2019 Application Form (New, Word file)

OOC 2019 Application Form (New, Word file)

JWOC 2019 – Application Form
JWOC 2019 – Guidance notes for applicants 

EYOC 2018 – Application Form

WOC 2019 – Guidance notes for applicants
WOC 2019 – Application Front Sheet 

WOC 2020 – Guidance notes for applicants 
WOC 2020 – Application Front Sheet

WOC 2018 Application Front Sheet
Guidance notes for WOC 2018 applicants

WOC 2017 Application Front Sheet
Guidance notes for WOC 2017 applicants

World Cup 2016 Application Form
World Cup 2016 info

JWOC 2018 Application Form
JWOC 2018 Requirements

JWOC 2016 Application Form
JWOC 2016 Requirements

Guidance notes for WMOC 2018 applicants
WMOC 2018 Application Form

WRE application form 2014 – Sprint
WRE application form 2014 – Middle/Long distance

 

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