Mapping/Control Descriptions

IOF Map Commission

International Specifications

International Specification for Orienteering Maps (ISOM 2017)
International Specification for Sprint Orienteering Maps
International Specification for MTB Orienteering Maps
International Specification for Ski Orienteering Maps 2014 (updated)

Appendixes

ISOM 2017 Appendix 1 – CMYK Printing and Colour Definitions

Control Descriptions

IOF Control Descriptions (A4)
IOF Control Descriptions (A5)

Unofficial translations
Translations are made by national federations and private persons. Please note that in any conflict between the original English IOF version and the translation, the English IOF version shall prevail.

IOF Control Descriptions French

Other mapping related documents

Map Clinic Instructor’s kit (external link)

Event Adviser check list for map making
Guidelines for using non-offset printed maps in WREs
Ski orienteering map_symbols and map scales (PDF)
Ski orienteering map_symbols and map scales (OCAD-9)
Ski orienteering map_symbols and map scales (OCAD-11)

Test sheet for assessing print quality for orienteering maps

International Conferences on Orienteering Mapping

2018 – Prague, Czech Republic

Invitation
Programme

Presentations 

2016 – Strömstad, Sweden

Invitation and Call for presentation
Programme
Presentations

2014 – Lavarone, Italy

Invitation
Programme
Presentations

2012 – Lausanne, Switzerland

Programme
Invitation

2010 – Trondheim, Norway

Programme
Presentations

 

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