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.

Application documents

World Ski Orienteering Championships 2021

WSOC 2021 Guidance Notes
WSOC 2021 Application form
IOF Agreement

World Ski Orienteering Championships 2022

Applications documents (TBD)

World Cup Round 2020

SkiO WCup 2020 Guidance Notes
SkiO WCup 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

World Masters Ski Orienteering Championships 2020

WMSOC 2020 Guidance Notes
WMSOC 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

Junior World Ski Orienteering Championships & European Youth Ski Orienteering Championship 2020

JWSOC 2020 and EYSOC 2020 Guidance Notes
JWSOC 2020 and EYSOC 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

European Ski Orienteering Championships 2021 (& World Cup Round)

Applications documents (TBD)

World Cup Round 2021

Applications documents (TBD)

World Masters Ski Orienteering Championships 2021

Applications documents (TBD)

Junior World Ski Orienteering Championships & European Youth Ski Orienteering Championship 2021

Applications documents (TBD)

SkiO World Ranking Events (WREs)

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

Other related documents

IOF Policy on conflicting event dates
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

European Ski Orienteering Championships 2020 (& World Cup Round)

ESOC 2020 Guidance Notes
ESOC 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

World Ski Orienteering Championships 2020

WSOC 2020 Guidance Notes
WSOC 2020 Application form
IOF Agreement

WSOC 2020 Application form (Old form, see new above)
WSOC 2020 Application guidance notes(Old guidance notes, see new above))
WSOC 2019 Guidance notes
WSOC 2019 Application Form
Ski Orienteering Championships 2019 – Joint Application Form ESOC, EYSOC, JWSOC and WMSOC 2019
Guidance notes for WSOC 2017 applicants
WSOC 2017 Application Form
World Cup Ski Orienteering 2017-2018 Application Form
JWSOC 2017 Application Form
WMSOC 2017 Application Form
SkiO WRE Application Form 2014-15

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  • IOF Main Sponsor

    IOF Main Sponsor

    Nokian Tyres

  • IOF Sponsors

    IOF Sponsors

    Bryzos
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  • World Championships

  • Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2018
    4-11 August 2018

  • World Trail Orienteering Championships 2018
    4-11 August 2018

  • World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships 2018
    5-13 August 2018

  • Other Upcoming Events

  • North American Orienteering Championships 2018
    17-24 August 2018

  • Orienteering World Cup Round 3
    31 August - 2 September 2018

  • MTB Orienteering World Cup FInal 2018
    21-23 September 2018

  • Orienteering World Cup Final 2018
    4-7 October 2018

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  • International Olympic Committee

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    Association of IOC Recognised International Sport Federations

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  • International Masters Games Association

  • Global Association of International Sports Federations

  • World Anti-Doping Agency

  • International University Sports Federation (FISU)

  • Conseil International du Sport Militaire (CISM)

  • European University Sports Association

  • International School Sport Federation