IOF enters partnership with EBU to spread Orienteering Worldwide

The greatest international orienteering events will now be accessible to a significantly larger audience. The International Orienteering Federation, IOF, has entered a partnership with the European Broadcasting Union (EB...

How to follow the Orienteering World Cup Round 1 in Switzerland

The international orienteering season is about to start and you’re invited to follow all the action from the Orienteering World Cup 2024 closely. We start in Switzerland this weekend with Round 1 – a Knock-Out Spri...

Intense sprints will kick off the new World Cup season

Exactly 230 days after Tove Alexandersson (SWE) and Matthias Kyburz (SUI) crossed the finish line under Vicenza’s October sun to win both the KO Sprint titles at EOC and secure the overall 2023 Orienteering World Cup vic...

Scholarships for participation in the 2024 O-Ringen Academy

The IOF gives financial support (scholarships) to participate in O-Ringen Academy to selected participants from developing orienteering nations. Eight applicants for the O-Ringen Academy 2024 have been granted scholarshi...

2024-05-22

JWOC 2027 appointed to Poland – Japan will host WMOC 2027

Young orienteers will travel to Poland in three years to race for JWOC-medals, while the slightly older ones set course for Japan and the WMOC races the same year. It is clear after IOF Council’s meeting on May 3rd, 2024...

Orienteering events in India attract more than 1000 participants

A number of orienteering events in India over the past nine months have had around 1750 people try their hand at the sport. To date India has had 4 clubs, but four more are on the way, meaning six of the country’s ...