MTB Orienteering Commission

What’s new in MTBOC?

  • New evaluation survey – please fill out our questionnaire of the EMTBOC & EJYMTBOC in Portugal. Link here.
  • Evaluation of 2022 events. See more under Internal/Event quality/Event Evaluation
  • Published results of survey about the future EMTBOC programme – please follow this link or see the section with “Documents” below.
  • Final results World Master Series 2022 and preview of WMS 2023
  • New questionnaires event evaluation (Bulgaria) – under Event quality section (follow THIS link)
  • Latest uploads – Commission’s last meeting Minutes &  results of the survey about backup SIAC (see in documents below)
  • New survey about the future EMTBOC programme – please follow this link.
  • We are trying to collect oldies, but goldies 🙂  maps from previous high-level MTBO events. Please visit our MTBO maps archive.
  • Updated evaluation for 2021 events.
  • Published new MTBO Map specification! Follow link
  • New WRE Guidelines & last Commission’s meeting minutes has been published.


Remits MTB Orienteering Commission 2023-2024



Members MTB Orienteering Commission

Ursula Häusermann (SUI)

chair.mtboc (at)


Responsibilities: Events advising, event planning & quality. Event advisors support. Application documents. Commission budget. Open forums. Meeting minutes. In touch with Rules Commission.

Jiri Putik (CZE)

j.putik (at)

Responsibilities: Events evaluation. MTBO parts of IOF web pages. Mapping. IT related issues. Evaluate applications.

Tiago Fernandes (POR)

tiago.t.a.fernandes (at)

Responsibilities: Global Development Commission. Evaluate applications. Coordinate event calendar. Guide MTBO maps.

Keith Dawson (GBR)

drkpdawson (at)

Responsibilies: Development and education. Masters and “Young guns” world series. MTBO rules. Evaluate applications. Coordinate event calendar and internat. camps for youths & juniors.

Mika Häkkinen (FIN)

mika (at)

Responsibilities: Sports development projects. Mapping related issues. Evaluate applications. Coordinate event calendar.

Steven Hale (SWE)

Responsibilies: Mapping related issues. Global events calendar. In touch with Map Commission. Rewiev of ISMTBOM. Evaluate applications.

Giaime Origgi (ITA)

giaime.origgi (at)

Responsibilites: In touch with Athletes’ Commission. Fair Play working group. Development – increase fairness. Evaluate applications.

Michael Lindholm (DEN)

mjlindholm19 (at)

Responsibilities: Development project HOFME (How to Organise a First MTBO Event), sport development. Evaluate applications. Coordinate event calendar.

Igor Błachut (POL)

iblachut (at)

Responsibilities: Competition rules and guidelines. Evaluate applications. Coordinate event calendar.