A wake-up call from Covid-19

It was probably inevitable that we would eventually see positive Covid-19 virus infections in an IOF event “bubble”. However, the virus which has caused the global pandemic has sent a real wake-up call from t...

2021-07-23

Report from IOF Council Meeting July 16th

The IOF Council held its meeting number 207 last Friday July 16th. Here are some of the key decisions from the meeting: Event decisions The Junior World Orienteering Championships (JWOC) 2024 were awarded to the Czech Re...

Athletes representatives elected

The elections for the IOF Athletes Advisory Groups (AAG) were completed yesterday July 15th, and the composition of the groups is now know. Voting was carried out digitally among all athletes who had participated in a Wo...

The World Games qualifications and WOC divisions

The results of the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2021 are also important for qualifications for future events. Qualifications for The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA in mid-July next year are...

2021-07-14

Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships medal summary

There was no doubt which nation dominated the competitions at WOC this year. It was a record-breaking performance by the Swedish team, led of course by Tove Alexandersson’s 5 x gold performance. Norway and Switzerl...

2021-07-13