Changes in the 2021 junior season: EJYOC, EYOC and JEC involved

The postponed European Junior and Youth Orienteering Championships in Hungary now scheduled for April 24-26 2021 will welcome the same participants who were eligible to participate in 2020. So those born in 2000 can stil...

2020-10-14

Euromeeting cancelled

Euromeeting 2020 planned for late October in Czech Republic has been cancelled. Following an increase of Covid-19 cases in the country, the government has announced new restriction, one of them being to limit gathering o...

2020-10-13

Euromeeting will take place, but with compromises

Euromeeting is also called pre-WOC and serves as a rehearsal for athletes and organizers of the Nokian Tyres World Championships. The event is planned to start with the Sprint distance on Wednesday 28th of October in Zel...

2020-10-07

Junior World Championships participation and other decisions from the IOF Council meeting

The IOF Council met via Teams on Friday September 25th. One of the items on the agenda was the potential participation of junior athletes born in year 2000 at the Junior World Orienteering Championships 2021 (JWOC) and t...

Coping with Covid-19 – a varied picture around the world

New initiatives and changed venues, alongside tight event guidelines and some postponements and cancellations; the world’s Orienteering federations are working hard to enable our sport to continue, despite some setbacks....