Clarification regarding organising of World Ranking Events for the season 2021

IOF Office has received questions from several federations and organisers regarding the WRE application process for 2021 due to COVID-19 and the impact on organising events. Therefore the IOF have made below clarificatio...

A Glance Back to January 2020 Youth Training Academy in Algeria

The Confederation of Mediterranean Orienteering Federations (COMOF) organized its first Youth Training Academy (YTA) in Algeria in January 2020. “We chose Algeria for this event, to bring orienteering to a new country, w...

2020-09-22

Orienteers are adapting to COVID restrictions

In countries around the world, competitive orienteering has been heavily restricted or stopped altogether by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, it has become possible more recently for many nations to hold their national ch...

2020-09-18

European Junior and Youth Orienteering Championships cancelled

The European Junior and Youth Orienteering Championships scheduled for the end of October in Hungary has been cancelled. – The organisers have done a tremendous job in trying to keep this event alive for the junior...

2020-09-09

Call for volunteers in the areas of IT and Global Development

The IOF is seeking volunteers who are interested in working with the development of international orienteering. IT and digitalisation continues to take an increasingly important role in orienteering development, and espe...