Costa Rica joins the IOF

The Costa Rican Federation of Orienteering Sports (FECODEO) was approved as a provisional member of the International Orienteering Federation (IOF) at the recent IOF Council Meeting held in Norway in connection with the ...

2019-08-27

World Orienteering Championships moves into new era

The days of the ‘all-in’ World Championships (WOC) are over, and the first in the new ‘forest WOC’ format starts on Tuesday in Norway. Athletes from 48 nations will take part in Middle, Long and Relay races. The world’s ...

World Cup Sprint Relay: master class from Sweden

Sweden’s team of four produced a flawless perfomance today to win the Sprint Relay in Helsinki centre by a clear margin over Switzerland, with the Czech Republic taking third place. Tove Alexandersson for the favourites ...

World Cup chasing start: Swedish pair hold on to win

Tove Alexandersson and Gustav Bergman retained their good leads from yesterday’s race without coming under the pressure of being sighted by others today, and finished 1.30 and 1.58 respectively in front of the rest of th...

Sweden double in World Cup Middle distance

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden began her new World Cup season in emphatic style with a win by more than 1½ minutes in the Middle race in Finland today. Her compatriot Gustav Bergman was a clear winner in the men’s race. Alex...