European Orienteering Championships 2021 will be in Switzerland

The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) together with the  local organising committee of the Orienteering World Cup, Verein Swiss Cup, are pleased to announce that the World Cup round which was scheduled to be he...

Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2020 and European Orienteering Championships 2021 cancelled

The IOF regrets to announce that the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2020 (WOC) which were planned to be held in Denmark, initially at the beginning of July and postponed until October, will not be held thi...

IOF signs 3-year broadcast rights agreement with Swedish Television

The IOF and Swedish national broadcaster SVT have signed a 3-year rights agreement for broadcasting of IOF championship events and the Orienteering World Cup for the years 2020 – 2022. SVT broadcast the productions...

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 ...