World Ranking Rules and System updated

The IOF FootO Commission have done a thorough review of points allocation for World Ranking Events (WREs) compared with Major Events. The report stated that the mean of points allocated to WREs had been significantly low...

WRE period prolonged due to the COVID-19 pandemic

The IOF Council has decided to extend the period that counts towards the ‘top 5’ World Ranking Events that make up an athlete’s World Ranking score. All IOF World Ranking Events were cancelled from the 17th of March due ...

World Ranking Events allowed from August 1, 2020

At its meeting on Thursday July 9th the IOF Council discussed the organisation of World Rankings Events (WRE). The possibility to organise WREs had been suspended from March 17, 2020 until July 31, 2020 due to restrictio...

19th ICOM to be held digitally July 8th

The 19th International Conference on Orienteering Mapping (ICOM) will be held as a digital conference with presentations being livestreamed via to the Facebook group Orienteering Mappers. The conference is scheduled to b...

Online Orienteering in IOF Eventor calendar

In this period with the outbreak of the Corona virus (Covid-19) and shutdown/restrictions all over the world, orienteering online has become very popular. A lot of new initiatives have been taken by orienteers around the...