IOF International Training Camps for Youths

The IOF has put in place the opportunity for organisers of international orienteering training camps aimed at youths, to apply for IOF recognition for their camps. The idea of this effort is to help organisers to promote...

World TrailO Championships Relay: wins for Czech Republic and Finland

Finland’s Pinja Mäkinen won her second gold medal in two days as a member of the victorious team in the Open class in the Relay competition held in challenging terrain in Portugal. Sami Hyvonen and Antti Rusanen combined...

2019-06-29

TempO triumph for Sweden’s Marit Wiksell

The TempO competition today was won convincingly by the 28-year-old Swedish trail orienteer Marit Wiksell, who ended with a lead of 53 seconds over the silver medallist, Portuguese Ines Domingues. The bronze medal went t...

2019-06-29

World TrailO Championships: first golds to Finland and Sweden

Gold medals at the end of the 2-day PreO event in Portugal went to Pinja Mäkinen, Finland in the Open class and Ola Jansson, Sweden in the Para. Mäkinen won with a 1-point advantage, whereas Jansson finished with a 2-poi...

2019-06-28

World TrailO Championships: Czech and Finnish leaders after PreO Day 1

Pavel Dudik, Czech Republic and Pinja Mäkinen, Finland are the leaders of the Para and Open classes respectively after Day1 of the PreO competition. Mäkinen was the only competitor to achieve a full score of 28 points. C...

2019-06-25