Marit Wiksell – IOF Trail Orienteering Athlete of 2019

Swedish athlete Marit Wiksell, 28, dramatically achieved her big goal for 2019 in winning the TempO competition at the World Trail Orienteering Championships (WTOC) in hot and sunny Portugal in June. She qualified easily...

2020-01-29

Open call for survey answers – Fair Play in Orienteering

The IOF is planning on creating a digital education tool about issues of Fair Play in Orienteering. The intention is to make this tool available to member federations and athletes to help create a common understanding of...

Registration for World Orienteering Day 2020 is open

During 13-19 May 2020, any activity held can be registered as a World Orienteering Day event. It is time to start the work towards World Orienteering Day 2020. IOF’s vision is that orienteering is the most attractive adv...

Re-opening of bidding period for IOF events

During the last Council meeting in Frankfurt, 10-12 January, Council decided to re-open the bidding period for some major IOF events to allow for further bidders. Major events that the bidding period is re-open for are; ...

Event appointments 2021 and 2022

The IOF Council made several major event appointments at its latest meeting January 10-12 2020: Foot Orienteering 2022 European Orienteering Championships (EOC) – Hungary MTB Orienteering 2021 World Masters MTB Ori...