New members in five commissions

At the latest meeting the IOF Council approved the following commission members:...

Council discusses increased athletes’ representation

At the latest IOF Council meeting the Council discussed the importance of athlete representation in the Council and in the discipline commissions. Improving athletes’ representation in the governing bodies of the IOF,...

WADA 2019 Symposium from an athlete’s perspective

In March, the annual WADA Symposium invited athletes for the first time to participate in a specially curated programme running alongside the other sessions. The IOF representative was Jan Petržela of the Foot Orienteeri...

Erik Blomgren IOF representative at the biggest ever International Athletes’ Forum

More than 350 athlete representatives from 185 National Olympic Committees (NOCs), 50 International Federations (IFs), five continental Athletes Commissions (ACs), the ACs of all the Organising Committees of the upcoming...

World Orienteering Day 2019: Less than one month to go!

Is there anything more exciting than half a million people practising orienteering at the same time? 500 000 participants at 5.000 events in 100 regions are the goals for World Orienteering Day 2019, which takes plac...