Euromeeting to include Sprint

Euromeeting scheduled in October in Czech Republic is an important test for the Nokian Tyres World Orienteering Championships 2021, for competing athletes and for the organiser. Based on the decision to include Sprints i...

2020-08-12

Updated programme for ECTO

Following the decision by IOF Council to allow WRE, TOC has decided to update the ECTO programme. The competitions in Hungary and Slovenia have been moved to new dates. The cancelled events in Norway have been replaced b...

2020-08-11

Ecuador and Malta join the IOF

The organisation Federación Ecuatoriana del Deporte de Orientacion (FEDEO) and Malta Sport For All were both approved as provisional members of the IOF at the digital Council Meeting last week (July 31). This brings the ...

2020-08-10

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 ...