23/03/2016 || World Orienteering Day 11 May 2016
On Wednesday May 11th 2016, at as many locations as possible, we would love to see people of all ages taking part in some sort of Orienteering event. Clubs from all over the world can make a fantastic contribution that benefits both education at school and development of the sport.
23/01/2015 || First Orienteering Championship of Western Sahara
The Saharawi refugee camp of Wilaya of Boujdour was the scene at the beginning of November for the first Orienteering Championships of Western Sahara. Read more here!
22/01/2015 || Orienteering at school
Orienteering at school for 6-12 years old kids has never been as “Cool, Awesome and Educational” as it is now! Please check this “web-book” here in English.
22/01/2015 || How to produce a School map
New manual for how to produce a School map has been made by Swiss Orienteering.
24/10/2014 || Orienteering part of the United World Games 2015!
We are happy to announce that orienteering will be part of the United World Games 18th – 21st June 2015 in Klagenfurt at lake Wörthersee, Austria.
05/09/2014 || New material published
Some new material on how to teach orienteering in schools has been published in the “Materials’ overview” section of the website.
11/06/2014 || Greetings from the creator of the Youth site
The goal of this Youth page is to help new federations and clubs to develop our sport.
23/05/2014 || Focus on Youth
“It is almost like stating the obvious to say that young people are important to the future of our sport, and young people are now a specific focus in IOF’s current activity plans.”