No doubt many of you have seen this announcement from the International Orienteering Federation (IOF) on Friday (31 July 2020). This has meant the cancellation of JWOC 2020 and the replacement of Portugal with Turkey in 2021. Also, EYOC is going ahead, but will be rebranded as EJOC (European Junior...
2020 Junior and MTB World Championships cancelled, European Youth Orienteering Championships to include juniors
International Orienteering Federation (IOF); 31 July 2020. The IOF Council, at its digital meeting held today July 31st, decided that the Junior World Orienteering Championships (JWOC) 2020 scheduled to be held in Turkey in October and the World Mountainbike Orienteering Championships (WMTBOC) 2020...
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Final reminder to all members. The 2020 British Orienteering Annual General Meeting (AGM) takes place this Saturday 1 August at 5pm.
The Junior Weekend saw juniors from across the globe battle it out in a series of virtual challenges testing skills like routechoice, map memory and contour interpretation.
The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) have reset the embargo for Edinburgh from now, July 2020.
The Isle of Man Orienteering Klubb (IOM OK) have organised their first orienteering event since lockdown.
By Kay Hawke member of Pendle Forest Orienteers and who was instrumental in setting up the project with the local School Sports Coordinator.
To help support our members and participants in these social distancing times, British Orienteering is developing and providing a range of eLearning resources to go alongside our qualifications and awards to support, engage and provide extra information for those who wish to extend their learning.
Report by Fiona Keir, Chief Operating Officer, Scottish Orienteering Association (SOA)
As a sport, we must work together to resume orienteering responsibly and within the relevant Government guidance.
The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) have recently announced the rearranged dates for the two main junior international competitions, EYOC and JWOC, with them being provisionally tabled now for 6-10th October (JWOC, Turkey) and 23-25th October (EYOC, Hungary). The IOF’s intention is to ma...
To further support clubs and members with returning to orienteering, British Orienteering will be hosting a Returning to Orienteering Q&A Webinar on Tuesday 21 July 2020 at 19:30.
British Orienteering are delighted to announce today that orienteering will return to England on Saturday 1 August 2020.
British Orienteering has announced that orienteering will return to England on 1 August 2020 (subject to any further restrictions that may be imposed by the government).
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Friday 17 - Sunday 19 July 2020.
Report by Richard Gamble, Sporting Clubs Coordinator (Northern Ireland)
Due to the continuing issues around the covid-19 pandemic and the uncertainty about the short to mid-term future of orienteering activities, the Talent & Performance team have made the decision to cancel the Summer Talent Development camp in North Wales and the Pre-JWOC camp in Portugal, both of whi...
The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) recently announced that Covid-19 impacts meant that the Sprint World Orienteering Championships (WOC) scheduled for Denmark in 2020 was postponed until 2022, and that Russia was no longer able to stage the 2021 European Orienteering Championships in Sp...
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