Category: MTBO

Mountain Bike Orienteering (MTBO) development efforts and observations made between 2009-2019.

MTBO is MTB Racing

MTB Orienteering more like a MOUNTAIN BIKE race that just so happens to have Orienteering! It is a subtle yet important difference that will drastically impact your race turnout.

/ February 7, 2011

Jackson’s MTBO Ascension Continues

The untold story of this year’s World MTB Orienteering Championships is the continuing ascension of Adrian Jackson, Australia’s top MTBO athlete.

/ August 25, 2010

Time for Brownies

To expand the sport of Mountain Bike Orienteering, every race director should include beginner courses in each of their MTBO events.

/ April 21, 2010

New MTBO Competition Rules for 2010

The IOF Council has officially replaced the July 2008 version of the Competition Rules for IOF Mountain Bike Orienteering Events and approved new rules effective January 1st, 2010 -- Here's what changed.

/ February 11, 2010

Double Gold for Adrian Jackson (AUS)

Adrian Jackson (AUS) won double Gold Medals last week in both the Sprint and Long Distance events, making him the only athlete, and Australia the only country, to win two gold medals at the 2009 MTBO World Championships.

/ August 20, 2009

MTBO Worlds Tech Overview

To promote 2009 World Mountain Bike Orienteering Championships event organizers produced an Event Website, a YouTube Channel, and hinted towards the ability to track racers live via the web.

/ August 19, 2009