To expand the sport of Mountain Bike Orienteering, every race director should include beginner courses in each of their MTBO events.
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.
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.
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.
IOF moves to make sure only Europeans MTBO racers can place in the European MTBO Championships days before Australian MTBO athletes set to race.
Ever wonder what it costs an MTBO Event Organizer to get their race sanctioned by the IOF? Neither did we until we started trolling the various documents on the IOF website!