The International Orienteering Federation (IOF) has agreed to increase the start intervals in the sprint event at this month's World Cup in Basel, to ensure a better television spectacle.
Costa Rica has been approved as a provisional member of the International Orienteering Federation (IOF).
All of the women's gold medals from the World Orienteering Championships have been claimed by Sweden after they triumphed in the relay in Norway, with the men completing the team double.
Olav Lundanes won his 10th World Orienteering Championships title after triumphing on home soil in the middle distance race.
The World Orienteering Championships will take place in Switzerland in 2023 and Finland two years later, it has been announced.
Norwegian athletes impressed on home turf with three heat victories in middle distance qualifying at the World Orienteering Championships.
Orienteering takes its first steps into a new era this week with a new format for the World Championships in Norway.