Bulletin no. 2 for 22nd Summer Deaflympics Orienteering Event
Bulletin No. 2 now sends and click here: Bulletin. Note that the change program event and model event. Upd. 10.05.2013
Bulletin no. 1 for 22nd Summer Deaflympics Orienteering Event
Bulletin No. 1 now sends and click here: Bulletin. Note that it changes the terrain on sprint and middle distance. Upd. 04.04.2013
Inspection visit in Sofia for Deaflympics 2013, 27 February – 1 March 2013
Wednesday, 27 February 2013
Sprint, Zapaden Park Middle distance, Zapaden Park
Inspection visit October 2012 in Hungary to European Deaf Orienteering Championships October 2012
|EDSO TO Orienteering
Marek Mir-Mackiewicz performed the local inspection in Eger October
4 to October 6 Trento is locale north / east of Budapest and from
to Eger is a long way to 120 km and lasting 2 hours.
We visited the hotel and the comfort and second hostel, it's cheap price, because it can either hotel.
Organizers have a website for EDOC and EDJOC: http://www.siketsport.hu/orienteeringec2012/. We looked old town and castle. They took me out to look at places
and facilitics. There are two forests at a distance of aprrox.
25 to 20 km around Trento - there will be competition in the long, middle and relay. I was happy with the forests and the terrain is good and also very hilly
in the mountains. It's no problem, we will take advantage of their event and get a chance to show our deaf orienteering.
It will meet eDoc and EDJOC on October 22 to 27, 2012 Upd. 12.10.2012
Finally, Hungarian Deaf Sports Federation is ready to host EDOC 2012!
|Finally! Will tell
you the good news.
Hungarian Deaf Sports Federation invites you to participate in the 7th European Deaf Orienteering Championship and 2nd European Deaf Junior Orienteering Championship in Eger / HUN from 22/10/2012 - 27/10/2012.
Official letters from the Ministry and the Mayor received.
I also invite you all to support the efforts of the Hungarian colleagues and ensure the participation of their athletes in the league.
Soon you will receive from EDSO a new Name Registration form.. Updated: 8.09.2012
Perhaps Hungary will take over as host of European Deaf Orienteering Championships 2012?
|We negotiate with Hungarian Deaf Sports Federation for EDOC and EDJOC and date are yet, but it can hold at the end of October or beginning of November.
European Deaf Orienteering Championships 2012 in Italy is canceled!
received email from AD Trento that a very unfortunate and unexpected
letter from AD Trento Orienteering (Organizing Committee) behind
European Deaf Orienteering 2012 in Trento that
European Deaf Orienteering Championships 2012 website
|This is website for EDOC and you can click here: http://www.edoc2012.it Enjoy
Inspection visit November 2011 in Italy to European Deaf Orienteering Championships August/September 2012
EDSO TO Orienteering Marek Mir-Mackiewicz performed the local
inspection in Trento November 11 to November 13. Trento is locale
north of Verona and Verona from to Trento is long road 100 km and
|2011 World Deaf Orienteering Championships Update
Committee of the 2011 World Deaf Orienteering Championships event is
proudly to host in Cherkasy, Ukraine on 25 July.
further information about the event,
please click on this - More...] Source from ICSD Upd. 29.10.2010
|Now there are 19 Nations and 120 o-runners to Participate in World Deaf Orienteering Championships in Ukraine in 2011.
|Preliminary entry to World Deaf Orienteering Championships in Ukraine in 2011.
|Inspection visit May 2010 in Ukraine to World Deaf Orienteering Championships July 2011.
ICSD TD Orienteering Marek Mir-Mackiewicz performed
the local inspection in Cherkassy and Kiev May 17 to May 20
Cherkasy is located south of Kiev and Kiev from two
Cherkassy ice long road, about 160 km and lasting approximately 2 ½
time.Vi met Vice President of Cherkassy Orienteering Club in Cherkassy.
We visited two hotels, and it's good comfort.
me out to look at sites and facilitics.
There are three forests at a distance of aprrox.
5 - 20 km around Cherkassy - there will be competition in long, middle
I was pleased with the forests and the terrain is good.
is international, because Cherkassy Cup Orienteering for the hearing,
the international competition each year. This is no problem, we will
benefit from their event and get a chance to show our deaf
orienteering. It will
meet WDOC on July 25 to 30, 2011.
|Open Nordic Baltic Deaf Orienteering in Latvia will change date from June to September 2010
Latvian Deaf Sports Federation recently received
a formal reply that the City Council supports the funding for
organization of the Nordic - Baltic Deaf Orienteering
|It will hold Open Nordic Baltic Deaf Orienteering in Latvia in 2010
De have decided that NBDOC will take place in Tukums district "SVEIKUĻI”
in 16 - 20 June in 2010. The Tukums district is located in the west
of Latvia at the west coast of the Gulf of Rīga. The district area
is 2,447 km2. The distance between the capital city and the district
centre – 65 km.
|We come about bulletin No 3 for Deaflympics Orienteering
|Inspection visit October 2008 in Taipei to competition for orienteering
Yes, it was long ago because organizers had no solution to the
country time and space we are very responsible with the organizer in
Taipei, so we had to wait for space to clear.
|DRAFT to Deaflympics in Taipei 2009
ICSD has received preliminary confirmed to send a team to Taipei. Orienteering has reported the 21 countries to Summer Deaflympics in Taipei.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Brazil, Chinese Taipei, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Great Britain, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Russian Federation, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine and USA. Upd. 13.08.2008
|Registration to Deaflympics in Taipei 2009
ICSD are sending your national deaf sports the Preliminary Entry Form for Individual Sports for the 2009 Summer Deaflympics. Orienteering will held four competition: sprint, long distance, middle distance and relay. Your national will enrol to the ICSD Secretariat by the deadline of 1 August 2008.
But we have to follow the rules:
DEAFLYMPICS members from at least two regions taking part. Where there are less than five DEAFLYMPICS members from at least two regions taking part in the event, the host nation shall have the responsibility of terming the sporting event as an international competition or cancelling the event.
If we don´t meet the requirements in the rules, we have to cancel the Deaflympics in Taipei! Upd. 04.06.2008
|Inspection visit August 2007 EC Orienteering Championships for the Deaf in Estonia in 2008
EDSO TD-Orienteering Marek Mir-Mackiewicz carried out the local inspection in Voru and in Riga 23 - 25 August. We met chairman Riina Kuusk of the Estonian Deaf Sport Union and chairman of the Voru Orienteering Club in Voru. They took me out to look at the sites and facilitics. There where 2 (two) forests in a distance of approx. 10 km around Voru - wich there will held competitions in middle distance, long distance and relay. He was satisfied with the form forests and the terrain is good. Condition are international because they had Baltic Orienteering for hearing in 2004.
You can see more about for site EOC in Voru, in Estonia 2008. Upd. 09.09.2007
|Our great friend passed away.
I have a very sad news to tell you: old István Szebeli, Hungarian Orienteering champion for life passed away at half past 1 at night today. He would have been
72 years old in October. We will honor him and remember his great life with passion for the sport of orienteering. Upd. 08.08.2006
|First deaf participant at WOC for hearing in Denmark
His name is Tomas Kuzminskis
from Lithuania, he is among the best o-runners in Lithuania. He won
several medals at Deaflympics in Denmark 1997, Rome 2001 and Melbourne
2005 and at European Championships 1996, 2000 and 2004.
World Orienteering Championships 2006 in Denmark was held August 1th - 5th. Tomas Kuzminskis partcipated in long
distance and middle distance. He said that terrain was very hard.
You can visit http://www.woc2006.dk and look for his results.
Some of us will meet him again in Hungary, at World Deaf Orienteering Championships.
|President of International Orienteering Federation visited Taiwan
Mr. Ake Jacobson, President of International Orienteering Federation, visited Taiwan during Mar 6-10, 2006.He inspected the Orienteering Venues of 21st Summer Deaflympics and agreed with them. Just to let you know. Upd. 03.04.2006
|We sent out information and invitations about World Deaf Orienteering Championships in Hungary
We sent out information and invitations to all National Member Federations about World Deaf Orienteering Championships 2006.
There will be 1st World Deaf Orienteering Championships in Veszprem, Hungary on August 14th - 19th 2006.
Yes, finally, they will arrangere the first WDOC and we want to welcome you all to Hungary! Click here - to see the mail. Upd. 10.03.2006
|Again inform about World Deaf Orienteering Championships in Hungary
At the moment Hungarian Deaf Sports Federation are doing the final "paperwork" on hosting the World Deaf Orienteering Championships.
They are in contact with the Deaflympics and Deaflympics have to give the final confirmation.
If no further problems accure the WDOC will take place in Veszprem, Hungary on 14th - 19th August 2006,
(Budapest - Veszprem 110 km). Upd. 20.02.2006
|Inform about World Deaf Orienteering Championships in Hungary
I will inform you
about World Deaf Orienteering Championships in Hungary. Hungarian
Deaf Sports Federation will arrange host WDOC in 2006.
|Technical Delegates EDSO Seminar in Manchester City, England.
TO-Orienteering, Marek Mir-Mackiewicz was together with other EDSO
TO´s, summoned to a EDSO EC-meeting in Manchester City from October
21st to 22nd, 2005.
|WDOC in Hungary in 2006.
Deaf Sports Federation do prepare to host the World Deaf Orienteering Championships in 2006.
But still we are waiting for final approval from Deaflympics.
Competition Venue will be in town of Eger approx 140 km from Budapest. Eger has a very exiting terrain and is very hilly.
Deaflympics TD-Orienteering will do the inspection visit to Hungary coming autumn.
|Lithuanian deaf orienteers met president of Lithuania
The Ukrainian Deaflympics team at the reception at Lithuanian President Valdas Adamkus
The orienteering team and mr. President Valdas Adamkus
The double gold winner Tomas Kuzminskis meets the president...
and was onoured by receiving The Officer medal order. Upd. 06.08.2005
Ukrainan deaf orienteers met president of Ukraine
The Ukrainian Deaflympics team at the reception at President Jushchenkо.
On the left the orienteering team, wich brought several medals back home.
USADSF has approval that the Ad hoc Orienteering Committe get´s affiliated under USADSF Sports. The is great for deaf orienteers in USA.
Here´s the address USADSF Orienteering. Upd. 23.04.2005
TD-Orienteering meeting in Melbourne
On January 13th 2005 we held
TD-Orienteering meeting in Melbourne. We discussed subjects like
evaluation Deaflympics Orienteering in Ballarat, future about Young and
Children, International Deaf Orienteering Federation and website about
World Deaf Orienteering. Hungary want to host World Deaf Orienteering
Championships in 2006.
This was good meeting.
If you are interested to know more about deaf orienteering, you can contact Deaflympics
Picture: O-leaders from 11 different countries met in Melbourne.
Hungary want to
arrangere WDC in 2006?
Hungarian Deaf Sports Federation wish to undertake as organizer of World Deaf Championships in orienteering in september 2006.
But they are waiting for confirmation from the authorities and Deaflympics.
New homepage for World
Because of the orienteering competition is part of Deaflympics in Australia. There is a growing interest for the orienteering disciplin.
We have a very exiting time ahead. We got new contacts with deaf o-runners in Australia and USA. It´s very good to have also competition
from outside of Europe.
Hope for good luck in future. And there for I have made a new homepage, so you can read about news and results. Hope I´ll be able to
update with fresh results from Deaflympics 2005.
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from webmaster. Upd. 15.12.2004
Host for the World Deaf
Orienteering Championships in 2006?
Through the CISS/Deaflympic secretariat, the CISS/Deaflympics TD-Orienteering sent out an e-mail to Deaf Sports Federations,
asking for applications as host of the World Deaf Orienteering Championships 2006.
The e-mail was sent on June 14th 2004, to countries that which have the orienteering sport discipline.
Click here - to see the mail. Upd. 19.06.2004
Technical Delegates Summer
Sports Seminar in Lausanne, Switzerland.
The CISS/Deaflympics TD-Orienteering, Marek Mir-Mackiewicz was together with other CISS/Deaflympics TD´s, summoned to
a CISS/Deaflympics EC-meeting in Lausanne from May 17th to 23rd, 2004.
During this seminar there also were held meetings with Melbourne 2005, Deaflympics Games Organization Committee.
Regarding to the orienteering competition there were some questions that had to be resolved and clarified.
The CISS/Deaflympics EC and TD also guested the international sports convention Sportaccord. Here we had the opportunity to attend
some panel discussion´s and various exibtions. We also had meeting/discussion with the GAISF representatives. As new members of
the GAISF organization it´s important to CISS/Deaflympics to, create a good contact tothe GAISF. We had talks about the further
colaboration and informed on the topics hearing and deaf sport´s.
To you information: GAISF = General Association of International Sports Federations. Upd. 19.06.2004
Deaflympics 2005 Preliminary Entries
Following 14 countries are listed at CISS´s E-news Preliminary Entry Report:
Deaf Orienteering Championship August 29th - 31th 2003 in
It´s the second time NBD has been held. First time was in 1999.
The Championship started in the year 1979 as Nordic Deaf Orienteering and was in 1999 changed, to Nordic Baltic Deaf Orienteering
Championship. And will be arranged every 4th year.
In the Championship this year at Pärnu, there was participants from Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
Guest paricipate from Ukraine and Switzerland.
Click here for results. Upd.07.09.2003
WC in Bulgaria
2003 - cancelled!
The CISS Sports Director has desided to cancel the WC in orienteering in Bulgaria in 2003. There´s to short time for preparations.
WC in orienteering will start from the year 2006 and Hungary is interessed host the Championship.
But you´ll get more informations when I know more about this. Upd. 25.03.2003
Bulgaria want to
arrangere WC in 2003?
Bulgarian Deaf Sports Federation wish to take over as organizer of WC in orienteering in september 2003, because of cancelled in Israel.
CISS Congress meets in Sundsvall on 27-28 February where delegates will cast their votes about WC in orienteering in Bulgaria.
Bulgaria plan to arrangere the WC in orienteering at the town Primorsko in the Black Sea region. A place with all the necessary conditions.
Israel 2003 - cancelled!
The Deaf World Championships in orienteering 2003 event is cancelled, due to political instability in Israel and Middle East.
We hope other countries will consider hosting World Championships in 2006. If your country is interessed in hosting the
World Championships in orienteering 2006, please contact CISS and let them know.