IRF Policy documents

Policy documents relating to operational aspects of the International Rogaining Federation, including selection, hosting and conduct of World Rogaining Championship events.

Download this file (1401 WRC Host Policy.pdf)1401 WRC Host Policy.pdf[WRC Host Policy]80 kB
Download this file (1401 WRC Rotation Policy.pdf)1401 WRC Rotation Policy.pdf[WRC Rotation Policy]88 kB
Download this file (1407 IRF Financing Policy.pdf)1407 IRF Financing Policy.pdf[IRF Financing Policy]62 kB
Download this file (14WRC2016 Entry Criteria Final.pdf)14WRC2016 Entry Criteria Final.pdf[WRC 2016 Entry Criteria]43 kB
Download this file (1803 WRC Expression of Interest Requirements.pdf)1803 WRC Expression of Interest Requirements.pdf[WRC Expression of Interest Requirements]91 kB
Download this file (Generic WRC_Host Agreement.pdf)Generic WRC_Host Agreement.pdf[Genric WRC Host Agreement]96 kB
Download this file (WRC Ceremonies Guideline Final.pdf)WRC Ceremonies Guideline Final.pdf[WRC Ceremonies Guidelines]66 kB

Strategic Plan for the Sport of Rogaining 2014, IRF

For your consideration and implementation,

Please find attached the Strategic Plan for the Sport of Rogaining 2014. Produced for the sport of rogaining by the International Rogaining Federation Inc. Developed in conjunction with IRF Members and other national rogaining bodies; endorsed by a vote of the IRF Council and approved for publication in February 2015.

Comments, questions and discussion regarding the plan are encouraged and welcome.

Thank you,

Alan Mansfield

Promotion and Development Manager on behalf of the IRF Executive

9th April 2015

Download this file (IRF (141212) Strategic Plan Rogaining Final.pdf)IRF 2014 Strategic Plan, published April 2015 [Strategic Plan for the sport of rogaining]129 kB

Resources - Updated 4th August 2013

Resources - updated 4th August 2013

Astronomical information and calculators: moon phase, sunrise and set, twilight etc.                                                                                                                                                                                                            › IRF newsletters - No.78 to current

IRF strategic plan

Rogaining Rules - current from the 1st of January 2013

Technical Regulations of the ARA

Costigan's Organising a Rogaine


IRF Constitution - 1st January 2013

The Council of the IRF considered amendments to the IRF Constitution and approved amendments to commence on the First of January 2013, please see the attached, amended Constitution.

Download this file (IRF Constitution 130101.pdf)IRF Constitution 130101[IRF Constitution as amended, commencing 1st January 2013 ]162 kB

How to Rogaine

Information, links, videos and other resources that will help you get started and keep you rogaining. Your further recomendations are welcome and encouraged.

ACT, Australia - The Rogaine Guide

 - Rogaining with Eric Part One - You Tube resources produced by Eric Bone, founder of Meridian Geographics ( regarding rogaining gear and strategy. Eric has published seven of these video clips covering many of the key aspects of rogaining for competitors.