What is MOBO?

MOBO is modern way to practice orienteering sport. Todays smartphone is 3-in-1 device for orienteer – map, compass and punching device all in one package. Still you need basic orienteering skills to complete courses- maps in phone are standard orienteering maps and for navigation you need to use built-in on-screen compass. There are special signs in controls points with QR code. Punch information will be sent to server where you could see statistics of MOBO users. MOBO application is developed for local permanent orienteering courses, but using this platform, it’s possible to organise outdoor orienteering events for everyone and everywhere.
First MOBO course opened January 1, 2012 in Estonia (Keila).

MOBO courses

Course name CPPunches
1.! MOBO demo rada 1 651
Map location 2.Alutaguse Puhke- ja Spordikeskus 16 836
Map location 3.Antini Kapi 11 54
Map location 4.Aravete 16 568
Map location 5.Åvestadal Skola 21 0
Map location 6.Bell Wood, Aberdeenshire 22 35
Map location 7.Bosön 19 62
Map location 8.Buckarby 11 89
Map location New map  9.Burrs Activity Centre (North) 18 19
Map location New map  10.Burrs Activity Centre (South) 20 24
Map location New map  11.Burrs Country Park 30 15
Map location 12.Creag Choinnich, Aberdeenshire 28 18
Map location 13.Daugavas muzejs 11 463
Map location 14.Dess Woods Semi-Permanent Course 24 44
Map location 15.Dunas de Liencres 17 22
Map location 16.Elva (L) Tervise- ja Spordikeskus 15 612
Map location 17.Elva Tervise- ja Spordikeskus 31 2223
Map location 18.Espoo Haltia-Solvalla 15 166
Map location 19.Espoo Leppävaara 9 219
Map location 20.Espoo Oittaa 11 855
Map location 21.Eurajoki Lahdenperä 15 373
Map location 22.Garaio 34 305
Map location 23.Govic-Jastrebarsko 8 39
Map location 24.Green Field 5 (Minsk) 19 55
Map location 25.Gruvgärdet, Avesta 12 0
Map location 26.Haabneeme Karulaugu terviserada 17 1613
Map location 27.Haanja 18 422
Map location 28.Haapajärvi Haaga 15 118
Map location 29.Haapavesi Lumimaa 15 315
Map location 30.Halton village 27 55
Map location 31.Hampstead Heath 25 782
Map location 32.Harjavalta Hiittenharju 15 1282
Map location 33.Harku terviserajad 16 3899
Map location 34.Heinola Vierumäki 15 2803
Map location 35.Helsinki Laakso 15 2430
Map location 36.Helsinki Pihlis 15 322
Map location 37.Hjälmstaskolan 11 10
Map location 38.Hørhaven 33 214
Map location 39.Hyvinkää Noppo 15 43
Map location 40.Hyvinkää Puolimatka 15 6
Map location 41.Hyvinkää Tapainlinna 15 815
Map location 42.Iisalmi Kangas 21 1250
Map location 43.Imatra Hossukka 17 720
Map location 44.Inari Kiilopää 19 190
Map location 45.Jõulumäe püsirada 23 1664
Map location 46.Järve terviserajad 7 2203
Map location 47.Kangasala Kirkkoharju 15 831
Map location 48.Kangasniemi Urheilukeskus 15 516
Map location 49.Karkkila Toivike 15 197
Map location 50.Karksi-Nuia 14 565
Map location 51.Karlbo Skola, Avesta 16 171
Map location 52.Keila Terviserajad 19 2240
Map location 53.Kilingi-Nõmme 23 401
Map location 54.Kitee Hutsi 15 1210
Map location 55.Kittilä Levi 15 122
Map location 56.Konnevesi Lapunmäki 15 183
Map location 57.Kouvola Känkkärä 15 707
Map location 58.Kouvola Palomäki 15 839
Map location 59.Kubija terviserajad 16 1306
Map location 60.Kuopio Rauhalahti 15 90
Map location 61.Kuopio Taivaanpankko 15 127
Map location 62.Kurikka Jurva 15 3
Map location 63.Kuusamo Liikuntakeskus 15 34
Map location 64.Kõrvemaa püsirada 29 1871
Map location 65.Kääriku terviserajad 21 762
Map location 66.La Roche-Chalais 12 28
Map location 67.Laagri 16 1434
Map location 68.Las Łagiewnicki, Łódź 19 252
Map location 69.Las Mokrzański 31 4
Map location 70.Lasek Osobowicki 16 115
Map location 71.Laulasmaa 24 1521
Map location 72.Lavia Pururata 15 125
Map location 73.Lohja Kisakallio 13 601
Map location 74.Lohja Liikuntakeskus 15 479
Map location 75.Loviisa Polku 30 460
Map location 76.Lutsu talu 21 373
Map location 77.Lüllemäe Hundirada 17 159
Map location 78.Lüllemäe kool 11 91
Map location 79.Lüllemäe külarada 13 531
Map location 80.Lüllemäe Rebaserada 10 75
Map location 81.Lüllemäe Suusamaa 15 123
Map location 82.Malvaste Loodusrada 11 301
Map location 83.Mammaste püsirada 16 599
Map location 84.Mariehamn Badhusberget 15 543
Map location 85.Markusskolan 20 111
Map location 86.Mikkeli Kalevankangas 18 361
Map location 87.Mõedaku 18 316
Map location 88.Mänttä Mäntänvuori 15 2010
Map location 89.Nakkila Salomonkallio 15 100
Map location 90.Nastola Pajulahti 15 645
Map location 91.Nelijärve 18 604
Map location 92.Nivillac 10 2
Map location 93.Nouailles 13 28
Map location 94.Nõmme spordikeskus 11 4375
Map location 95.Oulu Linnanmaa 15 58
Map location 96.Palivere terviserajad 21 1363
Map location 97.Paralepa 23 1507
Map location New map  98.Parque Cruce de Arinaga 26 0
Map location 99.Peraküla 12 536
Map location 100.Pirgu terviserajad 21 1134
Map location 101.Pirita Seikluspark 10 1842
Map location 102.Pirita terviserajad 16 3904
Map location 103.Polvijärvi Huhmari 15 161
Map location 104.Pori Isomäki 15 1376
Map location 105.Porvoo Runeberg 8 870
Map location 106.Przełęcz Tąpadła 32 18
Map location 107.Pudasjärvi Jyrkkäkoski 15 232
Map location 108.Puolanka Honkavaara 15 81
Map location 109.Raasepori Fiskars 15 19
Map location 110.Raeküla 21 1040
Map location 111.Rainbow Falls 12 12
Map location 112.Riihimäki Riutta 15 806
Map location 113.Rohuneeme 22 1495
Map location 114.Rounall Wood 18 0
Map location 115.Rovaniemi Ounasvaara 15 637
Map location 116.Saare 23 191
Map location 117.Saarijärvi Summassaari 15 383
Map location 118.Saku terviserajad 20 1523
Map location 119.Salo Urheilupuisto 15 1641
Map location 120.Savonlinna Tanhuvaara 15 518
Map location 121.Seinäjoki Joupiska 21 42
Map location 122.Severac L´Eglise 40 230
Map location 123.Skogsbo skola 17 1300
Map location 124.Tammela Koulukeskus 15 556
Map location 125.Tampere Suolijärvi 15 536
Map location 126.Tartu Raadi 11 794
Map location 127.Tartu Tähtvere puhkepark 15 2546
Map location 128.Tuusula Kellokoski 2 9 188
Map location 129.Tuusula Lepola 13 13
Map location 130.Tähtvere mets 11 657
Map location 131.Tärnsjö 16 119
Map location 132.Valgehobusemäe püsirada 21 1237
Map location 133.Valgerand 15 757
Map location 134.Vesanto Koulukeskus 15 156
Map location 135.Williamson Park 33 195
Map location 136.Vooremäe terviserajad 16 1927
Map location 137.Äänekoski Liikuntapuisto 15 481
Map location 138.Ylivieska Liikuntakeskus 15 364
Map locationMap location   Popular coursePopular course   New mapNew map   2356 90238

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MOBO 1-2-3

1First you need to install application into phone. Free MOBO app is available for : Windows Phone, Android, iPhone and Nokia (Symbian) devices.
For Android users: If you have problems with internal QR reader, you may install external app for reading codes.

2Choose course/map name and wait until map is downloaded to the phone. Use build-in compass and map on screen to navigate to the control(s).

3To make a punch - select from the app menu (or press button [Photo]) "Punch" and make picture from QR code. Successful punch will be sent to server for statistics. If you complete course, you may give feedback from course information page in app.

Help and Privacy Policy.

Get it on Windows Phone Store Get it on Google Play Download on the App Store Nokia Symbian version (Symbian^3) from Opera Mobile Store

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Help and hints

Punching in control - Best distance between QR code and phone is about 20..50cm. But it depends what QR software you are using and conditions.

Calibrate compass - The compass, installed on Phone device requires calibration after the device is powered up. In addition, these sensors might require periodic recalibration. To calibrate hold the device in front of you and sweep it through a figure 8 pattern.

Demo ControlDemo raja KP How to try MOBO? How to practice without going to forest? Start application and choose "!MOBO DEMO" course, click tree on right and make a "punch" - read this code. It's easy! And now it's time to visit nearest course in park!

Protect your phoneProtect your phone Protect you phone - If you don't have weatherproof phone, keep phone in plastic bag as you protect your paper map. You may read QR even throw bag!

MY MOBO is your personal MOBO page, where You could get more personalised statistics. Using Google or Microsoft Live account, you may bind your different phones into single MOBO account. To see My MOBO page, choose from the application menu My MOBO or visti website mobo.osport.ee/mymobo (first you had to bind MOBO account with Google/Live account from the phone).

MOBO control with NFC stickerMOBO control with NFC sticker Some courses have controls with NFC (NearFieldCommunication:: wiki) tags - small sticker under the control sign with MOBO-NCF logo. Just put your phone near to NFC sticker and the phone will register your visti to the control. NFC controls are marked in control descriptions.
NB! You need Android or Windows Phone 8 device for NFC-punching !

How to add course(s)? If you like idea of MOBO and you will to make permanent orienteering course with MOBO controls, please contact with me: mobo(at)osport.ee.

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