The following competition categories and courses will be offered at championship and national league meets during the 2016-2017 season.
Israel competitions are usually run on classic format courses, as indicated in this table. Some competitions are sprint or middle distance format; distance, climb and winning time will be adjusted accordingly for those events.
Age categories for the 2016-2017 season is determined by the following years of birth:
|D/H -12||2005 and later|
(Note: women D-18 run D21A or D21B course)
(Note: all women aged 75 and above)