Israel Orienteering League

The Israel Orienteering League is the IOA’s main competition framework. The league is a series of competitions, and includes several two-day competitions, including the Israel Open Championships. League events have several hundred competitors spanning all ages and categories, numerous courses, newer maps and the latest O-technology.

Israel Orienteering League Schedule for 2019-20

Date Venue Event
05/10/2019 Ramat Hashofet Sprint
26/10/2019 Maccabim Sprint
16/11/2019 Tel Hadid Forest
13/12/2019 Hazorea Forest. Winter Cup Day 1
14/12/2019 Plugot Forest Forest. Winter Cup Day 2
04/01/2020 Kfar Hahoresh Forest
25/01/2020 Tel Tzora Forest
21/02/2020 Balfour Forest Forest. Israel Championships Day 1
22/02/2020 Beit Keshet Forest. Israel Championships Day 2
28/03/2020 Karmei Yosef Forest
24/04/2020 Magal Sprint
25/04/2020 Sha’ar Ha’Amakim Sprint
16/05/2020 Neot Kedumim Relay. Club Championships

Note that information in English may not be available in these links. To inquire and/or register, send an email to: IOA Info/Registration. You can also connect with the Israeli orienteering community by posting a message to the IOA Facebook page.

Registration: To guarantee a start time, please register at least 1 week before the competition.

League competitions use sportIDENT (SI) electronic punches. Results are always posted at the venue, and are available online within hours after competition. Online post-event analyses include splits and LapCombat.

At the end of the league season, individual winners in every category are determined based on their best 8 results. In addition, champion clubs are declared based on a scoring system that combines the best results of each club’s members.