The Israel Orienteering League is the IOA’s main competition framework. The league is a series of 12 high level events, 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. Some national events may also designated as World Ranking Events (WRE).
Israel Orienteering League Schedule for 2018-19
|13 Oct 2018||Sarid||Sprint||North|
|03 Nov 2018||Neot Kedumim||Sprint||Center|
|24 Nov 2018||Carmei Yossef||Center|
|28 Nov 2018||Menachamiah||Winter Cup Day 1||North|
|29 Dec 2018||Ein Tzur||Winter Cup Day 2||North|
|12 Jan 2019||Balfour||Relay – Club Competition||North|
|26 Jan 2019||Nachshonim||Center|
|22 Feb 2019||Kfar HaHoresh||Israel Open Day 1||North|
|23 Feb 2019||HaSolelim||Israel Open Day 2||North|
|23 Mar 2019||Tel Tzora||Center|
|13 Apr 2019||Sataf||Middle||Center|
|17 May 2019||Gannegar||Sprint||North|
|18 May 2019||Mizra||Sprint||North|
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 7 results. In addition, champion clubs are declared based on a scoring system that combines the best results of each club’s members.