Israel Orienteering League

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

Date Venue Event
13 Oct 2018 Sarid Sprint
03 Nov 2018 Neot Kedumim Sprint
24 Nov 2018 Carmei Yossef
28 Nov 2018 Menachamiah Winter Cup  Day 1
29 Dec 2018 Ein Tzur Winter Cup  Day 2
12 Jan 2019 Balfour Relay – Clubs
26 Jan 2019 Nachshonim
22 Feb 2019 Kfar HaHoresh Israel Open Day 1
23 Feb 2019 HaSolelim Israel Open Day 2
23 Mar 2019 Tel Tzora
13 Apr 2019 Sataf Middle
17 May 2019 Gannegar Sprint
18 May 2019 Mizra Sprint

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.