Mountain Bike Orienteering

MTBO has a small yet devoted group of enthusiasts in Israel, who are working hard to make MTBO a more popular sport in this country.

During the 2019-20 season, MTBO competitions are scheduled for the following dates.
(Note: links open to pages in Hebrew)

20/09/2019 Gimzo
12/10/2019 Sarid-Jeezrel Valley
21/10/2019 Tel Mond Orchards
02/11/2019 Shimshit
03/04/2020 Zippori – Championship Day 1
04/04/2020 Park Canada-Ayalon – Championship Day 2
04/04/2020 Ben Shemen Forest
02/05/2020 Haruvit
09/05/2020 Horshan Mounting

Note that foot orienteering courses are often available concurrently at the same venue.

Registration: We recommend registering at least 3 days in advance for MTBO national events.
For more information, and to register, send email to: Israel MTBO Info/Registration.
Let us know if you want to rent a bike and equipment. We can connect you to a supplier.

In August 2009 Israel proudly and successfully hosted the MTBO World Championship.

Members of the Austrian MTBO team came to Israel  for training in March 2013 and had a great experience.

Scenes from the MTBO WOC in Israel – August 2009

MTBO_WOC_Israel, by Dan Chissick, on Flickr MTBO_WOC_Israel, by D.Ravid, on Flickr

MTBO_WOC_Israel, by D.Ravid, on Flickr MTBO_WOC_Israel, by Dan Chissick, on Flickr

MTBO_WOC_Israel, by Dan Chissick, on Flickr MTBO_WOC_Israel, by D.Ravid, on Flickr