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.

NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the MTBO league competitions have been rescheduled for dates in 2021. These new dates may again change, due to a situation and regulations beyond our control.

(Note: Links open to pages in Hebrew. Use a web translator.)

Date Name/Location
12.02.2021 Nahal Gerar
09.04.2021 Lachish
14.05.2021 Ofer Forest
28.05.2021 Givat Ella
19.06.2021 location not yet determined
10.09.2021 (tentative date) Ben Shemen
08.10.2021 HaSolelim
05.11.2021 Eitan Forest– Israel Championships. Day 1
06.11.2021 Massuah – Israel Championships. Day 2

Registration: We recommend registering at least 3 days in advance for MTBO national events.Note that foot orienteering courses are often available concurrently at the same venue.

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