Rules of Orienteering

Below are the IOA Competition Rules, Guidelines and Appendices, Version 19, September 2017

There is a complete copy (183 pages) and extracts of specific sections and forms to avoid unnecessary printing.

IOA RA&G Version 19_4 4thOct 2017

Extracts

_RULE 1_GENERAL

_RULE 2_ COMPETITIONS

_RULE 3_ EVENT ELIGIBILITY AND ENTRY

_RULE 4_ REPRESENTING CLUBS IN COMPETITIONS

_RULE 5_ COMPETITION OFFICIALS

_RULE 6_ TERRAIN

_RULE 7_ MAPS AND MAP REGISTER

_RULE 8_ COURSES

_RULE 9_ THE COMPETITOR

_RULE 10_ THE COMPETITION

_RULE 11_ FAIR PLAY

_RULE 12_ COMPLAINTS

_RULE 13_ PROTESTS

_RULE 14_ THE JURY

_RULE 15_ APPEALS

_GUIDELINE 1_ GUIDELINE FOR C2 LONG DISTANCE OR ‘CL

_GUIDELINE 2_ IRISH MIDDLE DISTANCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

_GUIDELINE 3_ GUIDELINE FOR IRISH SPRINT CHAMPIONSH

_GUIDELINE 4_ IRISH RELAY CHAMPIONSHIP

_GUIDELINE 5_ GUIDELINE FOR COLOUR CODED EVENTS

_GUIDELINE 9_ COMPLAINTS, PROTESTS, JURY, AND APPEA

GUIDELINE-10_-SUBVENTION TO IOA CLUBS FOR STAGING MAJOR EVENTS

_APPENDIX A_ COURSE PLANNING PRINCIPLES

_Appendix B_ ANTI DOPING

_Appendix C_ GOOD ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICE

_Appendix D_ REGISTRATION OF COMPETITIONS

_Appendix E_ MAPS AND MAP REGISTRATION

_FORMS

_Significant changes to the previously published versions