What Are The Rules For Orienteering?
The official rules for orienteering events in the U.S. are established by Orienteering USA (http://orienteeringusa.org) (OUSA). The rules for all forms of orienteering in the U.S. can be found here (HTML) (http://orienteeringusa.org/rules). A PDF file containing the rules (as of March 2018) can be reached with this link (PDF/1.1MB) (http://orienteeringusa.org/sites/default/files/userfiles/u6/rules-2018-march.pdf).
The rules for international events are established by the International Orienteering Federation (http://orienteering.sport) (IOF). Their rules for the various forms of orienteering can be found here (http://orienteering.sport/iof/resources/rules/).
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