1. Series: The North Carolina Cyclo-Cross Series will consist of 12 races. The UCI-NCGP Elite Men and Elite Women races will NOT be a part of the series.
2a. Amateur/Masters/Junior Overall Eligibility: A total of 9 races will be counted toward the NC Cyclo-Cross Series (3 races may be missed or lowest scores dropped). In the event of a tie the rider placing highest in the Series Final final will be deemed the winner. If a tie still exists the winner will be determined according to USCF rules. Riders must compete in 6 NC Cyclo-Cross Series races to be eligible for the overall awards.
2b. Elite Overall Eligibility: A total of 8 races will be counted toward the NC Cyclo-Cross Series (2 races may be missed or lowest scores dropped). Riders must compete in 5 NC Cyclo-Cross Series races to be eligible for the overall awards. The UCI-NCGP Elite Men and Elite Women's races do not count towards overall standings.
3. Equipment: Flat handlebars may only be used in Junior/Cat 4/5 races. Tire widths are not to exceed 33mm in any category. Cat 3 and above must race bikes with drop handlebars. Elite categories must adhere to UCI equipment quidelines for all races.
|Elite Men Pro/CX1,2||60 min. race|
|Elite Women Pro/CX1,2,3||45 min. race|
|Masters 40+ CX1,2,3||45 min. race|
|Masters 50+ CX1,2,3||45 min. race|
|CX3||45 min. race|
|CX4/CX5||30 min. race|
|Masters 40+ CX4/CX5||30 min. race|
|Women CX 4||30 min. race|
|Juniors (9-12) / (13-14) / (15-18)||30 min. race|
|Single Speed||30 min. race|
The series will adhere to the category assigned on your USA Cycling license. Please see their site for details on how the categories are assigned and how to upgrade: www.usacycling.org or check
4. Racers may ride any type of bicycle that complies with USCF rules. (cyclo-cross, mountain bike, road bike, etc.) NO Bar-Ends are allowed on mountain bikes -remove them before you race.
5. Race entries/fees: ONLINE-REGISTRATION ONLINE SAVES MONEY $10
Day of Race fees:
Additional races: If a racer is eligible to race in more than one race and wishes to do so, the entry for the second race is $10.00. The entry for the first race is the amount of the more
expensive race if applicable. There is a one time $5 race number fee. Race #'s are specific to race categories.
6. Race Start times: Race Information UCI - NCGP races
7. Race prizes: see Race Flyers
8. The North Carolina Cyclo-Cross Series and NCGP organizer Tim Hopkin, reserves the right to change, add and/or ammend these rules.
North Carolina Cyclo-Cross
Tim Hopkin (founder/organizer)
Phone: (828) 674-9782
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