2011 UCI CXLA Weekend - Tech Guide
PART 1: Rules and Regulations
The race shall be held under the 2011 USAC/UCI regulations: notably, safety, starting order,course guidelines, and duration of events.
Categories: The event will include UCI elite men and women categories as well as amateurcategories as part of the SoCalCross Prestige Series and shall be organized in accordance withUSAC and UCI regulations.UCI categories will include: Elite Men and Elite Women.USAC categories will include: Junior Men and Women 10-14, 15-18, Master Men 35+ A (CX1-4), 35+ B (3/4), 45+ A (CX1-4), 45+B (CX3/4), Men 55+ (CX1-4), Women 35+ (CX1-4), 45+(CX1-4), Non UCI Men A (CX1-4), Non UCI Women A (CX1-4), Men B (CX3/4), Women B(CX3/4), Men C (CX4), Women C (CX4), Single Speed A (CX1-4), Single Speed Men B (CX3/4),Single Speed Women (CX1-4).Racing Age: A rider's 2011-12 racing age, according to UCI
5.1.001 The category to which the license-holder belongs on 1 January of the civil year following will be used for his participation in events for the whole season.
In other words, A rider's racing age for all categories is determined by his/her age onDecember 31, 2012.
Race Headquarters & Press Room:
Race HQ-Media will be located in enclosed tents adjacent to Race Registration. WirelessInternet will be provided.
All races are conducted under USA Cycling, UCI and USADA anti-doping regulations.Riders must check to see if they are required to submit to doping control. Doping Controlwill be located in the event’s RV on paved start/finish stretch. RV will be designed withfeatures to allow for Doping Control to take place separate from Race HQ and Press Room.
Start Order & Staging Protocol:
UCI rule 5.1.043 – Elite: The start order will be determined by the order of latest publishedUCI cyclocross point classification from highest to lowest.. Riders without UCI points will bedetermined and will receive start number by drawing lots.