NRS General Info and Rules

Cost per event is $5.00 for non-members, free for members. A waiver will be required at least once during the season.

All races start at 7PM SHARP! Mandatory rider’s meeting at 6:45PM

Three Rider Categories:

  • “A” – USAC Category 4/Cat 2 MTB and above
  • “B” – USAC Category 5/Cat 3 MTB
  • “C” – Citizen racers, first timers, “locals only”

Event (TT, Crit, MTB, CX) year-end awards will be given for each category. A Rider of the Year designation will also be awarded

Rider of the Year Point Structure

  • Based on total accumulated points throughout race season.
  • At least one MTB or CX race to qualify for Rider of the Year

Racers will be divided into separate classes, generally baed on their ability category: an “A” race, a “B” race, and a “C” race. Riders will be scored according to their placing, earning points as in the table below.

Race Class
Place A Race

B Race

C Race

1st 30 20 10
2nd 29 19 9
3rd 28 18 8
4th 27 17 7
5th 26 16 6
6th 25 15 5
7th 24 14 4
8th 23 13 3
9th 22 12 2
10th 21 11 1

 

Event Details

Criterium

Mass start format, NO AERO BARS

Rules/information criteriums

Course located on Northeast Community College campus with start/finish by the Allied Health building.  – http://www.mapmyride.com/ride/united-states/ne/norfolk/390368849

Time Trials

NO drafting

Rules/information time_trials

Time trials start and finish at Norfolk Beverage, 25th and Omaha Ave. Course for 2010 will be a 10 mile out-and-back for all classes.

MTB Races

Maskenthine XC MTB trails, Maskenthine Lake, Stanton

Mass start format. Start/finish is at Trail Head #2

MTB Racing Etiquette

Cyclocross

New this year to the NRS is a season-ending cyclocross race at Skyview Lake in Norfolk.

What is cyclocross?