Race system in use defines moto/lane draws. Qtr. and Semi Finals – snake seeding method
LANE DRAW SELECTION:
Quarters, Semis and Main Finals Only. Order of lane choice based on count back to moto points or previous final.
MINIMUM CLASS SIZE
6 riders will constitute a class (amalgamations will be done as required). Class sizes will be determined after the close of entries for trophy allocation purposes.
CHAMPIONSHIP, CHALLENGE 20” & CRUISER Classes:
4 motos Saturday, 2 motos Sunday then finals (depending on class sizes)
8 or less riders: 4 motos Saturday, 3 motos Sunday, points aggregated
9 or more riders: 4 motos Saturday, 2 motos Sunday then;
9-16 riders: to deadman final
17-32 riders: to deadman semis & deadman final
33-64 riders: to quarters, semis & final (all deadman)
65-80 riders: to eighths, quarters, semis & final (all deadman)
Riders 7yrs and under will be non-ranking participation classes
Riders who are UCI 8yrs will ride in UCI age classes for this event. Standard racing formats apply.
All tied positions will be separated by Countback. No run-offs will be held.
OTHER EVENT REGULATIONS:
RETRO TITLE CLASS:
Bikes used in this class must be 30yrs or older (age on day). For example, in 2022 the bike is to be made in 1992 or earlier. The category will be self-regulated, meaning those who are racing on the day can scrutineer the bikes and parts so as to include or exclude out of specification criteria. Scrutinising decisions must be unanimously accepted by the class, however, the chief commissaire has the final decision and must be informed of any changes prior to start of racing.
- 20" or 24" bikes may be used
- Classes to be offered for male and female, however, classes may be mixed and/or amalgamated as required to meet minimum class numbers
- One foot starts are required by all starters
- Bikes must have a 1" threaded steerer
- Flat pedals are required
- Calliper brakes only (no Cantilever, V Brakes or disk brakes)
- Tire style/pattern must match the era of the bike. For example Knobbly or Snake-belly tyres (no modern tyres)
- All parts used, eg flat pedals or cranks have to be era correct (no modern design)
- Full race gear as per BMXNZ rule book must be worn. This includes abiding by current helmet specifications (full face helmets, tear resistant race pants, gloves etc)
MEYBO CRNKIT SERIES:
This Series round will be delivered in the same format as the usual CRNKIT Series events. Racing will be on Saturday only.
4 motos to A,B,C finals, depending on entries. Amateur straights, open wheel
Prize Pool - $500. Payout to top 11 riders (when 11 or more riders enter). Payout to top 8 riders (when 10 or less riders enter)
Holeshot Awards - $20 to the holeshot winner of A, B and C finals.
Transponders will be used at this event. Please update your Online Profile with your transponder number BEFORE the entries close - https://nzbmx.club/riderportal
Sprockets 5&under, 6yrs and 7yrs rider, DO NOT require transponders
Special Event Number plates will be issued to riders via the Club Manager and must be used within this event only, including all official practice sessions.
Ranking Plates: Only current World 1-8, Oceania 1-8, NZ 1-8 and also standing SI 1-8 numbers are allowed to be used. The ranking number must be clearly marked on the entry form.
Non-Ranked Plates: Riders may select any number between 51 and 999. Riders not choosing to self select a plate number or supplying an incorrect ranking will be issued with randomly selected numbers.
Championship Riders may run their UCI number under the 2022 UCI numbering system. All other riders will be allocated a random plate.
CLIP PEDAL REGULATIONS:
All riders UCI12yrs and below cannot use clip pedals .
In case of disruption or weather, moto format may be changed, at the discretion of the Chief Commissaire.
Officials can randomly check riders and bikes before and during the event, including all official practice and warm up sessions. It is recommended that clubs & managers scrutineer all bikes prior to the event.
AWARDS & TROPHY ALLOCATION:
Allocation is determined from the time that entries close for Trophy manufacturing purposes. For trophy placings, a count back method will be used to rank riders on equal points at the end of racing
For Challenge & Championship Classes Classes with 8 riders or less: Trophies and Presentation Plates to 3rd place Classes with 9+ riders: Trophies to 3rd place and Presentation Plates to 8th place
Personalised certificates will be sent to clubs as soon as available.
Sprockets Classes: All riders will receive a event trophy
There will be security at the track from 6.00 pm to 7.00 am on Friday night and Saturday night. However BMX New Zealand Inc., the host Region and Club accepts no responsibility for theft or damage to property.
EVENT MANAGEMENT: BMXNZ Representative - firstname.lastname@example.org