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Vantage Elite & U19 Track National Championships

Road & Track

National Champs

24 February 2021 - 27 February 2021
Invercargill

Cycling New Zealand

events@cyclingnewzealand.nz

07 823 0716

The Vantage Elite & U19 Track National Championships is New Zealand's premier national track cycling event. Held annually in rotation between Cambridge and Invercargill. The 2021 event will be held at the SIT Zerofees Velodrome in Invercargill from 24 - 27 February 2021.  

 

This event is the pinnacle event on the domestic calendar for New Zealand’s top Elite, U19 and Para track cyclists. Olympic medallists, World Championship riders and World Cup riders will be lining up against our emerging future champions to race on the boards for national titles.

 

The event is proudly sponsored by Vantage Windows and Doors. 

ENTRY INFORMATION

Entries for the Elite & U19 Track National Championships are accepted through Cycling New Zealand Road and Track Centres only. Please contact your centre to apply for entry. The Centre is responsible for conducting an appropriate Selection process for all events to ensure that only riders who are competitive at this level are entered in the National Championships.  

 

Click here for the 2021 Provisional Programme

 

WITHDRAWAL/REFUNDS

In the event that a rider wishes to withdraw from the event they must do so in writing to events@cyclingnewzealand.nz. A refund will only be considered on presentation of a medical certification prior to 7th February 2021
 
No entry fees will be refunded after this date or without a copy of a medical certificate.

EVENT CATEGORIES

U19 Category is for riders aged between 17 and 18 as at 31 December 2021
 
Elite Category is for riders aged 19 to 34 as at 31 December 2021
 
Riders older than 34 can opt to relinquish their Masters status for the entire 2021 licence year and then be eligible to compete in the Elite category. Contact events@cyclingnewzealand.nz for further information.
 
All entries will be required to be approved by the representing centre.
 

LICENSING

This event is the New Zealand Championships and entry is only open to riders with NZL on their licence code.
 
A 2021 Cycling New Zealand licence is required for all events.
 
Team Managers and Officials are also required to hold a 2021 Cycling New Zealand Licence with the appropriate endorsement from your centre.

Racing will be conducted under UCI regulations and Cycling New Zealand Road & Track racing rules.

 

The UCI scale of penalties will apply. Any fines issued are on the Team and are payable by the Team Manager to the Commissaires Secretary at the event or Centres will be invoiced post event.

 

Bicycles must conform with current UCI regulations.

 

Riders must only wear their approved Centre jerseys and shorts. Shorts may only display sponsors that are detailed on the rider’s racing licence.

 

Members of a UCI international trade team or registered NZ registered trade team are permitted to wear their Team Shorts (only). A start may be refused for any incorrectly attired rider. If you have any queries over this matter, please contact the Chief Commissaire or Technical Delegate prior to travelling to the event, to avoid disappointment.

Racing will be conducted under UCI regulations and Cycling New Zealand Road & Track racing rules.

 

The UCI scale of penalties will apply. Any fines issued are on the Team and are payable by the Team Manager to the Commissaires Secretary at the event or Centres will be invoiced post event.

 

Bicycles must conform with current UCI regulations.

 

Riders must only wear their approved Centre jerseys and shorts. Shorts may only display sponsors that are detailed on the rider’s racing licence.

 

Members of a UCI international trade team or registered NZ registered trade team are permitted to wear their Team Shorts (only). A start may be refused for any incorrectly attired rider. If you have any queries over this matter, please contact the Chief Commissaire or Technical Delegate prior to travelling to the event, to avoid disappointment.