elite u19 track nationals

Vantage Elite & U19 Track National Championships

Road & Track

National Champs

23 January 2020 - 26 January 2020
Avantidrome, Cambridge

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 2020 event will also include the Elite & U19 Omnium and Open Madison and Para Championships.

New Zealand's track cyclists are world class, and carded athletes in our current high performance programme include Olympic and Commonwealth Games medallists.
 
The VANTAGE Windows and Doors Elite & U19 Track National Championships is the pinnacle event for our top 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 of the Avantidrome in Cambridge. The event also includes Para-Cycling when the top Para cyclists from around the country race on the national stage.
 
The 2020 event will be held at the Avantidrome in Cambridge from 23rd - 26th January 2020.  

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.  
 
Entry lists can be viewed here
 

WITHDRAWAL/REFUNDS

In the event that a rider wishes to withdraw (and is not replaced) 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 10th January 2020.
 
No entry fees will be refunded without a copy of a medical certificate.
 

ENTRY ELIGIBILITY & CRITERIA

Click here to view the entry eligibility and criteria. 
 

ENTRY TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Click here to view a copy of the event entry Terms and Conditions

EVENT CATEGORIES

U19 Category is for riders aged between 17 and 18 as at 31 December 2020
 
Elite Category is for riders aged 19 to 34 as at 31 December 2020
 
Riders older than 34 can opt to relinquish their Masters status for the entire 2020 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 2020 Adult licence is required for all events.
 
Team Managers and Officials are also required to hold a 2020 Adult 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.