Overall GC Rules, or “How it works”

Note: Podium presentations after each race for the Cat 4s, Women, M45, Cat 3-4, and P123. Please stick around after your race near the registration trailer, we simply do not have the time/staff to redo pictures. Individual General Contender rules are as follows: If your number is not legible, you will not be placed. When tied in points, the higher scored racer in the last held race is ranked higher. Points are awarded as follows: First place: 7 points Second place: 5 points Third place: 4 points Fourth place: 3 points Fifth place: 2 points Sixth place: 1 point (Points are awarded as follows: 7, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1). On the final week of the Series, first place gets 10 points, and the remaining points amounts are moved down one place.  So seventh place gets 1 point. (Points are awarded as follows for final week only: 10, 7, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1). The promoter has the right to correct mistakes right up until the awards are given out. The Aetna Nutmeg Spring Series overall is not an official USAC ranking, it is an informal “within the race” competition. As such, standard protest rules and such do not apply. Remember, though, that your official USAC placings are reported to USAC per USAC rules. So if you think you were placed incorrectly, speak up! However, if you offer compelling proof that you were not placed correctly (photos or videos), we will correct your placings as it pertains to your overall GC. Team Keep in mind that Team GC is determined by the top 3 riders of the team at the end of the...