Scoring, Rules & Regulations

  1. The 2017 Flyover Championship Race Series is a points-based Omnium competition.
  2. For 2017, the series is comprised of the following 5 participating events: The La Crosse Omnium Weekend (May 5-7), The Iowa Memorial Weekend Cycling Classic (May 27-29), The Tour of Kansas City (June 24-25), the Bicycle Blues and BBQ (July 7-9), and The Big Water Classic (July 21-23).
  3. Scoring and placement of an individual event’s Omnium will be done at the discretion of the individual event and/or their race director.
  4. Rider finish placing’s from each qualified event’s Omnium will be submitted, with Individual Series Omnium points being awarded to those riders using the Progressive points system in the tables below. All Flyover Categories earn the same points as outlined in each table below.
  5. Riders may participate in as few or as many participating events as they choose. Every race counts and will be scored. The rider’s will have an opportunity to earn points at each of the qualified events and their combined score of all 5 series races will determine their series total points and final position in the series.
  6. Race categories eligible for Individual series points include Men Pro/1/2, Men Cat. 3, Women Pro/1/2/3 Men Cat 4, Masters 40+ 1/2/3, USA Cycling RDRS boys & girls – 9-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18.
  7. Master 40+ 1/2/3 is a cash category and is open to men and women masters age 40+. Riders will not be scored separately, meaning a woman competitor can win the overall prize money and title.
  8. Tie-breaker: If two or more Individual riders are awarded the same total number of Flyover series points, the following tie-breaker system shall be used:
  9. The Individual with the most first-place finishes
  10. The Individual with the most second-place finishes
  11. The Individual with the most third-place finishes
  12. The highest points earned in the final participating event (The Big Water Classic)

Race #1 – La Crosse Memorial Weekend (25 Points)

Position Points Position Points Position Points
1st Place 25 8th Place 14 15th Place 7
2nd Place 23 9th Place 13 16th Place 6
3rd Place 20 10th Place 12 17th Place 5
4th Place 18 11th Place 11 18th Place 4
5th Place 17 12th Place 10 19th Place 3
6th Place 16 13th Place 9 20th Place 2
7th Place 15 14th Place 8 21st Place 1

Race #2 – The IA Memorial Weekend Cycling Classic (30 Points)

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

Race #3 – The Tour of Kansas City (35 Points)

Position Place Position Place Position Place
1st Place 35 13th Place 23 25th Place 11
2nd Place 34 14th Place 22 26th Place 10
3rd Place 33 15th Place 21 27th Place 9
4th Place 32 16th Place 20 28th Place 8
5th Place 31 17th Place 19 29th Place 7
6th Place 30 18th Place 18 30th Place 6
7th Place 29 19th Place 17 31st Place 5
8th Place 28 20th Place 16 32nd Place 4
9th Place 27 21st Place 15 33rd Place 3
10th Place 26 22nd Place 14 34th Place 2
11th Place 25 23rd Place 13 35th Place 1
12th Place 24 24th Place 12

Race #4 – The Bicycle Blues Festival & BBQ (40 Points)

Position Place Position Place Position Place
1st Place 40 13th Place 23 25th Place 11
2nd Place 37 14th Place 22 26th Place 10
3rd Place 35 15th Place 21 27th Place 9
4th Place 33 16th Place 20 28th Place 8
5th Place 31 17th Place 19 29th Place 7
6th Place 30 18th Place 18 30th Place 6
7th Place 29 19th Place 17 31st Place 5
8th Place 28 20th Place 16 32nd Place 4
9th Place 27 21st Place 15 33rd Place 3
10th Place 26 22nd Place 14 34th Place 2
11th Place 25 23rd Place 13 35th Place 1
12th Place 24 24th Place 12

Race #5 – The Big Water Classic (45 Points)

Position Place Position Place Position Place
1st Place 45 13th Place 23 25th Place 11
2nd Place 41 14th Place 22 26th Place 10
3rd Place 38 15th Place 21 27th Place 9
4th Place 36 16th Place 20 28th Place 8
5th Place 34 17th Place 19 29th Place 7
6th Place 32 18th Place 18 30th Place 6
7th Place 30 19th Place 17 31st Place 5
8th Place 28 20th Place 16 32nd Place 4
9th Place 27 21st Place 15 33rd Place 3
10th Place 26 22nd Place 14 34th Place 2
11th Place 25 23rd Place 13 35th Place 1
12th Place 24 24th Place 12