1. Each rider is classified according to their age on December 31 of the current year (this is your racing age).
  2. Racers should carry their own health insurance. Pre-riding and racing is dangerous and at your own risk. If you feel you can not be responsible for your own actions, please do not preride or race.
  3. New team members may only be added before July 15. Your team name must be on every entry form to get team points.
  4. At all times when participating in, preparing for or mounted on a bike, you shall wear a securely fastened helmet that meets the US DOT standards or the CPSC standard for bicycle helmets.
  5. A Beginner rider should advance to Sport and a Sport  rider to Expert…after placing in the top 5 in 5 races with a field size of 20 or more. Riders may advance as quickly as they wish but may not downgrade unless approved by the ICS director. Challenge yourself by bumping up before you have to. You will become a better racer sooner.
  6. Racers are permitted to race in a more difficult category. i.e. 40 year olds can race against the 30 year olds or teens against 20’s.
  7. IPods or any headphones are NOT permitted during a race. Ignorance of the rules is not admitted as an excuse.
  8. All repairs during an event should be performed by the individual racer. Be sure to carry your own tools & tubes.
  9. A rider will be suspended from the race or series for damaging or destroying public or private property or littering on the course. (Gel and Gu packets included)
  10. Only riders officially entered in the event may practice or compete on the designated race course and they must wear their number plate and helmet at all times.
  11. Dogs and bikes don’t mix. It is strongly advised to leave your hound at home. If you must bring the pup, please keep it on a leash at all times. All the racers will thank you.
  12. Refunds – There will be no refunds for race entry fees, weather,venue ,acts of god, venue change, injury, DNF, etc.. No refunds.
  13. Awards not pick up by the race at the race will be donating back into the awards pool