EAST BOHEMIA TOUR UCI 2.2

 

Organiser: HK-cyklo s.r.o., K Rybníku 178, Hradec Králové 500 11, Czech republic

email: zidik.m@icloud.com, www.ebtour.cz 

Date: 8. - 9. 9. 2017

Race director: Miloš Židík, 00420 734 283 820, zidik.m@icloud.com

Course director: Vladimír Vávra, 00420 736 480 284, vavra.vl@icloud.com

Commissaires panel

President: Zsolt Torszok (HUN)

Commissaires: Simona Davídková, Ondřej Majerčík, Jiří Šťastný, Radovan Matějka Jan Starý, Aneta Válková

 

Participations: East Bohemia Tour is race of category Elite. According to article 2.1.006 is race open also for category U23. According to article 2.1.005 is race open for following teams: UCI continental teams, national teams, regional teams and clubs.

According to article 2.2.003 of UCI rules is the number of starting riders per team set to 5 as minimum and 7 as maximum.

All participants must hold valid UCI license and passport or other valid personal identification document. It is necessary to respect visa requirements!  All riders and attendants must present confirmation of their health insurance.

Race office: Hotel Černigov, Riegrovo náměstí 1494, 500 02 Hradec Králové, Czech Republic, GPS: 50°12'51.928"N, 15°48’48.592"E

Licence checking:Wednesday 6th of September 17:00 - 17:45

During licence checking team will receive start numbers.

Team managers meeting: Wednesday 6th of September 18:00 Hotel Černigov, Riegrovo náměstí 1494, 500 02 Hradec Králové

Accommodation: Hotel Černigov, Riegrovo náměstí 1494, 500 02 Hradec Králové, Česká republika GPS: 50°12'51.928"N, 15°48’48.592"E

Doctor of the race: MUDr. Zdeněk Slavík

Mediacal assistance: Paramedic rescue ambulance - Zdravotnická asistence a dopravní zdravotní služba Hradec Králové

Hospitals near courses: 1. stage: 

Fakultní nemocnice Hradec Králové, Nezvalova 265, 500 03 Hradec Králové, tel. 00420 495 831 111

Nemocnice Jičín, Bolzanova 512, 506 43, Jičín, tel.: 00420 493 582 111

2. stage: 

Oblastní nemocnice Rychnov nad Kněžnou, a.s., Jiráskova 506, 516 23 Rychnov nad Kněžnou, tel. 00420 494 502 111

Reglement

1. Organisation 

Race East Bohemia Tour UCI 2.2 is organised by HK-cyklo s.r.o., K Rybníku 178, Hradec Králové 500 11. The race is run completely under UCI rules. The race includes 2 stages is organized on  8. - 9. 9. 2017. 

2. Race

The race is opened for riders in category Men Elite (ME) and Men U23 (MU)

The race is registered on UCI EUROPE TOUR calender

The race is registered in class 2.2. According to article 2.11.014 points for UCI Europe Tour individual classification are awarded as follows:

  1. General individual classification: 40, 30, 25, 20, 15, 10, 5, 3, 3, 3 points for 1st - 10th place
  2. Stage individual classification: 7, 3, 1 points for 1st - 3th place
  3. Wearing the race leader ́s jersey per stage: 1 point

3. Race office

Race office will be open before each stage from 8:00 - 10:00 and after the stage from 19:00 - 20:30 in Hotel Černigov. After the last stage in Opočno will be race office on address Kodymův národní dům, Kupkovo náměstí 310, Opočno 517 73, Czech republic, GPS coordinates: 50°16'6.227"N, 16°6'57.062"E

4. Radio Tour

Radio Tour  will be broadcasted on frequency UHF 448,490 MHz.

Distribution on radio will be in race office before start of the race. Everyday will be possible charge radios in race office. In case of failure not returning  or destruction of the radio after the race will be charged a fine of 1,000 euros.

5. Neutral mechanical assistance

For all stages the organizer provides 3 neutral mechanical vehicles

6. Ochranná zóna před cílem etap

  1. In case of duly noted fall, puncture or mechanical incident in the last 3 km of stage articles 2.6.027 and 2.6.029 will be applied.
  2. No stage is considered as a stage with a climbing finish

7. Bonifications

Bonifications are awarded according to articles 2.6.019 - 2.6.021 as follows:

  1. Bonifications at the finish of stage 1 and 2:

1st place - 10 sec.

2nd place - 6 sec.

3rd place - 4 sec. 

 

b) Bonifications at intermediate sprints in stage 1 and 2:

1st place - 3 sec.

2nd place - 2 sec.

3rd place - 1 sec.

8. Time limit

For each stage the time limit is set to 25% of stage winner ́s time for Stage Nr 1 and 15% for Stage Nr 2.

In exceptional cases only, unpredictable and of force major, the commissaires panel may extend the finishing time limits after consultation with the organizer.

In case riders out of time limit are given a second chance by the president of the commissaires panel, they shall have confiscated the equivalent points awarded to the winner of this stage to their individual general classification by points even if their points total in this classification becomes negative.

9. Classifications

Following classifications are registered during the race:

a) General individual classification, YELLOW JERSEY

Winner of this classification is the rider with lowest sum of times recorded during each stage, including bonifications and time penalties. In case of same times in general individual classification on time the tie will be broken by:

a) – sum of placings obtained in each stage

b) – better placing in the last stage ridden

Leader of this classification obtains the yellow jersey and is required to start in this jersey.

 

b) Points classification, BLUE JERSEY

Points are awarded at the finish of each stage  and on intermediate sprints

Finish of stages: 1st – 15th place: 25, 20, 16, 14, 12, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 a 1 point.

Intermediate sprints:

1st - 3rd place: 3, 2, 1 point

Winner of this classification is the rider with highest sum of points. In case of a tie in the general individual classification by points, the following criteria shall be applied to separate the riders:

1. – higher number of stage wins

2. – better placing in the general individual classification by time

Leader of this classification obtains the blue jersey and is required to start in this jersey. 

c) King of mountains, POLKA DOT JERSEY

Consists of KOM bonuses. Points are awarded in 1st stage for first 3 riders: 3, 2 and 1 point. For stages 2nd for first 5 riders: 5, 4, 3, 2 and 1 point.

Winner of this classification is the rider with highest sum of points received in mountain primes. In case of a tie in the general individual mountains classification, the following criteria shall be applied to separate the riders:

1. – higher number of first places in KOM bonuses

2. – better placing in the general individual classification by time

Leader of this classification obtains the green jersey and is required to start in this jersey.

d) Best U23 rider, WHITE JERSEY

Winner of this classification is the best placed rider in the general individual classification on time, the year of birth 1993 and younger.

Leader of this classification obtains the white jersey and is required to start in this jersey.

e) Team classification

The team classification of the day shall be calculated on the basis of the sum of the three best individual times from each team.

In case of a tie, the teams will be separated by:

1. better sum of places acquired by their three best times on the stage

2. better placing of their best rider on the stage classification

The team general classification will be calculated on the basis of the sum of the three best individual times from each team in each stage ridden.

In the event of a draw, the following criteria shall will be applied until the teams are separated: 

1. number of first places in the daily team classification

2. number of second places in the daily team classification etc.

3. better placing of the best rider of the team in general classification

If there is still a draw, the teams will be separated by the placing of their best rider in the general individual classification

Any team reduces to fewer than three riders will be eliminated from the general team classification.

10. Prizes

Place

1. stage

2. stage 

General

1

914

914

914

2

450

450

450

3

230

230

230

4

110

110

110

5

110

110

110

6

72

72

72

7

72

72

72

8

48

48

48

9

48

48

48

10

24

24

24

11

24

24

24

12

24

24

24

13

24

24

24

14

24

24

24

15

24

24

24

16

24

24

24

17

24

24

24

18

24

24

24

19

24

24

24

20

24

24

24

Total

2318

2318

2318

According to UCI Financial Obligations for races of category UCI 2.2

Prizes are in EUR and will be paid in CZK after deduction of VAT and riders contribution for anti-doping. 

 

Jerseys general

Sprint - 300 Euro

King of the mountain - 300 Euro

The best U23 rider - 300 Euro

Team - 400 Euro

11. Antidoping control

Doping control will be carried out according to UCI Antidoping rules. 

Location of antidoping control rooms:

1. stage: TBA

2. stage: Kodymův národní dům, Kupkovo náměstí 310, Opočno 517 73 GPS souřadnice: 50°16'6.227"N, 16°6'57.062"E

 

12. Awards ceremony

According to article 1.2.112 of UCI rules the concerned riders must participate in official ceremonies and must arrive no later than 10 minutes after crossing the finish line

 

  1. after first  stage
  • stage winner
  • leader of the general individual classification by time
  • leader of the general individual classification by points
  • leader of the general mountain classification
  • leader of the general U23 classification

 

b) after second last stage

  • stage winner
  • First 3 riders of the general individual classification by time
  • winner of the general individual classification by time
  • winner of the general individual classification by points
  • winner of the general mountain classification
  • winner of the U23 classification
  • the winning team of the general team classification with the team manager

 

13. Penalties

The UCI penalty scale is the only one applicable

 

14. Other

  1. Priority of jerseys

If the rider is leading more than one classification, the order of priority of distinctive jersey will be as follows: 1. Yellow, 2. Blue, 3. Polka Dot, 4. White

The rider following next in the relevant classification is required to wear the jersey which is not being worn by the leader of that classification.

b) Start numbers / transponders

Each rider receives 2 body number, 1 frame number and transponder on the front fork.

The transponder has to be returned to the organizer after the race. In case of not returning the transponder a fine of 100 € will be applied.

c) Signing of starting sheets

All riders are required to sign on the starting sheet before the start of the race according to the article 2.3.009. The starting sheets will be at the start area 60 minutes before the start of each stage. The signing will terminate 15 minutes before the time for the start of the stage.

d) Safety

The race is governed by the rules of the UCI and its directions. The race takes place under partial traffic restriction with restrictions in passages through crossroads. Every participant takes part in the race at his own risk. The organizers cannot be held liable for any accident or material damage to third persons before, during or after the race. The Organizer reserves the right to make any necessary changes as against the schedule in case of unforeseen circumstances. The contestants and their accompanying staff must comply with the Organizer ́s instructions, as well as the Police of the Czech Republic and the Municipal Police. Wearing the protective helmet is obligatory and it is forbidden to take it off during the race. 

e) Marking of the route 

The route is marked with arrows on the label in front of a crossroads. Dangerous places are marked with exclamation marks. The signs will be at 0 km, 50 km from the start and at the last 25, 20, 10, 5, 4, 3, 2 km. The last 1 km is marked with a red flag and a board with 1 km sign, the last 500, 300, 200, 150, 100 and 50 m will be marked with signs. The finish is marked with finish gate and a tape on the road. 

Railway crossings: According to the rules the contestants are forbidden to ride onto a level crossing if the coming train can be seen or if the coming train is signaled. 

f) Environmental protection

Competitors are required to throw all rubbish only section of the fixed buffet. Littering on other sites is prohibited

 

HK-cyklo s.r.o.

K Rybníku 178
500 11 Hradec Kralove
Czech Republic
IČO: 64826741
zidik.m@icloud.com