This site is primarily devoted to the New Mexico Cyclocross (CX) Series and related events. Race schedules, results and other info will keep you in the know about cyclocross in NM. The CX series is comprised of number of individual events held in the fall and winter throughout NM and El Paso area. Racers may participate in as many or few of the events they want. Points are awarded for racer's placings in their category/age group in the individual events and the total points for up to 8 races at the end of the series will determine the overall results for the series. Racers must compete in a minimum of 6 races to qualify for series podiums.
Points for series races
1st place - 12 pts 6th - 6 pts
2nd - 10 pts 7th - 5 pts
3rd - 9 pts 8th - 4 pts
4th - 8 pts 9th - 3 pts
5th - 6 pts 10th - 2 pts
1 point awarded to remaining finishers
Points from your top 8 races will count towards the series overall results. NEW THIS YEAR: You may include results from racing in up to 2 of the AZ or CO series races (for the same or comparable race category).
Results will be posted on USACycling.org and crossresults.com
Race categories and schedule for series races (refer to race flyer for start times)
Race1- Master men 40+,50+,60+, men SS, women 1,2,3, w Collegiate A - 40 min*
Race2- Master women 40+,50+,60+, cat 4, w SS, w collegiate BC - 40 min
Race 3- Junior men, junior women 9-10,11-12,13-14,15-16 - 30 min
Open course and awards for Races 1,2,3 - 30min
Race 4- Men open, men collegiate A - 60 min
Race 5 - Men cat4,cat5, Juniors 17-18, Collegiate B,C - 30 min
awards ceremony races 4 and 5
Podiums and Series Points for Age groups are for cat 3/4/5 only.
Race directors may combine races so long as that is clear on race flyers
Rules, Rules, Rules, oh my!
It is foremost about rider safety!