Western Province (WP) / Cape Winelands Mountain Bike (MTB) Cross Country Marathon (XCM) Series 2018
The Western Province Mountain Bike Commission is pleased to announce the details of the 2018 Western Province/Cape Winelands MTB XCM Series. These events will also be the basis of qualification for Western Province and Cape Winelands (Regional) MTB Cross Country Marathon Colours.
The following four events will form part of the official Western Province (WP) and Cape Winelands Regional XCM Series:
- 14 July: Nissan Trailseeker, Oak Valley Grabouw – SA Champs
- 18 August: Nissan Trailseeker, Wellington
- 26 August: PPA Tiletoria Elgin Valley MTB
- 16 September: Fedhealth MTB Boschendal
Register for the Series if you answer YES to any of the following questions:
- Do you take your marathon cycling seriously?
- Do you want to know where you stand in relation to other Western Cape Cyclists?
- Do you want to know where you stand in relation to your age group?
- Do you want to earn Regional XCM Colours?
- Do you want to earn Provincial XCM Colours?
Registration to the 2018 XCM Series Log is Free, but you need to register by 30 June 2018 to be included.
Enter the Race Here:
WP / Cape Winelands XCM Regional Series Points System:
- Series three best results of four or more events to count
- Top twenty positions per category to be given points
- For regional colours we apply the UCI MTB points system to each race
- A win receives 200, and then it goes down on a sliding scale 170, 150, 135, 125, 120, 115, 110, 105, 100, 96, 92, 88, 84, 80, 76, 72, 68, 64, 60
- Each rider’s top three result points are then added together
Qualification for regional colours through the WP/Cape Winelands Regional Series Log:
- Less than five participants per category – only first place qualifies
- Less than ten participants per category – only first and second to qualify
- Ten and greater than ten participants per category – top three to qualify