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Article 1. Organization

Tour of Estonia 2019 is organized by Club Tartu Maraton (Laulupeo pst 25, 51007 Tartu, Estonia, ph: +372 7421 644, e-mail: tartumaraton@tartumaraton.ee)under the regulations of the International Cycling Union (UCI CR). It is to be held from 23.05.2019 to 25.05.2019. The race consists ofprologue and 2 stages.

Race Director is Mr. Indrek Kelk, ph: +372 7421 644; e-mail: indrek@tartumaraton.ee

 

Article 2. Type of event

The event is open to athletes of the ME and MUcategories. It is entered on the UCI Europe Tour calendar as a class 2.1event.

 

In conformity with the article 2.10.008 of the UCI CR points for the UCI Europe Tour ME and MU ranking are awarded as follows:

 

 Position 

 Final classification 

 Prologue and stages 

 Wearing the race leader's jersey per stage 

1

125

14

3

2

85

5

 

3

70

3  

4

60

 

 

5

50

 

 

6

40

 

 

7

35

   

8

30

   

9

25

   

10

20

   

11

15

   

12

10

   
13-15 5    
16-25 3    

 

Article 3. Participation and registration

Tour of Estonia 2019 is open to UCI World Teams (max 50%), UCI Professional Continental Teams, UCI Continental Teams and national teams as per UCI CR art. 2.1.005.

As per UCI CR art. 2.2.003 the teams must be formed of minimum 5and maximum 7 riders.

 

Confirmation about accepting the invitation and preliminary registration on correctly filled UCI entry form should be sent by fax or e-mail to the organiser by March 31st, 2019 at the latest. Final confirmation of starters takes place in Hotel Ülemiste conference hall (address: Lennujaama tee Str 2, Tallinn) on 23.05.2019 at 8:00–09:30.

 

Article 4. Race headquarters

In Tallinn the race headquarters is open on 22.05.2019 from 17:00 to 20:00 and on 23.05.2019 from 8:00 to 12:00 at Hotel Ülemiste conference centre (address: Lennujaama tee Str 2, Tallinn).

InTartu the race headquarters is open on 24.05.2019 from 12:00 to 19:00 and on 25.05.2019 from 9:00 to 19:00 andis located at the start and finish area (next to Aura Centre, Turu str 10, Tartu).

 

On 23.05.2019 and 24.05.2015the mobile race office will be open at the start and finish areas of the stages starting 1,5 hours before the start and closing 1 hour after the finish.

 

Team representatives are requested to confirm their starters and collect the race numbers at the Hotel Ülemiste conference hall (address: Lennujaama tee Str 2, Tallinn) on 23.05.2019 from 8:00 to 09:30.


The team managers’ meeting, organized in accordance with the article 1.2.087 of the UCI regulations, in the presence of the Members of the Commissaires’ Panel, is scheduled for 23.05.2019 at 10:00 in Hotel Ülemiste conference hall(Lennujaama tee Str 2, Tallinn).

 

ARTICLE 5. Starting order for prologue

The starting order for the prologue, according to UCI CR 2.6.023 shall be determined by the organiser in agreement with the commissaires panel; each team shall determine the order in which its riders shall start. The riders will start with 30 second intervals. Nevertheless, the Commissaires Panel may modify that order to avoid two riders of the same team riding consecutively.

 

NB! On the prologueonly normal road bikes are allowed. No specialized time trial equipment (bikes, handlebars, helmets) can be used!

 

Article 6. Radio-tour

Race information will be broadcast throughout each stage. The allocated frequency will be provided at the team managers’ meeting.

Handout of radio transmitters to team managerswill take place every day at the starting area one hour before the start. Each team manager must sign the delivery sheet at receiving and returning of the transmitters, as well as to pay the security deposit 50 €. Transmitters must be returned immediately after each stage.

 

Article 7. Neutral technical support

The neutral support is taken care of by means of: 3 neutral technical service cars and 1 neutral service motorbike.

 

Article 8. Bonuses

Bonuses, under the articles UCI CR 2.6.019 to 2.6.029, will be awarded as follows:

  • Intermediate sprints:      3” – 2” – 1”
  • Stages:                         10” – 6” – 4”
  • Prologue:                      no bonuses on individual time trial stage

 

Article 9. Finishing time limits

Taking into account the characteristics of each stage, the finishing time limits have been set as follows:  

1. stage – 8%

2. stage – 1 lap

In exceptional cases only, unpredictable and of force majeure, the Commissaires Panel may extend the finishing time limits after consultation with the organiser according to the UCI CR art. 2.6.032.

Article 10. Classifications

The race has 5 separate classifications:

 

10.1. General Individual Classification on time

General classification on time is decided by adding together the time taken by the riders on each stage, less any time bonuses and plus any time penalties. The rider leading this competition after the prologue will wear the blue leader jersey and receive a daily award. In the event of equality of time, the leading rider will be decided in accordance with the UCI CR art.  2.6.015.

 

10.2. General Individual Classification on points

The Points General Classification is decided by adding together the points awarded at each intermediate sprint and at each stage finish. The rider with the highest number of points, who completes the whole race, is the winner of the General Points Classification.

 

The points are awarded as follows:

Stage finishes: 10 – 9 – 8 – 7 – 6 – 5 – 4 – 3 – 2 - 1

Intermediate sprints: 3 – 2 – 1  

 

After the 1st stagethe winner will wear green points jersey. In the event of equality, the leader will be the rider with most stage wins or failing that, first places in the intermediate sprints counting for this classification. Failing that, the highest placed rider in the general classification will be the leader as indicated in UCI CR 2.6.017.

 

10.3. King of the Mountains (KOM)

Best climber is decided by points awarded on each designated climb.

Points are allocated at each KOM sprint as follows: 3 – 2 - 1 to the 3 first riders.

 

After the 1st stagethe leader will wear red mountain jersey. The leader will be the rider with the most points awarded on designated climbs. In the event of equality, the leader shall be decided in accordance with UCI CR art. 2.6.017.

 

10.4. The Best Young Rider Classification on overall time

The best young rider classification is open to riders born after 1st of January 1997.

The best young rider is decided by adding together the time taken by eligible riders on each stage, less any time bonuses and plus any time penalties. The rider leading this competition after the prologue will wear the white young rider’s jersey and receive a daily award. In the event of equality of time, the leading rider will be decided in the same manner as the overall general classification on time.

 

10.5. Team Classification on overall time

The Team award is decided on the total time of the first three riders in the team on each stage, excluding time bonuses. If there is equality on time the leader will be decided in accordance with UCI CR art. 2.6.016.

 

Jerseys awarded by the Organization must be worn for the duration of the following stage. For holders of more than one jersey at one time, the jersey to be worn shall be that with the highest ranking order of presence and the other jersey(s) shall be worn by the second place rider in the relevant classification.

 

Article 11. Prizes

The following prizes are awarded (in euros):

 

11.1. STAGES & OVERALL CLASSIFICATION

 

Place Prologue 1st stage 2nd stage Overall classifiaction
1st 596 1224 1224 1600
2nd 292 620 620 800
3rd 148 304 304 400
4th 74 154 154 200
5th 62 126 126 175
6th 46 90 90 150
7th 46 90 90 125
8th 32 62 62 100
9th 32 62 62 80
10th 16 32 32 60
11th-20th 16 32 32 40

 

 

11.2. DAILY JERSEYS

 

  Prologue

Per day

Leader

200

200

Points

-

100

Mountain

-

100

Young

100

100


11.3. SPRINTS and KOM sprints

 

Placing

Per sprint

1st

100

 

 

 

 


11.4. OVERALL FINAL CLASSIFICATIONS

 

Placing

Points Mountain

Young

Team

1st

200

200

200

200

2nd

100

100

100

100

3rd

50

50

50

50

 

 

A grand total of 15 262€ will be awarded in prize money at the event.

NB! ALL PRIZES NAMED IN ARTICLE 10 WILL BE PAID OUT LESS TAX:

  1. 20% personal income tax according to the Estonian Tax Law
  2. 2% of the total prize fund by UCI Regulations to the CFAD
  3. 7% of the total prize fund by UCI Regulations to the End of Career Fund


According to the UCI CR art. 1.2.072 the prizes shall be paid to the beneficiary´s bank account only and not later than 90 days after the finish of the race. The bank transfer order will be based on the final classification and a special form with the beneficiary`s data, distributed by the organiser, which has to be filled in by the beneficiary before leaving the finish area. Daily jerseys prize money will be paid when the classification is open.

 

Article 12. Antidoping

The UCI antidoping regulations are entirely applicable to the event.

The antidoping tests will take place as follows:

  • Prologue: Tallinna Song Festival Grounds (Narva mnt 95, Tallinn)
  • 1st stage: Aura Centre (Turu Str 10, Tartu);
  • 2nd stage: Aura Centre (Turu Str 10, Tartu).

 

Article 13. Awards ceremony

In accordance with the article 1.2.112 of the UCI CR, the following riders must attend the official awards ceremony:

 The winner of the stage

 The leaders in General, Points, Mountains and Best Young Rider classifications.

The riders will present themselves at the podium in a time limit of maximum 10 minutes after crossing the finish line.

Moreover, at the general finish of the event, the following riders must also present themselves at the final awards ceremony:

 The first 3 of the event

 The winners in the Points, Mountains and Best Young Rider classifications.

• The winner of the team classification (at least three riders and the Team manager are requested for this ceremony).

 

Article 14. Penalties

The UCI penalty scale is the only one applicable.

 

  • Suurtoetajad:

  • Toetajad:

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  • Meediapartner:

  • Autopartner:

  • Neutral Service:

  • Toetavad ametkonnad:

  • Liidrisärgid:

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