KENDA UKUPACHA EXTREME 2019

Rules and Regulations

1.-  Date and place.-

Kenda Ukupacha Extreme will take place in Quito on the 16 and 17 of November 2019.  Saturday  will be the first stage called PROLOGUE  and on sunday the EXTREME ENDURO will take place near Latacunga-ECUADOR.

2.-  About the classes.-

There will be 2 classes this year:  OPEN and PROMO CLASS.  The Open class has 3 sub-classes (Master35, Master45, Couples and Junior-23) 

  • Open class riders will receive Gold, Silver, Bronze or Iron Medal according to what stage of the track they reached in the given time.
  • THERE IS ONLY ONE TRACK FOR ALL BUT PROMO CLASS GOES ONLY UNTIL BRONZE CHECK POINT

3.-  Registration.-

Registration will start September 1st  and finish November 8th and in order to register for the race you need to sign up in www.enduroukupacha.com and pay in the shown account.

The race has a USD$180 registration cost and we have only 150 spaces available.

 

4.-  About the race.-

The race will have 2 stages, the first one on Saturday which is known as PROLOGUE and the 2nd is the EXTREME ENDURO which will be on Sunday.

a)  About the prologue:    It will be a closed track in a bull fight arena with natural and artificial obstacles.  You have free practice, then a hot lap which determine the semifinal in which you will participate.  Only 10 riders in total qualify for the final, and the final positions will determine your start the next day.

b)  About the EXTREME ENDURO:  Riders start according to the position of the day before.   The tracks will have around 120 km and the winner is whoever crosses the finish line first and with all check points marked.  NOTE:  The organization may take several minutes to check penalties, missed check points, etc., in order to determine the overall winner, so riders should not consider themselves as winners right away, but wait until official declaration of the overall winner.

Disqualifications:

  • Any rider who makes intentional shortcuts in the Prologue to gain terrain and time over other riders.
  • Any rider who has violent attitudes towards other riders, spectators, or judges.
  • Any rider who changes bike in the whole competition (you are allow to race only with the same bike you started the 1st day).
  • Any rider to receives external attention and/or changes tire in the EXTREME ENDURO

 

6.-  Prizes.-

 

TABLA DE PREMIOS / PRIZE CHART
LUGAR/PLACE ABIERTA GENERAL ABIERTA ECUATORIANOS MASTER35 MASTER45 JUNIOR PAREJAS/COUPLES PROMOCIONAL / PROMO CLASS
1ero / 1st $1500 TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO
2do / 2nd $1000 TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO
3ero / 3rd $500 TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO TROFEO
Medallas para todos los finalizadores en categoría ABIERTA según su PC (Oro, Plata, Bronce, Hierro)
Medallas de finalizador para todos los que lleguen al PC de Bronce en categoría PROMOCIONAL

7.-  Results.-

Once proclaimed the results, they are official and unchangeable, therefore the organization can take as much time as needed to proclaim the official results.

8.-  Images release authorization.-

The rider authorize the organization the total use of all images and/or videos resulting in the rider´s participation on this race.  The organization can use the images and/or videos to any purpose and the rider can not make any claim and or ask for any compensation regarding this matter.

9.-  About the GPS

GPS is mandatory and we only work with GARMIN GPS.

10-  Various.-

There will be rescue teams along the track, but some places are really hard to get so we cannot guarantee immediate rescue but we have assure the best possible rescue teams for your safety.

11.-  HELP.-

No outside help is allowed in the race apart from help from other riders and staff.  Being help by a third person may be considered enough reason for a disqualification.

The SPECIAL INSTRUCTION FOR RIDERS document is part of this RULES AND REGULATIONS.