DH Series Info
2017 VITTORIA Eastern States Cup Downhill Race Series Information
VITTORIA ESC DH SCHEDULE
9 events count best 6
June 4 VITTORIA ESC Downhill – Thunder, Charlemont MA – BOX SHOWDOWN – STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
June 11 VITTORIA ESC Downhill– Pats Peak, Henniker NH – STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
June 25 VITTORIA ESC Downhill – Blue, Palmerton PA – BOX SHOWDOWN – STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
July 9 VITTORIA ESC Downhill – Plattekill Mountain, Roxbury NY – STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
July 16 VITTORIA ESC Downhill –Sugarbush, Warren VT BOX SHOWDOWN- STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Aug 20 VITTORIA ESC Downhill – Attitash, Bartlett NH – BOX SHOWDOWN
Sept 3 VITTORIA ESC Downhill – Blue, Palmerton PA – BOX SHOWDOWN
Sept 17 VITTORIA ESC Downhill – Windham Mountain, Windham NY
Oct 15 VITTORIA ESC Downhill – Mount Snow, West Dover VT – FINALS
VITTORIA Eastern States Cup DH Series Plan:
VITTORIA ESC races are sanctioned by USA Cycling.
VITTORIA ESC is an USAC Eastern Regional DH Championship Series
VITTORIA ESC features 5 USA Cycling State DH Championships.
USAC Annual or Day License is Required:
A current annual or day USAC license is required to practice and race.
USA Cycling Day Licenses are available at all event registrations for $10/Race.
Annual licenses are $75 for adults and available online at: www.usacycling.org
VITTORIA ESC Number Plates:
All Racers must use a 2017 VITTORIA ESC Number Plate anytime they are on course including their race run and practice. Only Racers with VITTORIA ESC Number Plates are allowed on the Race Course.
ESC number plates are available on the ESC website or at every race for $10.00 each.
These plates can be reused by racers at all 2017 VITTORIA ESC races.
Modifications will/can result is disqualification. Lettering/Logos MUST be 100% Intact. NO CUTS!!
Category Upgrades/Downgrades MUST be approved by USA Cycling:
50% of Points will carry over to the new class when a racer upgrades or downgrades their class.
VITTORIA ESC Series Race Podium:
Top 5 in every class make the podium
1st, 2nd and 3rd in every class receive Custom Eastern States Cup Podium Medals and Sponsor Prizes
4th and 5th place receive great products from Euroline Motorex
Venues may enhance prize packages with prizes.
State Champions in every class will receive Custom VITTORIA ESC State Championship Socks and USAC State Medals.
VITTORIA ESC DH Pro Race Payouts:
Cash Awards to Men and Women Pro/Open at each race $500-$200-$100 for 1st-2nd-3rd.
Racers MUST be present at the Series Final Award Ceremonies or at the Race Award Ceremony to Receive Awards and/or Cash Payouts!
Female Amateur Open (Cat 2/3)
Clif Kids Open <14
Open 50+ (cat 1/2/3)
Male Amateur 40+ (cat 2/3)
Male Amateur 30-39 (cat 2/3)
Male Amateur 19-29 (cat 2/3)
Male Amateur 15-18 (cat 2/3)
Male Expert 40+ (cat1)
Male Expert 30-39 (cat1)
Male Expert 19-29 (cat1)
Male Expert 15-18 (cat1)
Female Pro/Expert Open (pro and cat1)
Male Pro (pro)
VITTORIA ESC DH Series Championship Qualifications:
Series Finals at Mount Snow is for double points
No minimum number of races needed to qualify for DH Series Championship Standings
Top 6 results by points towards the Championship
Any ties will be broken by placement in the series final at Mount Snow
Racers MUST be present at Series Finals Awards to Receive Awards or Cash Payouts!
Vittoria ESC DH Series USAC Regional Championship Awards
Male DH Pro $1500 $500 $250 $150 $100
Female Pro/Expert Open (pro and cat1) $1500 $500 $250 $150 $100
BOX COMPONENTS SHOWDOWNS
The “BOX Showdown” weekends will feature both Enduro and Down Hill races at the largest resorts on our schedule. BOX Components and the ESC will present high end prizing for the top three men and women that race both Enduro and Downhill during the weekend.
RACERS MUST REGISTER AT THE ENDURO TIMING DESK PRIOR TO THE START OF THE FIRST RACE OF THE EVENT TO BE CONSIDERED FOR BOX EAST COAST SHOWDOWN POINTS AND PRIZES
Racers MUST be present at the Series Final Award Ceremonies or at the Race Award Ceremony to
Receive Awards and/or Cash Payouts!