Wednesday, July 26
- Typo in there, Ed. Daren cannot have won the H/C again as it is only his second ever time trial!
A programme of Club Time Trials will be drawn up by the Committee at the beginning of each year, the programme to include an Evening Ten Mile Series and other Club Time Trials ("Acorn Events") as determined from time to time.
Events counting for handicap awards will be handicapped by an approved handicapper.
For the purpose of awards Juniors and Juveniles are defined in accordance with prevailing C.T.T. Regulations.
Private trials do not count for any Club award or record.
The evening ten-mile series will be run as a Senior League and a Junior League. Points to be awarded for positions on actual and handicap times in each League on the basis of 6 points for first, 5 points for second down to 2 points for fifth and 1 point for all other finishers.
Handicap points will not be awarded for a competitor's first ride in a series.
The overall winner of each section will be the rider with the highest total of points in that section from the ten highest scoring rides during the series.
The winners of the Junior Handicap Section and the Senior Fastest Section will be awarded a trophy and plaque. Winners of the other Sections will receive a plaque. A rider may take awards for both fastest and handicap Sections.
Where there is a tie for a place in an event the points will be awarded equally.
Medals will be awarded for the fastest rider and the fastest rider on handicap. Where the fastest rider is also fastest on handicap the handicap medal will go to the second fastest on handicap.
All Acorn Events, with the exception of any team time trials or events after 30 September, will count towards the Acorn Trophy.
Designated Open or association events will count as qualifying events using the handicaps given in these events. Points will be awarded on the basis of 4 points for fastest and 1st handicap, 3 points for 2nd fastest and 2nd handicap and 2 points for 3rd fastest and 3rd handicap. All other finishers will be awarded 1 point.
The rider with the highest total of points will be awarded the Acorn Trophy and a plaque.
Club Championships, over 25, 50 and 100 miles, will be held in events nominated by the Committee.
The Albert Sharp Memorial Shield & a plaque will be awarded to the winner of the 25-mile Championships.
The Judge Trophy and a plaque will be awarded to the winner of the 50-mile Championships.
The 100-mile Shield and a plaque will be awarded to the winner of the 100-mile Championships.
Plaques will be awarded to a rider breaking a Club Record at 10, 25, 50, 100 miles, 12 hours and 24 hours in any Club or Open Event. Separate records are awarded for men and women at these distances. Event Records also exist for the Carlton - Newark - Southwell and the Nottingham - Skegness events and plaques will be awarded.
The Halford Trophy and a plaque will be awarded to the handicap winner in the 25-mile event designated.
To qualify for this award the rider must have completed at least two solo time trials in any Club or Open Event during the season. Where the event designated is also the Club Championship 25 and the fastest rider is also fastest on handicap the handicap trophy will be awarded to the second fastest on handicap.
The Jack Ferguson Trophy and a plaque will be awarded to the handicap winner of the Nottingham - Skegness Race. To qualify for this award the rider must have completed at least two solo time trials in any Club or Open Event during the season. Where the fastest rider is also fastest on handicap the handicap trophy will be awarded to the second fastest on handicap.
The D. H. Brooks Trophy and plaque will be awarded to the winner of the Nottingham to Skegness Race.
The Juvenile Trophy and plaque will be awarded to either boy or girl. The rider must ride at least three Club Evening Ten Mile Time Trials. The winner of the Trophy will be the rider with the fastest time relative to the appropriate standard time for the age and sex of rider. Ages refer to age on 1 January. The standard times are set as follows: Under 14 yrs Under 15 yrs Under 16 yrs Boys 27 mins 26 mins 25 mins Girls 30 mins 29 mins 28 mins
The New World Trophy and plaque will be awarded to the most promising junior for the year. A sub-committee appointed by the Committee will decide on the recipient.
The Corona Shield and plaque shall be awarded to the winning team on standard in the Grand Prix des Gents team time trial.
Various best all rounder competitions have awards and the winners are decided on the eligible rider having the highest average speed over the relevant distances in qualifying events. The average speed is calculated by taking the average of the average speeds of each qualifying ride working to the nearest 0.001 mph. All qualifying rides must be completed by 30 September.
The following BAR Awards are made:
Where an award involves performances in Open Events a claim must be made to the Club Racing Secretary with evidence of the performances.
Where there is a tie for an award the riders will be declared joint winners and a plaque or medal, as appropriate, will be awarded to each rider. Trophies will be shared with the joint winners holding the trophies for equal parts of the year.