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RAPHA NOCTURNE

WORLD SERIES

Series

WORLD SERIES STANDINGS

After Round 1 in London - please click here for full results from sprints and final race positions.

ELITE MEN

Pos Forname Surname Team Points
1 Graham Briggs JLT Condor 33
2 Brenton Jones JLT Condor 25
3 Tobyn Horton Madison Genesis 18
4 Andy Tennant Team Wiggins 12
5 George Wood Richardsons-Trek RT 10
6 Christopher Lawless Axeon Hagens Berman CT 9
7 Adria Moreno Sala Raleigh GAC 8
8 Ian Bibby JLT Condor 4
9 Jon Mould JLT Condor 3
10 Matt Cronshaw Madison Genesis 3
11 Tom Moses JLT Condor 1
12 Hannes Baumgarten Maloja Pushbikers 1
13 Matthew Shar Wheelbase Cabtech Junior RT 1

ELITE WOMEN

Pos Forname Surname Team Points
1 Neah Evans Storey Racing 31
2 Lucy Shaw Drops 25
3 Annasley Park Drops 20
4 Elizabeth-Jane Harris Storey Racing 18
5 Femke Van Kessel WV Breda 10
6 Charmaine Porter Team Ford Ecoboost 8
7 Barbara Guarischi CANYON//SRAM Racing 8
8 Abigail Van Twisk Drops 4
9 Bethany Crumpton Storey Racing 2
10 Monica Dew Storey Racing 1
11 Sian Botteley Cycle Team OnForm 1

OVERVIEW
The Rapha Nocturne is a new world series of city centre criterium racing to determine the world’s best cycling circuit racers. The streets of some of the world’s most iconic cities will be transformed into a high octane race circuits with some of the world’s best elite riders racing for points to become the criterium World Champion and claim the Rapha Nocturne World Champions jersey.

Criterium racing is the ultimate test of speed, skill and endurance and riders race on the limit for an hour on technical city street circuits. The Rapha Nocturne format will see racers score Championship points in each city with bonus points award for sprints during each race. Quite simply, the rider with the most points at the end of the World Series will be crowned world champion.

POINTS SYSTEM
The World Series will be applied to the elite men’s and women’s races. World Series Points will be awarded bases on the final race standings as follows:

Position Points
1 25
2 18
3 15
4 12
5 10
6 8
7 6
8 4
9 2
10 1

BONUS SPRINTS
During each race three sprints will take place with Championship bonus points available for each sprint as follows:

Position Points
1 5
2 3
3 1

THE 2017 SERIES
The 2017 Rapha Nocturne Series will take place across two cities expanding to additional cities in 2018:

  • Round 1 – London: 10th June
  • Round 2 – Copenhagen 19th August

THE RIDERS
The Elite Championship is an individual competition but pro teams will be able to enter so team tactics will come into play. The competition will feature riders ranging from WorldTour pros to specialist criterium racers – the playing field will be level as we determine the world’s best city street racer.