WORLD SERIES STANDINGS
After Round 1 in London - please click here for full results from sprints and final race positions.
|6||Christopher||Lawless||Axeon Hagens Berman CT||9|
|7||Adria||Moreno Sala||Raleigh GAC||8|
|13||Matthew||Shar||Wheelbase Cabtech Junior RT||1|
|5||Femke||Van Kessel||WV Breda||10|
|6||Charmaine||Porter||Team Ford Ecoboost||8|
|11||Sian||Botteley||Cycle Team OnForm||1|
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.
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:
During each race three sprints will take place with Championship bonus points available for each sprint as follows:
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 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.