Organization Cycling Club ‘’Rodilios’’ & Sports Tours Hellas
Organizer`s address: 5th Km Rhodes – Lindos - Rhodes 85100,
Phone no. +30 28210 98233 E-mail: email@example.com
Race Director: Giorgos Leventakis phone: +30 6973023948
International Tour of Rhodes is held under the UCI rules and includes, 1 ITT -1,9km. long, with regular bikes, helemts, wheels & no barriers, prologue & 3 stages. Is organized between April, 8th-11th 2021 The total distance of the race is 498,4km.
Article 2: Races class
The races are registered in class ME 2.2 & is organized in accordance with the UCI regulations. In accordance with article 2.10.008 following amount of points shall be awarded for ‘’International Tour of Rhodes 2.2:
- 40, 30, 25, 20, 15, 10, 5, 3, 3, 3 points to first 10 cyclists in general classification of the race
- 7, 3, 1 points to the best 3 riders of each stage.
- 1 points to the leader of the general classification.
For the UCI rankings.
Race is in UCI Europe Tour Calendar.
Article 3: Participation
The race is open to UCI professional continental teams of the country, UCI foreign professional continental teams (max 2), Continental teams, National teams, Regional teams and Club teams, as per article 2.1.005 of the UCI Regulations. Foreign national, regional and club teams should have the authorization of their national federations.
Every team must consist of min 5 and max 7 riders in accordance with article 2.2.003 UCI Regulations. Maximum number of foreign teams is 22.
Article 4:Race office-Registration & Technical meeting information
The preliminary operations of license control and start numbers will take place on Wednesday, April 7th from 17:00 to 19:00 pm in the race office located at the following address: Mitsis Grand Hotel, Akti Miaouli & G. Papanikolaou str. 85100, Rhodes tel: +30-2241054700.
The technical meeting in accordance with article 1.2.087 of the UCI regulations, in the presence of the Members of the Commissaires’ Panel will be held at the following address: Mitsis Grand Hotel, Akti Miaouli & G. Papanikolaou str. 85100, Rhodes tel: +30-2241054700, on Thursday April 8th at 10:00 am.
The Press Centre of the Tour is in the following address: Mitsis Grand Hotel.
Official presentation: Because of the covid19 measures will not take place an official presentation. All teams have the chance to take a photo to the podium which will lie into the race hotel.
Signature Times regarding the prologue: Thursday April 8th: The first rider will start at 16.00. Start every 30''. The use of ITT road bikes, special wheels, barriers and aerodynamic helmets are prohibited.
Signature Times regarding the stages: From 10.45 a.m until 11.45 a.m (1st stage) 10.45-11.45 a.m (2nd stage) & 09.45-10.45 a.m (3rd stage).
Article 5: Radio Tour
Radio Tour, will be broadcasted on channel which is going to be announced during the techical meeting in Greek and English. Pick up radio devices: Thursday April 8th between: 18.00-19.30. Person in charge: Christos Frey
Article 6: Neutral vehicles
The Organizer provides 3 adequately equipped neutral technical support vehicles.
Article 7: Feeding
Article 8: Accidents on the last three kilometers.
In case of a duly noted fall, puncture or mechanical incident in the last three kilometers of a road race stage, article 2.6.027 of the UCI Regulations applies
In exceptional circumstances the time limit may be increased by the Commissaires Panel in consultation with the organizer.
Article 9: Time limits
The time limit for the ‘’International Tour of Rhodes’’ stages 1, 2 and 3 is 12% according to the 2.6.032 regulations.
The time limit may be changed by the Commissaires Panel in consultation with the organizer, during the technical meeting.
Article 10: Classification and time bonuses
The leader of each classification shall be required to wear the corresponding distinctive jersey.
If a rider is leading more than one classification, the order of priority of the distinctive jerseys shall be as follows:
1. Individual General Classification.
2. Points Classification.
3. King of the mountain Classification
4. Under 23 Classification.
The riders of the team leading the team general classification are obliged to wear the corresponding distinctive sign (different color of numbers) during the stages.
Individual General Classification. YELLOW JERSEY
The classification will be conducted in accordance with the UCI Regulation art. 2.6.014 and 2.6.015.
Under 23 Classification WHITE JERSEY.
The classification will include riders born between years 1999-2002.
Points Classification RED JERSEY
The riders have to complete the race in order to qualify.
NOTE. The numbers of stage wins are not counting for the General Intermediate Sprints Classification.
king of the mountain GREEN YERSEY
In accordance with the article 2.6.016 of the UCI Regulations, the team classification of the day shall be calculated on the basis of the sum of the three best individual times from each team. In the event of equal times, the deciding factors shall be the lowest sum of places of those competitors or, if that fails, the higher place of the best competitor.
General team classification is the sum of team times of the completed stages.
In the event of a draw, the deciding factors will be:
- number of first places in the daily team classifications;
- number of 2nd places in the daily team classifications etc.
In the event the above measures fail, the deciding factor is the team best rider’s rank in the general individual classification.
Any team reduced to fewer than three riders shall be eliminated from the general team classification.
Time bonuses (applied only to the individual general classification) will be awarded according to the article 2.6.019 UCI Regulation:
At the finishes of each stage: 1st 10 sec, 2nd 6 sec, 3nd 4 sec, for the three best riders.
Article 11. Timekeeping
All recorded times will be rounded down to the nearest second.
Live results will be live in ProCyclingstats and Dataride.
Article 12: Prize list
The prize list in accordance with UCI Regulations for class 2.2 race – EUROPE 2 scale. Details will be given on the technical conference. The money prizes for the stages and the general final classification will be given after the publication of the anti-doping tests (maximum 120 days) directly to the account of each team. This method eliminates the risk that a rider who could possibly be found positive at the anti-doping test gets undeserved money prizes.
All the prizes are under the fiscal rule of Greece. That means we will apply 24% VAT on every prize as below.
A. Stage races prize money
|International Tour of Rhodes April 8th-11th 2021||Prizes per 3 stages|
|International Tour of Rhodes Prologue April 8th||Prologue prize money|
B. Overall Individual Classification for ‘’International Tour of Rhodes 2.2’’
International Tour of Rhodes
April 8th-11th 2021
|G.C Prize money|
Plus 150€, 100€ & 50€ for the first three of the Intermediate sprint, hill climber & U23
Total awards granted of: 11.499€
Article 13: Anti-doping test
The UCI Anti-doping Regulations are entirely applicable to the event. Moreover and in conformity with the law of Greece, the Greek Anti-doping legislation is applicable in addition to the UCI Anti-doping Regulations.
Place of Anti-doping tests will be included in another communication during the technical meeting.
Article 14: Ceremonies
In accordance to the UCI Regulation Art. 2.6.018bis the following riders sould be presented:
• After each stage
- The winner of the stage
- The leader of the general classification by time
- The leaders of the jerseys
- After the last stage
- The winner of the stage
- The winners of the jerseys & the winner of the general classification by teams
- The three first riders of the general classification by time
- A trophy for the best team by time (3 best riders)
The award ceremony will be held at the hotel area, 1h.30'min after the finish of each stage, due to the covid19 conditions, with masks. All riders must present themselves wearing their team jersey. All teams has the obligation to bring thier stick logo in case of jerseys ceremony.
Article 15: Penalties
The penalties in accordance with UCI Regulations.
Article 16: Race security rules
The 3 Stage races will take place in the conditions of limited traffic. Intersecting traffic will be closed, so that leading riders and the main group can pass. In case of riders losing more than 30' to the peloton, the traffic will be opened and the competitors in question will be removed from the race.
All riders, technical cars and race personnel going off the racing column are obliged to follow the traffic laws. All support vehicles must follow the instructions of the commissaries and the police.
At the finish of every stage all race support cars must follow the directions of the traffic directing personnel and park on the designated spots.
In case of an accident the vehicle must stop, warning signs must be set up, first aid administered and both police and emergency services informed.
The race will be accompanied with signed Police vehicles including motorbikes with at least blue lights on.
When getting close to these vehicles, race participants must take special precautions according to the traffic regulations.
Article 17: Detailed programme
A detailed program of each day, the time and place of accommodation, meals, meetings, starts, decoration and presentation, payment of prize money, transfers to the start and from finish to the hotels and detailed stage plans: mileage and travel times through the nodal points of the route, the location of the sprints, feeding zones, places particularly dangerous and rounds will be included in an additional booklet.
Article 18: Route maps
All maps routes stages can be found in a special folder and on the website www.rhodestour.gr
Article 19: Commisaires’ Panel
Main Commissaire: Mr. Vladimir PETSAS (GRE)
Commissaire 2: Charalampos RIGAS GRE
Commissaire 3: Katerina MAMMI GRE
Motorbike Commissaire: Dimitris KONSTANTOPOULOS GRE
Finish line Commissaire: Konstantina KARAMANIDOU GRE
Timekeeping Commissaire: ...........................................
Article 20: Final provisions
- All participants should be appropriately insured,
- Money prizes are subject to taxation in accordance with the current tax.
- Organizer decides regarding in order captivated.
- All participants are required to read the rules of the competition.
Article 21: Results
The results of each stage and the general results of the race will be printed and also will be promptly published on the websites: ProCyclingstats and Dataride.
and in the race website: www.rhodestour.gr later the event.
Article 22: Hospital Address
General Hospital of Rhodes ‘’Andreas Papandreou’’ Tel: +30 22413 60000
Ag. Apostoloi str. 85100