The final results have been tabulated and the winners of the 2005 Kansas Omnium have been determined. Check the Omnium Page for complete results. This year the Omnium winners will receive a personalized plaque that recognizes their achievement. Plaques are being ordered now and will be distributed at the KCA Annual Meeting and Banquet.
The Kansas Omnium recognizes the rider with the best combined results in the State Championship road race, criterium, and time trial. To be eligible for the Omnium title, competitors must participate in all three Kansas State Championship events in the same class/category, be an annual USCF license holder and a Kansas resident.
Contrary to what was published on the State Championship Road Race and Criterium Race flyer, points will be awarded as follows: 15, 12, 10, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1 point for finishing. Ties will will be decided by highest placing in the Road Race. Awards for the Kansas Omnium will be awarded at a later date to be announced. | More |
Amy Urbauer will assume responsibility for the assigning of officials for USCF-KCA events for the remainder of 2005. The existing Official’s Schedule will remain in place until or unless officiating adjustments need to be made.
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In an effort to raise awareness among the general population and the racing community of the great achievements of Kansas racing cyclists, the KCA is proud to announce the creation of a Kansas Cycling Hall of Fame. Each KCA club, in good standing with the KCA and USAC, may nominate an individual for acceptance to the KCA Cycling Hall of Fame. | More |
With the spring race season in full swing, KCA President Curt Shelman gives a good explanation of the KCA’s relationship with USA Cycling, and the business side of being a tax-exempt organization. | More |
Courtesy Boulevard Brewing, Team GP-VeloTek, The Lanterne Rouge, and
Revolution Racing have teamed up to offer reduced-price
racing for Cat. 4 Women at all Revolution Racing events. With this coupon, category 4 women receive
$6 off at any of the Revolution Racing Events.
Recently the KCA asked the clubs and riders for donations for purchasing
computer equipment. We have received $1245.00 from over 30 donors
so far. The computers are being used at KCA races for registration,
scoring and results that can be seen in action at local races.
Many thanks to the clubs and individuals who sent a contribution.
If you’re interested in becoming an official (and isn’t everyone?),
consider participating in the upcoming clinic, to be held by KCA
Officials Coordinator Thom Leonard on Saturday, April 16, 2005
from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Star Signs and Graphics, 801 East 9th St.
Races don’t go without officials, so please consider this opportunity to
give back to the sport. The clinic is free to KS residents.
Here are the complete minutes of the KCA Board meeting March 5, 2005.
Because of a conflict with the USCF National Championships this year,
the Kansas state junior criterium and road race championships
will not be held June 18-19, but instead will be held in conjunction
with other races. The Road Race Championships will be held May
7 at the El Dorado Circuit Race near Wichita. The criterium championship
will be held July 3 at the Firecracker 500 in Lawrence.