Rider Upgrades

Upgrade points for USAC road licenses are awarded for road races and criteriums (“mass-start” events) only–time trials do not qualify. Please read the USA Cycling Category Upgrade Information.

An upgrade request consists of the following:

  1. Rider Name
  2. USAC license number
  3. Current USAC category and requested category
  4. 12-month racing resume with race names, race dates, category raced, field size, placing and rider’s mailing address.

The preferred method of requesting an upgrade is via the USA Cycling  site and your request will be directed to the KCA Upgrade Coordinator.

Upgrade requests may also be submitted to the KCA Upgrade Coordinator Ken Whiteside kenwhiteside1@gmail.com.

For more information about upgrade qualifications, read USA Cycling Category Upgrade Information on the USA Cycling website and contact the KCA Upgrade Coordinator Ken Whiteside kenwhiteside1@gmail.com.

2013 Upgrades from 8.28.13 through 10.28.13 are here.

2013 Upgrades from 8.3.13 through 8.27.13 are here.

2013 Upgrades from 6.8.13 through 8.2.13 are here.

2013 Upgrades from 1.1.13 through 6.7.13 are here.

Kansas rider up grades 2012

Kansas Rider Up Grades 2011

Kansas Rider Up-Grades 2010

Upgrade points for USAC road licenses are awarded for road races and criteriums (“mass-start” events) only–time trials do not qualify.Starting in 2006, USAC cyclocross upgrade points are awarded for results in cyclocross events only.

KCA upgrade guidelines permit riders to receive 50% of the normal upgrade points for participation in races that fail to meet minimum field size requirement but have at least 50% of field size requirement.

Please read the USCF Categorization Guidelines.

An upgrade request consists of the following:

  1. Rider Name
  2. USCF license number
  3. Current USCF category and requested category
  4. 12-month racing resume with race names, race dates, category raced, field size, placing and rider’s mailing address.

The preferred method of requesting an upgrade is via the USA Cycling Website. Your request will be directed to the KCA Upgrade Coordinator.

Upgrade requests may also be submitted the KCA Upgrade Coordinator Joe Fox.

For more information about upgrade qualifications, read USCF Categorization Guidelines on the USA Cycling website contact the KCA Upgrade Coordinator Joe Fox.