Upgrade Rule –
Class winners, including Enduro classes must move up to the next level, this does not apply to XC Cat 2 50/60+ classes, Women’s and juniors. These classes will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Cat 1 Classes – Men’s 19-39 class, top 3 must move up to Elite/Open. Men’s Singlespeed, 40-49 and 50+ winners must move up to Elite/Open or Elite Masters. If you don’t think you should have to upgrade please contact us for a review of your results.
Cat 2 Classes – 5 top 3 finishes in the previous season must move up to Cat 1
Cat 3 – 5 top 3 finishes in the previous season must move up to Cat 2
Enduro Men 19-29 and 30-39 – top 3 must move up to Pro/Open Men
Racing age is defined as your age on December 31 of the current year.
Payouts & Awards
Pro/Cat 1 Men Open will race for the below cash purse. The Elite Masters 40+ class has been eliminated.
Cat 1/Pro Open Women & Cat 1 Elite 40+ Women will race together for the same cash purse below.
All other classes will be awarded prizes, medals or plaques depending on the race.
Payouts and awards at Endurance races are at the discretion of the race promoter.
The suggested payout schedule for most MASS races will be as follows. In certain situations such as low attendance or high venue costs the promoter might have to modify their payout. Promoters reserve the right to not pay more than 50% of the field.