USA Cycling Rule Book

  
  


The USA Cycling rule book aims to provide consistent competition guidelines, and ensure safety and fair play across all cycling events.

Download the complete 2016 USA Cycling Rule Book

Current Version: 2/25/16 - complete rulebook at link above w/ updates after shown in chapters below
Chapter 6 and 7 revised 9/18/16 - see below for individual revised chapters
Previous Version: 2/26/15

 

Rule Book by Section

Chapter 1 — General Regulations

Chapter 2 — Track Racing

Chapter 3 — Road Racing

Chapter 4 — Cyclo-cross

Chapter 5 — Mountain Bike Racing

Chapter 6 — Collegiate Racing revised 9/8/16

Chapter 7 — Championships revised 9/8/16

Chapter 8 — Discipline

Chapter 9 — Records

Chapter 10 — Gran Fondo

Glossary

Appendix 1 — Organization of Sprint Events

Appendix 2 — Mountain Bike Seeding

Appendix 3 — Collegiate National Championship Points Table

Appendix 4 — USA Cycling Policies

Appendix 5 — Foreign Permission Letters

Note: You will need Acrobat Reader to read or download these files.

You may request a hard copy of the rule book by emailing membership@usacycling.org.

Additional Rules & Regulations