Helmets

  • must be approved by CPS commission
  • must be worn at all times while on bike
  • chin strap must be buckled before mounting your bike and remain fastened at all time while on your bike

Outside Assistance

  • no assistance may be received except from medical and race staff

Transition

  • no glass, no spectators allowed
  • do not impede other’s advancement through your actions or equipment placement
  • no mounting or riding your bike inside transition

Drafting / Passing

  • keep 3 bike lengths behind other racers except when passing
  • :15 seconds is allowed to pass
  • always pass on the left

Course / Traffic Laws

  • COURSE IS NOT CLOSED – WATCH FOR CARS
  • racer must obey all traffic laws
  • course direction is the responsibility of the racer

Headphones

  • headphone or audio devices are not allowed on any portion of the race

Wetsuits

  • not allowed above a water temperature of 84 degrees

Abandonment

  • equipment, belongings, clothing, garbage, and nutritional items cannot be thrown onto course