6.1.024 A rider shall have finished at the moment when the tire of the front wheel touches the vertical plane rising from the starting edge of the finish line. According to article 1.2.109 the bike and the rider have to cross the finish line together.
Start commissaire 6.1.052 The start commissaire shall be responsible for conducting the start of each race. The starter shall operate the starting gate, and perform such other actions as are necessary and appropriate to assure that each race has a safe and fair start The starter may recommend to the president of the commissaires’ panel commissaire that a rider obstructing the starter from carrying out his duties be penalized.
When a timing system is utilised, the starter must first confirm with the staging official any rider who fails to present himself at the start gate and then ensure that the operator of the timing system and his equipment is ready before he begins the starting procedure of a race.
6.1.060 Any added aerodynamic accessories on personal equipments are not permitted. Cameras are not permitted during qualifying rounds and finals. The riders are responsible for securing the fixation of the cameras in order to avoid any danger. The UCI can decide to allow a camera during finals but only for the usage of the TV production company. Metal/permanent fixtures to attach the cameras are not allowed, tape and velcro are allowed.
6.7.010 Every nation will have a possibility to host a national championship, counting for continental ranking points. A national championship can only be open for a rider who holds a passport in the respective country (home country) as indicated in 1.2.028. If a nation still decides to allow riders from a different nationality during the national championships, the foreign rider won’t receive UCI points and the finishing place of the riders of the designated nation stays unchanged.
Art. 6.1.057 “Pants shall be loose fitting long pants made of tear –resistant material” Pants made of denim are not tear resistant and are not permitted during BMX competitions. Denim pants that are made with Kevlar material are authorized but they must have has been approved by the UCI. All denim pants without this label are forbidden.
Art. 6.1.056 Each rider who received a permanent career number must print this number on the back of the jersey.
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