New rule for intermediate controls

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Bill Bryant

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Feb 3, 2024, 4:25:33 PMFeb 3
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FYI: From RUSA HQ to all riders…

Bill Bryant

Santa Cruz Randonneurs

 

 

Dear RUSA Members,

The Audax Club Parisien has made a major change to its Brevets de Randonneurs Mondiaux regulations that we follow at Randonneurs USA. Starting immediately, there will only be timing at the final control of each brevet. The RUSA Board of Directors has voted to follow this and so our US brevets and populaires will no longer have timed intermediate controls.

 

The ACP is encouraging RBAs to still use the familiar opening and closing times for intermediate controls, but this is to be only a guideline to help riders stay inside the time window for a successful finish at the final control, which will be timed. And, following the recent change for events 1200 km and longer by Les Randonneurs Mondiaux, US organizers for grand randonnées can chose to use timed intermediate controls or not.

 

What do you need to do? Ride events as you always would – you must follow the route and reach all the control points, but don’t stress too much about the control times between the start and the finish; now it is the final checkpoint’s timing that you need to be concerned with.

 

Best wishes for a good year of randonneuring,

The RUSA Board of Directors

 

 

Raphaël

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Feb 3, 2024, 4:33:54 PMFeb 3
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Eh ben en voilà une bonne nouvelle !

Happy New Year to all. 

Raphaël 

On Feb 3, 2024, at 13:25, Bill Bryant <bi...@bryant-springsteen.net> wrote:


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