SERIES UPDATE: 01/09/21
The National CX Series has only run two rounds, with some states/territories unable to contest those rounds. With remaining rounds all being cancelled, individual round prizing (pro-rata) will be provided to those placing in the individual races of rounds 1 in 2.
The 2021 AusCycling CX National Series is a competition that includes a number of key cyclo-cross events which occur throughout the year. The Series is designed to encourage participation and recognise individual rider achievement.
The results from a riders best 5 results from Series events will be added together to determine an individual’s series points and the overall ranking.
In 2021, the Series consists of seven (7) rounds and the National Championships.
2021 CX National Series Calendar
The 2021 AusCycling CX National Series will include seven (7) National Series Rounds (Gold) plus the National Championships (platinum). The scoring will be determined by a rider’s best 5 rounds plus National Championships. The specifics of these events are outlined below:
The Series categories are based on a riders age as at the 31 December 2022. The Series will recognise categories on UCI age categories as outlined below:
2021 CX National Series Categories
Elite (19 years and over)
2003 and older
Expert (19‐29 years)
1993 to 2003
Masters 1 (30‐34 years)
1988 to 1992
Masters 2 (35‐39 years)
1983 to 1987
Masters 3 (40‐44 years)
1978 to 1982
Masters 4 (45‐49 years)
1973 to 1977
Masters 5 (50‐54 years)
1968 to 1972
Masters 6 (55‐59 years)
1963 to 1967
Masters 7 (60‐64 years)
1958 to 1962
Masters 8 (65‐69 years)
1953 to 1957
Junior (18 years and under)
U17 (16 years and under)
U15 (14 years and under)
U13 (11 & 12 years)
2021 CX National Championships Additional Categories
U23 (19 years – 22 years)
2003 to 2000
Under 23 (MU & WU) (19-22 years old) categories will be included in the 2021 AusCycling CX National Championships. For Series rounds that offer an U23 category, points will be awarded and combined to the participants Under 23 National Series point score.
Participants may qualify for both an Elite ranking and Age-Group ranking for the National Series year if they have competed in each category.
U23 or Masters riders may elect to race in the Elite category for any event however they will only earn Series points in the Elite category from those events where the individual raced in the Elite category. Points accumulated from non-elite categories do not count towards Elite Series points.
Categories may be combined for race starts, in accordance with the AusCycling Technical Regulations but are to be awarded separately (Masters 1-3, Master 4+ etc).
All riders must hold an AusCycling Off-Road, or All Discipline Race Membership or purchase a Race Event membership (National Championships only).
Prizes and awards
Prizes may be awarded to the riders at each individual competition at the discretion of the Host Organisers. Prizes are not mandatory for series rounds.
Overall National Series awards will be presented by AusCycling as follows:
1st - 3rd
Medal or Trophy
1st – 10th