A Point Series? World Championships?
That’s right! We here at Atlas are bringing you the very first trail stage race series which culminates in a World Championships. The first Atlas World Championships is scheduled for late summer 2018. That gives you a whole year of racing to accrue points and earn your way into the event to either compete for the Age Group titles or if you are an Elite, your share of the prize purse.
Who will be crowned the first ever Atlas World Champion?
Here is how it works;
Competing for the overall World Champion Title and their share of the prize purse!
- All valid card carrying elite athletes (from a recognized endurance based governing body i.e USATF, USAT, ITU etc…) will be allowed to register for the Atlas World Championships. (verification required)
- Non card carrying elites must qualify from other Atlas races with at least 15 ELITE Atlas points awarded by placing in the top 20 in the elite field. See official rules for details.
- In the event of not enough Elite athletes accruing points for the first year, we will accept applications with official results from recognized events.
Age Group Athletes-
Competing for the Age Group World Champion title and bragging rights for the year!
- Athletes must accrue at least 1 age group Atlas point in order to qualify for worlds by placing in the top 20 of their age group at any Atlas event. See official rules for how to accrue points.
- In the event of not enough athletes accruing point for the first year, we will accept applications with official results from recognized events.
For complete details see the official rules by CLICKING HERE