2015 Oregon Cup

The Oregon Cup is a year-long points series for individuals and teams.

Updated May 22, 2015 3:01 AM

Name Team Points
1 Austin Arguello Therapeutic Associates Racing 145
2 Zach Winter Therapeutic Associates Racing 116
3 Paul Bourcier Smith&Nephew p/b West End Bikes 102
4 Cameron Beard 100
5 Cameron Clark Team Oregon presented by Laurelwood Brewing 100
6 Eric Gushurst Team Oregon presented by Laurelwood Brewing 95
7 Marek Litinsky Portland Bicycle Studio 85
8 Billy Truelove Co-Motion Cycles Factory Team 75
9 Joshua Liberles Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 64
10 Tim Reinhart Rapha/River City Bicycles 60
11 Daniel Lincoln Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 50
12 Kent Ross Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 50
13 Andrew Coe Rapha/River City Bicycles 44
14 Cliff Heaberlin Rapha/River City Bicycles 40
15 Lance Haidet 35
16 Jeremy Russell Therapeutic Associates Racing 35
17 Seth Patla PDX TI / HUB / RCB 34
18 Sean Babcock Team S+M 30
19 Kyle Medlin Smith&Nephew p/b West End Bikes 28
20 Matt Lieto 25
21 Christopher Wood Showers Pass Elite p/b Sage Cycles 20
22 Peter Buco Showers Pass Elite p/b Sage Cycles 19
23 John Browning Evolution Racing Team/River City Bicycles 19
24 David Sherman Therapeutic Associates Racing 18
25 Carl Decker 18
26 Andrew Sargent Evolution Racing Team/River City Bicycles 17
27 Colby Wait-Molyneux English Cycles 17
28 Erik Tonkin Team S+M 14
29 Brandon Meinke Olympia Cycling Team 14
30 Patrick Means Team S+M 13
31 David Kuhns Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 12
32 Matthew Studer Therapeutic Associates Racing 12
33 Stephen Bedford Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 12
34 Andrew Suchocki Therapeutic Associates Racing 11
35 Stephen Lockwood Team Oregon presented by Laurelwood Brewing 11
36 Joseph King Guinness Cycling Team 11
37 Jeff Crawford Therapeutic Associates Racing 10
38 Corey Fish Portland Bicycle Studio 10

The Oregon Cup is a year-long points series for senior men.

2015 Races
March 28 Gorge Roubaix
April 11 King's Valley Road Race presented by Hop Valley Brewing Co.
May 2 Montinore Road Race pb Team Oregon
June 14 High Desert Omnium: Road Race
June 21 Rainier Road Race- OBRA Championship RR
July 25 Mt. Tabor Circuit Race
August 1 Franz Bakery Crit

Rules

  • Divisions: Senior 1/2 Men.
  • Events selected by OBRA Oregon Cup Committee based on Race Selection Criteria (below).
  • There is not a minimum number of races to qualify.
  • Cash Prize List – 5 deep.
    1. $300
    2. $200
    3. $150
    4. $100
    5. $50
  • Prizes awarded at the annual OBRA Banquet
  • Leaders and champions jerseys will be awarded.
  • The OBRA Oregon Cup Committee will conduct ongoing outreach to potential sponsors and media.
  • Free entry to OR Cup events for OR Cup leaders.
  • Lower category riders competing in Senior Men races will receive points unless their category is picked separately. Lower-category riders do still count in individual race placings -- if a lower category rider finishes ahead of a higher category rider, the higher category rider does not move up in their placing.
  • Only yearly OBRA members are eligible for the Oregon Cup. People who only purchase one-day licenses will not be counted.
  • Ties
    • The most first place finishes or, if still tied, the most second place finishes, etc., or if still tied;
    • The highest placing in the last race, or the race nearest the last race in which at least one of the tied riders placed.

Points

  1. 100
  2. 75
  3. 60
  4. 50
  5. 45
  6. 40
  7. 35
  8. 30
  9. 25
  10. 20
  11. 19
  12. 18
  13. 17
  14. 16
  15. 15
  16. 14
  17. 13
  18. 12
  19. 11
  20. 10

Race Selection Criteria

  1. No more than eight events.
  2. Primarily road races. Criteriums will be used as needed to fill schedule.
  3. Road Race Difficulty Balance - Balance degree of difficulty based on hills vs. flat, distance, etc.
  4. High Profile Event - Well advertised in advance both with membership and media. High likelihood of commercial sponsorship.
  5. Geographically Balanced - Southern, central and northwest Oregon based on membership representation.
  6. Historically Significant - History of success over many seasons.
  7. Demonstrated Participation - Popular event and/or venue.
  8. Seasonally Balanced - Monthly, if possible, March through September.
  9. Quality Venue/Promotion - Highest standards for promoters and OBRA.

Questions? Contact Steven Beardsley.