2015 Oregon Cup

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

Updated July 3, 2015 3:01 AM

Name Team Points
1 Austin Arguello Therapeutic Associates Racing 215
2 Eric Gushurst Team Oregon presented by Laurelwood Brewing 170
3 Paul Bourcier Smith&Nephew p/b West End Bikes 157
4 Jeremy Russell Therapeutic Associates Racing 155
5 Zach Winter Therapeutic Associates Racing 116
6 Cameron Clark Team Oregon presented by Laurelwood Brewing 115
7 Stephen Lockwood Team Oregon presented by Laurelwood Brewing 111
8 David Richter 100
9 Cameron Beard Bend Endurance Academy 100
10 Tim Reinhart Rapha/River City Bicycles 95
11 Daniel Lincoln Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 90
12 Marek Litinsky Portland Bicycle Studio 85
13 Kent Ross Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 80
14 Billy Truelove Co-Motion Cycles Factory Team 75
15 Dwayne Farr US Military Cycling Team 75
16 Joshua Liberles Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 64
17 Maikey Lopera 60
18 Cliff Heaberlin Rapha/River City Bicycles 60
19 David Kuhns Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 57
20 Andrew Coe Rapha/River City Bicycles 55
21 Stephen Bedford Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 53
22 Lance Haidet 51
23 Carl Hoefer Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 50
24 Kyle Medlin Smith&Nephew p/b West End Bikes 38
25 Seth Patla PDX TI / HUB / RCB 34
26 Colby Wait-Molyneux English Cycles 31
27 Sean Babcock Team S+M 30
28 Joseph King Guinness Cycling Team 28
29 Matt Lieto 25
30 Kirk Bjorling Hutch's/Bend Dental 25
31 Christopher Wood Showers Pass Elite p/b Sage Cycles 20
32 Cole Lalomia 19
33 Peter Buco Showers Pass Elite p/b Sage Cycles 19
34 John Browning Evolution Racing Team/River City Bicycles 19
35 Leland Gilmore Rapha/River City Bicycles 18
36 David Sherman Therapeutic Associates Racing 18
37 Carl Decker 18
38 Dillon Caldwell 17
39 Andrew Sargent Evolution Racing Team/River City Bicycles 17
40 John Leonard 15
41 Wyatt Myers Guinness Cycling Team 14
42 Erik Tonkin Team S+M 14
43 Brandon Meinke Olympia Cycling Team 14
44 Kyle Wuepper BendBroadband/WebCyclery.com 13
45 Patrick Means Team S+M 13
46 Matthew Studer Therapeutic Associates Racing 12
47 John Morehouse Therapeutic Associates Racing 11
48 Andrew Suchocki Therapeutic Associates Racing 11
49 Adam Oliver Hosmer Chiro/RPM Mortgage Cycling Team 10
50 Jeff Crawford Therapeutic Associates Racing 10
51 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 Road Race
June 21 Rainier Road Race- OBRA Championship RR
July 25 Mt. Tabor Series
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.