2016 Adventure Racing Performance Cup Award (ARPCA)
The ARPCA is a point’s series award for adventure races taking place in the Allegheny Region in the states of Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia.
Series Registration for 2016
You must register for the ARPCA Series to be included in the 2016 standings.
Online Registration for the ARPCA Series is FREE but you must register by July 1st 2016. The award is a sponsored series.
Note: You must register for the ARPCA Series for your prior races to count towards your Series points. Email your name, age, sex, city, state to firstname.lastname@example.org Your information is kept private and only your name is published in the results.
Many races sell out and there may be no day of registration. If you want to race you must preregister for each event early to be included for each race.
ARPCA Series Benefits
Note: If you complete any races prior to registering with the ARPCA Series, those races are included in your Series points. For example, if you race in the 3rd Series race and then decide to register for the ARPCA Series, the points from the first 3 races will count towards your ARPCA Series points.
Adventure Racing Performance Cup Awards
The awards cermony will be held at Performance Kayak in West Newton in October. (date will be updated)
ARPCA Series Points
A Triathlete’s individual race finish in the series will be used to calculate a series point total. Points are based on overall place within the category. Points will be given to the top 15 of each Series races. Every participant that completes a Series race receives one point. First place also will receive 15 points, Second 14 points, Third 13 points, Fourth 12 points, Fifth 11 points, Sixth 10 points, Seventh 9 points, Eighth 8 points, Ninth 7 points, Tenth 6 points, Eleventh 5 points, Twelfth 4 points, Thirteenth 3 points, Fourteenth 2 points, Fifteenth 1 point.
Series Bonus Points
All of your ARPCA Series race results count towards your overall standing points. If you participate in more than 6 ARPCA races, you are awarded 5 bonus points for each additional race you finish.