ENG – Pilis Cup 2018

UCI C1 XCO race and Hungarian Cup
22 – 23 September 2018

Technical Guide

Type of event:

Mountain Bike Olympic Cross (XCO, UCI C1)

Date of event:

22nd  –  23rd  September 2018


Pilis Cross Country Club (PCCC)



The event takes place next to Piliscsév, as is shown on the map. Piliscsév is located 30 kilometers from Budapest.

by Car: No 10.  Main road 30 km from Budapest

by Train: from Budapest West Station to Piliscsév Station (200 m from here)

Race regulation:

The race will be run according to the UCI regulations.

Info for foreign riders:

Barbara BENKÓ: +36 204678367 barbara.benko21@gmail.com

Race Director:

László BENKÓ

mobile: +36 20 974 3765, e-mail: benko.l@freemail.hu

Course Director:


mobile: +36 70 531 2109, e-mail: rezniksanyee@gmail.com


Miklós KEPPLER +36 703953015 keppler.miklos.norbert@gmail.com

Olivér GREMAN +36 302281390 greman@ovartej.hu



UCI commissaire:       Neil SIMPSON (GB)

National commissaires:

  • KOVÁCS László (ENC)
  • ORBÁN László (ENC)
  • FÖLDI József (Nat. A)
  • CSÉRI Szilvia (Nat.C)
  • TARJÁN Bence (Nat.C)




For non-Hungarian riders registration form:


For Hungarian riders pre-registration is available online via ODIN race registration system under Pilis Kupa. (http://www.odinsport.eu/):


Pre-registration fee for U9, U11, U13 categories:                            3500 Ft

Pre-registration fee for U15, U17, Masters, Hobby categories:       5000 Ft

Pre-registration fee for U19, U23/Elite UCI C1categories:               5500 Ft

The pre-registration fee must be paid in person at the registration.


On-site registration:

Saturday, 22nd September


Registration fee for U9, U11, U13 categories:                                  4500 Ft

Registration fee for U15, U17, Masters, Hobby categories:             6000 Ft

Registration fee for U19, U23/Elite UCI C1 categories:                   7000 Ft


!!! Important: No new entries will be accepted on the day of the race, 23rd September, 2018 !!!


Important: As number plates are required in order to train on the course, all riders must first complete the registration process before training. Riders found training without a number plate may be fined by the Commissaires’ Panel.




Race information


Provided by Tempo Sport, professional timing services.

Starting order, start:

The starting order is determined as follows:

  1. As per the last published UCI XCO individual ranking;
  2. As per the last published Hungarian XCO ranking;
  3. Unclassified riders: by the order of their registrations;

The competitor who is absent at the call-up, can only line up in the last line of their category.


The usage of the 80% rule (Any rider whose time being 80% slower of that of the race leader’s first lap is pulled out of the race.) will be decided by the UCI commissaire.




U13, WU13 2006-2007
U11, WU11 2008-2009
U9, WU9 2010-
Masters1 men 1979-1988
Masters women 1988-
Masters2 men 1969-1978
Masters3 men 1968-
Hobby – 1999-


U23 / Elite 1989-1999
U19 -Juniors 2000-2001
U17, WU17  2002-2003
U15, WU15 2004-2005


Course Overview

Course Length: 3,5 km

Elevation Gain: 160 m.

Feed/Technical Assistance Zones: There are 2 zones, close to each other. There is no need for special transport because it is easy to approach on foot.

Course Map and Elevation Profile




Event Schedule

Saturday, 22nd September 2018.

08:00 –                        Registrations / Number Plate Pick-up. It will be closed 1 hour before each category’s start

08:00 – 09:45             Official training for only U9, U11, U13 categories

09:30                          Team Manager’s meeting (U9, U11, U13 categories)

10:00 –                       Races and victory ceremonies – U9, U11, U13

12:00 – 12:40             Official training

13:00 –                       Race and victory ceremony – Masters, Hobby

15:00 – 18:00            Registration / Number Plate Pick-up

15:00 – 18:00             Official training

18:10 –                       Team Manager’s meeting


Sunday, 23rd September 2018.

08:00 –                        Registration / Number Plate Pick-up. No new entries will be accepted! It will be closed 1 hour before each category’s start, except the UCI categories – U19, Elite – it will end 2 hours before their start.

08:00 – 09:00             Official training

09:30 –                       Races and victory ceremonies by the time schedule


Time schedule:

Date Start Categories Course Race Time Time of award ceremony
22nd 09.2018 10:00 U9 U9 8-10 min 12:05
10:30 U11 U11 15-18 min 12:05
11:15 U13 U13 20-27 min 12:05
13:00 Masters, Hobby Elite 45-75 min 14:45
23rd 09.2018 09:30 U15 – U17 Elite 35-60 min 15:30
11:00 U19, WU19,

Women U23/Elite

Elite 60-105 min


13:30 Men U23/Elite Elite 60-105 min 15:30



For top 3 in all categories: medals and souvenirs.


Prize money for the event will be paid in HUF.

Points Awarded

UCI ranking points for this event will be awarded in the UCI Individual Cross Country ranking for each of Men Elite and Women Elite in UCI categories: according to the regulation of the UCI.


Elite Men / Elite Women:

Place Prize
1. 78,000 HUF
2. 65,000 HUF
3. 52,000 HUF
4. 39,000 HUF
5. 32,500 HUF
6. 26,000 HUF
7. 19,500 HUF
8. 16,000 HUF
9. 13,000 HUF
10. 6,500 HUF
11. X
12. X
13. X
14. X
15. X


Junior Men / Junior Women

Place Prize
1. 16,500 HUF
2. 13,000 HUF
3. 10,500 HUF
4. 8,500 HUF
5. 7,000 HUF
6. 6,000 HUF
7. 5,000 HUF
8. 4,000 HUF
9. 3,000 HUF
10. 2,500 HUF



It is anticipated that this event will be selected for doping controls. The doping control station will be located within the venue, close to the start / finish area. It will be sign-posted.

Nearest Hospital:


Shower facility:

at the start area