Rider of the Year

The Rider of the Year is the most prestigious award given out at Valley Preferred Cycling Center. It is bestowed upon the most outstanding male and female riders each season, those who exhibit greatness all season long. Each World Series of Bicycling race has designated events, both for men and women, where the top finishers earn points towards the Rider of the Year standings.

  • Rider of the Year (RoY) races are to be Pro-Am category whenever the schedule permits
  • Two events per evening all year for RoY points. One will be “short” defined as less than or equal to 11 laps of the track. One will be “long”, defined as greater than or equal to 12 laps of the track, when the schedule permits.
  • Points are earned in the specific race, not the event number
  • Points scale is the following 7-5-3-2-1
  • Points will be updated weekly and posted/kept current on the website
  • Any ties on points will be broken by highest placing on the final event of the series
  • Individual events only for the 2018 season
  • The prize list is $750, winner-takes-all for both men and women

2018 Men's Rider of the Year Standings

PLACENUMBERNAMECOUNTRYPOINTS
11STEPHEN HALLAUS44
22THOMAS ROTHERHAMGBR42
3113SHANE KLINEUSA28
4172HUGO VELASQUEZUSA23
5160SAMUEL DAKINNZL22
6161CALLUM SAUNDERSNZL12
7117JOSHUA VAN WYKRSA10
8106JESSE SHOTLANDUSA9
9108MATTHEW MONTESANOUSA9
10134KWESI BROWNETTO9
11115ZACHARY KOVALCIKUSA8
12136KERON BRAMBLETTO8
13101MIKE MILLERUSA7
14149MATTHEW ROTHERHAMGBR7
15110JUSTIN BUTSAVAGEUSA6
16139JAMOL EASTMONDBAR6
17140MATTHEW RICHARDSONAUS5
18170STEFAN MATZNERAUT5
19204GREG CORDASCOUSA4
20130JEAN SPIESRSA3
21159JACKSON OGLENZL3
22147KEMP OROSCOTTO2
23188LEANDRO BOTTASSOUSA2
245MAURO AGOSTINIARG1
25104ANDREW BERNSTEINUSA1
26145TYLER COLETTO1
27151EOIN MULLENIRL1
28112STEVEN FREDERICKUSA1

2018 Women's Rider of the Year Standings

PLACENUMBERNAMECOUNTRYPOINTS
158COLLEEN GULICKUSA65
224MISSY ERICKSONUSA36
359ALIJAH BEATTYUSA28
457CHRISTINE D'ERCOLEUSA18
542CHRISTINA BIRCHUSA17
649KIMBERLY GEISTUSA14
740MADISON JANSSENAUS14
844AMBER JOSEPHBAR14
974MAGGIE COLES-LYSTERCAN12
1021EVA BURKEUSA11
1154TESS YOUNGNZL10
1270CAMIE KORNELYUSA9
1322JESSICA CHONGUSA7
1450ELSPETH HUYETTUSA6
1565DANIELLE VAN NIEKIRKRSA3
1676SOPHIA SHUHAYUSA3
1751ALLYSON WASIELEWSKIUSA3
1869BUCHANNAN RUSHLEENZL3
1975KATHERINE BERGERONCAN2
2032ALEXI COSTATTO1
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