IDSA Point System

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The IDSA Point System is used to keep track of member’s performance at IDSA sanctioned events that take place in a calendar year. The Point System will keep IDSA members ranking for the race season.

  1. Only IDSA Sanctioned events will be eligible for the IDSA Point System.
  2. All Participants will be categorized in Skate IDSA events by the following divisions:
    -Men/Women Overall
    -Men/Women by age:  <9, (10-13), (14-18), (19-29), (30-39), (40-49), 50+
    -Men/Women Stand Up Paddle
  3. Skate IDSA Point System is setup to allot points based on participants ‘finishing placement as follows 
    ·      1st150 points,
    ·      2nd125 points,
    ·      3rd100 points,
    ·      4th90 points
    ·      5th89 points, 6th88, 7th87, 8th86, etc…

Skate IDSA Sanctioned events will also be issued bonus points for competition and degree of difficulty the course presents. Bonus points for Distance, Total accent gained and Participants will be added up and then multiplied to each Racers finishing placement points.

Distance
0 – 5K (3.1mi)   0 point
6K – 10K (3.7-6.2mi) 0.01
11K – 15K (6.8-9.3mi) 0.02
16K – 25K (9.9-15.5mi) 0.04
26K – 50K (16.1-31mi) 0.06
51K – 100K (31.6-62.1mi) 0.08
101K+ (62.7mi+)/UltraSkate 0.1
Total Ascent Gained
0-152m (0 – 499ft) 0 point
152-304m (500′ – 999ft) 0.02
305-456m (1000′ – 1499ft)’ 0.04
457- 609m (1500′ – 1999ft)’ 0.06
610-761m (2000-2499ft) 0.08
762m + (2500ft +) 0.1
Participant
0-24 racers 0 points
25-49 racers 0.025
50-74 racers 0.050
75-99 racers 0.075
100+ racers 0.1