IUF Slalom

Date : August 19th 2014

Time : 9.00 - 19.00

Venue : Parc Étienne-Desmarteau

 

Director : Muriel Caire, Myriam Courtemanche

 

Race where a unicyclist follows a predetermined course between obstacles. The winner is the one who completes the course the fastest.

 

Rules

Here is a brief overview of the rules governing this competitoin, as well as specific rules to Unicon 17. For all the details, please refer to the 2013 IUF Competition Rulebook.

 

Unicycles

    • For 24” wheels, the outside diameter of the tire may not be larger than 618mm.
    • For 20” wheels, the outside diameter of the tire may not be larger than 518mm.
    • For 24” wheels, crank arms may be no shorter than 125mm.
    • For 20” wheels, crank arms may be no shorter than 100mm.
    • To ensure everyone's safety as well as to maintain the quality of the track, only none metal pedals are accepted on the track.
    • Shoes should in no way be attached to the pedals.
    • Only slick tires or tires with very small knobs are allowed on the track.

 

Safety gears

    • Shoes, knee pads and gloves are mandatory.