Regulations

The UCI Regulations establish the rules of cycling while keeping abreast of the sport’s evolution and development. In this section you will find all the regulations governing UCI activities and competitions, in particular the different regulations for each discipline, the anti-doping regulations and the disciplinary regulations.

Regulations in forceRules Amendements

Preliminary provisions
(version on 05.02.2019)

 

Policy for the collecting, processing and sharing of data between affiliated National Federations and the UCI
(version on 05.02.2019)

 

UCI Constitution and Standing Orders
(version on 27.09.2019)

 

UCI Code of Ethics
(version on 01.09.2019)

Use of the rainbow stripes, the UCI marks and the UCI event marks

 

Part I - General organisation of cycling as a sport
(version on 08.02.2021)

Clarification guide of the UCI Technical Regulation
(version on 17.01.2021)

UCI Rankings - Special provisions for the resumption of the 2020 season
(version on 20.08.2020)

Part I: General organisation of cycling as a sport - Amendments to regulations as from 12.06.2020

Part I: General organisation of cycling as a sport - Amendments to regulations as from 01.01.2021 
(version on 25.09.2020)

Part I: General organisation of cycling as a sport – Amendments to regulations as from 08.02.2021

Part II - Road Races
(version on 17.04.2021)

Special provisions for the 2021 season
(updated on 08.02.2021)

UCI Continental Teams participation – UCI ProSeries events - Season 2021
(version on 23.04.2021)

Mandatory Invitations to 2021 Events
(version on 22.01.2021)

Teams' participation, art. 2.2.001
(version on 20.04.2021)

Joint Agreements
(version on 01.09.2019)

UCI Certified Riders' Agents

Calculation of time gaps for stages "expected to finish in bunch sprints"

Part II: Road Races - Amendements to Regulations as from 25.09.2020

Part II: Road Races - Amendments to Regulations as from 09.11.2020
(version on 25.09.2020)

Part II: Road Races - Amendments to Regulations as from 01.01.2021
(version on 30.09.2020)

Part II: Road Races - Amendments to Regulations as from 08.02.2021

Part II: Road Races - Amendments to Regulations as from 01.04.2021

Part II: Road Races - Amendments to Regulations as from 07.04.2021

Part II: Road Races - Amendments to Regulations as from 17.04.2021

Part III: Track Races


Part III: Track Races - Amendments to Track Regulations with effects on 12.06.2020

Part III: Track Races - Amendments to Track Regulations with effects on 01.01.2021

Part III: Track Races - Amendments to Track Regulations with effects on 18.10.2021


Part IV: Mountain Bike
(version on 08.02.2021)

COVID-19: Special provisions for the 2021 Mountain Bike season
(version on (04.02.2021)

MTB Special Cross-country Ranking - UCI XCO individual ranking published on 03.03.2020 + points won at the 2020 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Nove Mesto Na Morave + points won at the 2020 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Leogang

Part IV: Mountain Bike - Rules amendments in force on 08.02.2021

Part V: Cyclo-cross
(version on 12.06.2020)

Covid-19 - Special provisions for the 2020-2021 Cyclo-cross season
(version on 19.11.2020)

Part V: Cyclo-cross - Rules amendments in force on 12.06.2020

Part V: Cyclo-cross - Rules amendments in force on 01.07.2020

Part VI: BMX
(version on 01.01.2021)

Covid-19 - Special provisions for the 2021 BMX season
(
version on 01.12.2020)

Part VI: BMX - Rules amendments in force on 01.01.2021

Part VI bis: BMX Freestyle
(version on 08.02.2021)

Covid-19 - Special provisions for the 2021 BMX Freestyle season
(version on 01.12.2020)

Part VI bis: BMX Freestyle - Rules amendments in force on 08.02.2021

Part VII: Trials
(version on 08.02.2021)


Part VII: Trials - Rules amendments in force on 08.02.2021

Part VIII: Indoor cycling
(version on 08.02.2021)

 

Part VIII : Indoor cycling - Rules amendments in force on 01.01.2021

Part VIII : Indoor cycling - Rules amendments in force on 08.02.2021

Part VIII : Indoor cycling - Rules amendments in force on 01.07.2021

Part IX: Cycling World Championships
(version on 08.02.2021)

2021 UCI Road World Championships – Qualification System
(version on 08.02.2021)

Part IX: Track World Championships - Rules amendments in force on 12.06.2020

Part IX: World Championships - Rules amendments in force on 01.07.2020 
(version on 12.06.2020)

Part IX: Road World Championships - Rules amendments in force on 01.01.2021

Mountain Bike World Championships – Rules amendments in force on 08.02.2021

Paracycling World Championships – Rules amendments in force on 08.02.2021


Part X: Continental Championships
(version on 01.01.2021)

Part X: Continental Championships - Amendments to regulations as from 12.06.2020


Part XI: Olympic Games
(version on 01.01.2021)

 


Part XII: Discipline and Procedures
(version on 04.02.2021)

Part XII Discipline and Procedures - Rules Amendments in force on 11.02.2020

Part XII Discipline and Procedures - Rules Amendments in force on 01.01.2021

Part XIII: Medical Rules
(version on 01.03.20)


Part XIV: Anti-doping Rules
(version on 01.01.21)

UCI Regulations for Results Management
(version on 01.01.21)

UCI Regulations for TUE
(version on 01.01.21)

UCI Testing & Investigations Regulations
(version on 01.01.21)

Anti-Doping Tribunal Procedural Rules
(version on 04.02.21)


Part XV: Cycling For All

Part XV: 2021 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships – Qualification System 

 

Part XVI: Para-cycling
(Version on 01.01.2021)

Part XVI: Para-cycling - Rules amendments in force on 01.01.2021

Part XVI: Para-cycling - Rules amendments in force on 01.01.2022

 

Cycling Esports

 

 

 

Translations of the UCI Constitution and Regulations in various languages are available on the website of several National Federations (example: Regulations in Spanish orItalian). These texts provide guidance for users, however they cannot be considered as official texts binding the responsibility of the UCI. In the case of disparity between the UCI’s original version and one of the translations, only the original UCI texts should be taken into account.