Registrations, Pre-Selection & Wild Card Eligibility

1.1 Registration 

1.2 Entry & Pre-Selection

1.3 Video Pre-Selection Rules

1.1 Registration & Eligibility

  • Participant cap is 32 of which 24 riders are pre-qualified based on recent competitive achievements and/or current rankings.

  • Pre-qualified participants will be announced on website registration page with an option to accept or decline the invitation.

  • There are 8 wild card spots available that will be chosen from video submissions.

  • In the event an already qualified participant either declines or is unavailable, a further wild card spot will be made open in their absence.

1.2 Entry and Pre-Selection

  • Participants must complete online registration to be eligible to compete. 

  • Registration will be validated by email receipt.

  • Participants not pre-qualified must submit a video resume along with registration information.

  • Video resume is due by June 1, 2017 and assessment will be made by BOTR judging staff. Confirmation of entry on wild card list will be announced by June 10, 2017.

  • Decision of BOTR judging staff is final.

  • BOTR reserves the right to revoke or refuse any applicant who does not meet the above requirements.

1.3 Video Pre-Selection Rules

  • One video per applicant only.

  • Pre-Selection video should be a minimum 1 minute 30 seconds and no longer than 2 minutes. Should be filmed in one sequence shot, any cuts or edit will deem it ineligible.

  • It's recommended that your video includes figures relative to the qualifying round criteria. Show technical proficiency, variety and usage of height as best as possible.