Young Guns World Series

A new calender for 2024 below.

ABOUT

The “Young Guns World Series” for all Juniors and Youth MTBO racers became a reality in 2018 and will be held in 2024 for the seventh time.
The aim is to develop skills, make new friends and have some fun racing in different terrains.

CATEGORIES / CLASSES

M20 and W20 (Juniors), M17 and W17 (Youths)

POINTS

Each event will have two races giving a total of 10 races. The best 6 races will count. Points will be allocated based on finishing position with 35 points for the winner, 33 for 2nd place, 31 for 3rd place, then 30, 29 and so on downwards as in the World Masters Series.
If a draw on points among the six best, it goes to heads to heads in the whole Series and then if still a draw, heads to heads in World Championships (European Championships for the Youth), then onto best total time in World Champs respectively European Champs for the Youth.

EVENTS and RACES 2024

Check also our Global Event Calendar, available here.

Young Guns World Series 2024 – preliminary
When Where What & Link Format Camp, other
20/4-21/4/2024 Badajoz, ESP two races preceded by 2 races Portugal 6/7th (not WMS)
Spain event link
Portugal event link
middle, sprint Excellent Portugese Training Camp the week before Spanish WMS races Badajoz
10/5-11/5/2024 Thonon-les-Bains, FRA 5 days event, link long, sprint 5 days event
29/5-2/6/2024 Ostróda, POL EMTBOC, EJYMTBOC, link TBD
5/7-7/7/2024 Smiltene, LAT World Cup, event link or link to eventor sprint, long
9/9-16/9/2024 Shumen, BUL JWMTBOC, link TBD only for Juniors

 

Ranking 2024

5 best / 8 races for Youth
6 best / 10 races for Juniors

RANKING 2023

Actual ranking.