2020 skyrunning world championships general rules

ISF Rules Extract

GENERAL – The World Championships are open only to official teams. Only nations will be ranked in the team category.
National ranking is open to the ISF Members and nations approved by the ISF. Only one team will be allowed per nation.
All team members must have the nationality of the country they represent. Athletes with dual nationality must select one nationality to represent at the beginning of each season.

National teams from countries without full ISF membership may participate at the discretion of the ISF Board. A registration fee set by the ISF is payable. The ISF rules and regulations must be strictly adhered to. Only one team will be allowed per nation.

NATIONAL RANKING – The national team of each country must be declared on the ISF form at the beginning of the Championships and updated only for registering new members at least 12 hours before each race.

INDIVIDUAL POINTS SYSTEM – Each race will assign points based on the men’s/women’s results according to the following breakdown: 100-88-78-72-68-66-64-62-60-58-56-54-52-50 down to 2 points for the finishers.

NATIONAL TITLES – A team ranking system will be adopted based on the individual points accrued by the top four athletes (at least one per gender) in each race.

INDIVIDUAL TITLES – Individual men’s and women’s titles are awarded in each of the three
disciplines. Individual combined titles are based on the best results of the Vertical Kilometer® and SkyRace®.

AWARDS
a) At the end of each race, the first three ranked men and women will receive medals
b) The first three men and women with the best results in the combined ranking, will receive medals
(Vertical / Sky)
c) Gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the first three ranked countries