TSG Whip Off presented by Spank



Last update April 22, 2022

Day Description Time
Thursday Riders Confirmation at Organisation Office 12h00 - 13h00
Training 12h00 - 14h00

Warm Up 17h00 - 17h30
Qualification 17h30 - 18h30
Friday Riders Confirmation of Invited Rider 13h00 - 14h00
Training 13h00 - 15h00
Warm Up 18h00 - 18h30
Contest 18h30 - 20h00
Awards Ceremony afterwards


§ 1 Participation

Participation is only possible by prior invitation by the organiser. Qualification without an invitation is only possible by participating in a video application on Instagram. Subsequently, those selected will take part in a qualification on the previous day, in which at least three riders will be selected to take part in the contest.

Riders under age of 18 require a declaration of consent by their parents or other legal guardian. They have to deliver the signed form at the number board handing out.

The transfer/delivery of a starting slot to third parties is always precluded.

§ 2 Registration Fee/Transportation Fee

There will be no Registration Fee/Transportation Fee

§ 3 Number plates

Number plates must be fixed on the back and should readable throughout the competition. It is strictly prohibited to alter the number boards in any manner.

The placing of additional advertisement on the number boards is strictly prohibited.

§ 4 Starting order

The starting order will be determined shortly prior to the contest (tbc).

$ 5 Judging

The judges rate the jumps by air time and style. The audience's reaction is also a crucial factor. In case of crashing in the landing a jump will be considered as failed.

§ 6 Safety Gear

The following safety gear is required for every rider:

- full face helmet

Additional protection is highly recommended.

Integral helmets (full-face helmets) must be certified to the following standards:
- MTB Downhill helmet certified to EN1078 and ASTM F1952
- Motocross helmet certified to ECE 22-05 „P“, „NP“, „J“ or SNELL M 2010 or SNELL M 2015

Helmet straps must be closed on course.

§ 7 Technical condition of bikes, equipment and clothing

Every rider is responsible for the bike, the material and the protection equipment. The condition, quality and construction are to ensure the safety for riders, competitors or other persons. The equipment/safety gear must be marked with a seal of approval of an international inspecting authority.

Headphones and earplugs are not allowed during the contest.

§ 8 Awards Ceremony

The awards ceremony will be held on the table of the jump immediately after the event

§ 9 Responsibilities

Riders attend the contest on their own account and at their own risk. The rider is responsible for the safety of his bike and clothes. The organization is not responsible and cannot be held responsible for any injuries and damages as results of any action during the whole event.

All riders are responsible for insurance cover concerning damages based on the participations in the race.

The German law applies for all legal technicalities.

§ 10 Waiver of liability

The participations dispense with the registration altogether regarding indemnity claim or regress towards the organizer, designee, commissaries, authorities or other person in association with the event.

The liability waiver comes into effect upon registration with the organization. Over and above this no further claims can be made. Specifically excluded from liability are Paranoia Productions, Bike Park Winterberg, Sports Nut GmbH and TSG International AG. The organization keeps the right to make any necessary changes or even to cancel the whole contest according to safety problems, official orders, government laws and other unforeseen events at any time in the event without obligations regarding indemnifications.

The subscribers of the registration accept the terms and conditions of the regulations concerning the implementation of the competition, other specific determinations of the event and the responsibilities and waiver of liability.

The participants confirmed explicitly the correctness of all data of the registration.

§ 11 Withdrawal

The organizers hold the right to withdraw starters if they feel there is a danger for the starter or any other person.

The event doctor can advise the organisers that due to medical reasons a rider should be withdrawn from the event. If the race organiser follow the recommendation, the rider will have their number board removed and will be withdrawn from the event.

If the race organisers believe a rider is not capable to compete they reserve the right to withdraw the rider from the event on grounds of their safety and that of the other riders and spectators.

§ 12 Data protection

By submitting an application to take part in this contest the participants also allow the event organization and the event organizers to use personal data for campaigns and activities connected to the events. The organizers shall have unlimited rights to publish pictures and video material of the participants, to forward these to press representatives and to use them for marketing activities. There is no factual and time limitation.