UCI ProTeam ranking system revealed

How the points system works and is it fair?

The UCI has developed a new sporting criterion on which teams will be assessed for the awarding of UCI ProTeam licences for 2012

The UCI has always refused to reveal the complex tables and points scales used to award the licences, claiming riders would use them when negotiating their contracts. However, multiple representatives from the 39 teams present at the UCI Seminar last Monday in Brussels were given details of the system as part of the instruction manual for applying for ProTeam status.

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