RUSA and ACP Awards


Shown above is the Ultra R-12 Award which is earned by completing 10 R-12s.  Each R-12 is achieved by riding a 200k or longer RUSA Event in each month of a calendar year.  The Ultra R-12 represents this feat x 10!!!   The only rider to accomplish this to date in the region is William (Bill) Olsen from Califon, NJ.  

Listed below are some of the most popular, and some of the most challenging awards that have been earned by riders in our region.


DISTANCE AWARDS:

5,000 Kilometer Award (2016)
Earned by accumulating 5,000 kilometers while participating in domestic Brevets or Permanents in a single season.

George Brandt
Mary Foley
Nigel Greene
Chris Slocum
Bob Torres


K-Hound Award - 10,000 Kilometers (2016)
Earned by accumulating 10,000 kilometers while participating in domestic, or foreign Brevets or Permanents in a single season.

Michael Gorman
Joe Kratovil (6)
Paul Shapiro (4)
Gil Lebron
Christine Newman (3)

Note: The number next to name indicates how many times the award was earned,


Mondial Award - 40,000 Kilometers (Lifetime)
Earned by accumulating 40,000 kilometers while participating in domestic Brevets or Permanents in any amount of time.

Joe Kratovil
Jon Levitt
Christine Newman
William Olsen
Paul Shapiro

Other Awards:

Super Randonneur (2016)
Earned by completing a series ACP Brevets:  200k, 300k, 400k and 600k in a single season.

Michael Gorman, 
Joe Kratovil, Gil Lebron, Jon Levitt, Christine Newman, William Olsen, Bill Russell, Paul Shapiro, Chris Slocum, Bob Torres

Ultra Randonneur (Lifetime)
Earned by completing ten Super Randonneur Series' in any amount of time.

Patrick Chin-Hong, Joe Kratovil, Jon Levitt, William Olsen, Paul Shaprio


R-12

Earned by completing a Brevet or Permanent of 200k or longer in every month of the year

George Brandt (4), Greg Bullock (2), Mary Foley, Andrew Froberg, Jeffrey Greg,
 Patrick Chin-Hong (3), Joe Kratovil (8), Gil Lebron (2), Rick Lentz (4), Jon Levitt (8), Christine Newman (5), William Olsen (10), Mark Reilly (2), Paul Shapiro (8), 
Will Sherman, Chris Slocum (2), Bill Reagan (4) Bob Torres (4)

Ultra R-12 (Lifetime)
Earned by completing 10 R-12's

William Olsen

American Explorer (Lifetime)
Earned by completing a Brevet or Permanent in at least 10 States within the U.S.

Jimmy Aspras (11) Andy Brenner (11) Janice Chernekoff (11), Patrick Chin-Hong (22), Joe Fillip (10), Nigel Greene (20), Vadim Gritsus (10) Joe Kratovil (22), Rick Lentz (13), 
Christine Newman (19), William Olsen (27), Paul Shapiro (18), Bob Torres (14)

Note:  (1). Number designates the number of states a rider has accumulated.  (2). Any state that is passed through in the completion of a brevet or permanent is counted.


ACP Randonneur 5,000 
Complete at least 5000km of brevets including a Paris-Brest-Paris, a full ACP series of 200, 300, 400, 600, and 1000 km brevets, and a Flèche team event within a four-year period.

Patrick Chin-Hong, Joe Fillip, Nigel Greene, Vadim Gritsus, Joe Kratovil, Jon Levitt (3), Christine Newman,  Bob Olsen, William Olsen, Bill Russell, Bob Torres, Paul Shapiro (2)


RUSA CUP
Complete at least one of each type of RUSA event, accumulating at least 5000km over a two-year period

Patrick Chin-Hong
Nigel Greene
William Olsen (2)
Paul Shapiro
Bob Torres