Kayak in slalom gate Home Race Schedule Race Results Race Stats Athlete Stats Rules Canoe in slalom gate
How-to Search Schedule Search Results Search Stats Athlete Rankings Board
Archive Photo Gallery Mailing lists Marketplace Links About
2005   2004   2003   2002   2001   2000   1999   1998   1997   1996   1995  

Q & A on proposed slalom rankings system

December 1, 2000

This was originally written as a Q&A about the proposed changes. Now that those changes are in place, this is here to help explain some of the improvements that have been made.

Q. What method do you propose to use?

Q. How did you come up with this?

Q. Is this a major change?

Q. Is it complicated?

Q. Is it perfect?

Q. Is it fair?

Q. What are the benefits of this new rankings system?

Q. If I want to be ranked higher in this system, what must I do?

Q. Will I be able to walk away from a race and know what the impact of my performance today will be on my ranking?

Q. Well, what about this once-a-month thing?

Q. What about other proposed systems?

Q. Is there more to say about this?

Contact: webmaster.