If a rider fails to qualify in the available start positions through the automatic criteria or from the 2016 World Championships, riders can fill out this Discretionary Athlete Nomination form.
The deadline to submit Discretionary form is 5:00 pm Mountain Standard Time on Friday, April 28th, 2017.
The Discretionary Athlete Nomination forms will only be accepted before the deadline April 28th, 2017, no exceptions. Riders submitting forms will be thoroughly reviewed by the USA Cycling Selection Committee. Rider results will only be considered from the 2016 USA BMX National Age Group (NAG) final standings, the current 2017 USA BMX NAG standings and International events from August 1, 2014, to April 28, 2017. The committee will not add riders to a class to simply fill available start positions.