This page features a guide to taking part in the CyclingExpress.com Vuelta tipping competition. To learn about the prizes on offer, click here. To read the competition’s terms and conditions click here. And click here to return to The CyclingExpress.com Vuelta tipping competition home page.
Follow this link to get to the CyclingExpress.com Vuelta tipping competition login page. In order to take part in the competition you’ll need a CyclingTips login. If you’ve got one already, follow the link above then enter your details at the login page.
If you haven’t got a login, follow the link above and click “Register for an account”. After filling your details you’ll be sent an email containing a link to activate your account. This will then redirect you to the tipping competition dashboard.
You can also join the competition using your Facebook account. Simply click “Login with Facebook” at the login page and follow the prompts.
To join one of the other public Pools is simple. Just find the Pool you want to join on the dashboard and click into it. Once there, click “Join Pool” at the top left and you’re in business.
The Primary Pool — your entry into the official competition — defaults to the first Pool that you join. You can change this by clicking “Set Primary” next to the Pool that you want to count as your entry into the official competition. Note that this can’t be changed after the Vuelta starts.
So you’ve managed to join a tipping Pool and you want to start tipping. It’s easy. Log in to CyclingTips and head over to the tipping dashboard. Then click into your Pool. On the left hand side there is a navigation menu listing all of the stages. This is the main navigation menu that you will use.
To tip for a particular stage, simply click on that stage. You’re taken to the stage home screen, which has a short stage description and a profile. Below that, there’s a list of all the riders. To tip a rider, simply click that rider’s name. Eventually the rider is highlighted and in the left-hand side navigation bar it indicates who you have tipped. Simple. To change your tip, simply click another rider.
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