Join USAOCR and shape the sport of OCR in the United States

USAOCR’s membership program is open to all OCR athletes who race or participate in the United States.  

No Membership Fees for 2020 and 2021!

There is currently no cost to membership due to the Coronavirus and its effect on sports worldwide. This will be extended through 2021 while the event industry is recovering.

Membership fees are used for the development, research, and upkeep of USAOCR age-group programs such as championships, event sanctioning, officiating, rankings, membership services, media, etc. Some funds are allotted to training and development for elite and professional athletes.

Annual USAOCR memberships are valid for 365 days; for example if you purchase a membership on May 8th, it would not expire until May 7th of the following year. All 2020 memberships expire December 31st 2021 

Annual Member Benefits

Annual membership allows athletes to compete in USAOCR sanctioned races while receiving benefits such as a  inclusion in the USAOCR national ranking system and World OCR (FISO) Global Ranking System, discounts from USAOCR sponsors, and eligibility to qualify for Team USA and compete at FISO OCR World Championship events. 

Full benefits package coming in 2021.

  • Member Discounts
  • Excess accident and medical insurance available while participating in USAOCR sanctioned events
  • Qualify for Team USA and compete at recognized international OCR Championship events
  • Represent the United States at OCR championships and Games
  • Become a national champion! Eligibility to compete at USAOCR regional and national championships
  • Inclusion in the national ranking system
  • Race and product discounts
  • Participation in the OCR Awards for achievements and community engagement
  • Voice and vote at USAOCR general meetings to shape the sport
  • Shape the future of OCR by joining Committees and Commissions
  • Use of official training centers, including the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs

Championship Eligibility

All athletes registered for a U.S. OCR National Championship must be a member of USAOCR to be eligible for results, rankings, prize money and representation on the national team.

Member supported initiatives

  • Coach training and certification
  • Club growth and support
  • Collegiate competitions
  • Safety and fairness at all sanctioned races
  • National teams development 


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