Novice, Semi-Expert & Expert Definitions

Autotest:
To be eligible a competitor must not have competed as a solo entry in more than 3 autotests in any one season.

Rallies:
Competitors can opt to run as novice as long as they like . A competitor who wins the novice 12-car championship can still opt to run as a novice in following years but will not be eligible for an award or score points in the novice 12 car championship or the novice championship.
To be eligible for championship award at least 2 events must have been undertaken.

Semi Expert
Competitors can opt to run as a semi expert as long as they like . A competitor who wins the semi expert 12 car championship can still opt to run as a semi expert in following years but will not be eligible for an award or score points in the semi expert 12 car championship A semi expert navigator who has won a semi expert award cannot score points in the overall championship if he or she competes in the novice class. Drivers however could change if he or she wanted to navigate Eg a driver who has won the semi expert championship could navigate in novice or semi expert championships. (Note Semi experts finish behind experts in overall rally result)
To be eligible for championship award at least 2 events must have been undertaken.

Rally Experts
Any Navigator that has won the expert championship in 12 car rallies cannot score points in the 12 car championship or the overall championship if he or she competes in the semi expert or novice class. Drivers however could come down a class if he or she wanted to navigate Eg a driver who has won the expert championship could navigate in novice or semi expert championships. As could a semi expert championship winning driver could navigate in the semi expert & novice championship.

To be eligible for championship award at least 2 events must have been undertaken.

(Note novices finish behind experts & Semi experts in overall rally result)