Riders with Expert status are not eligible to enter the following classes: Novice
Amateur-level riders with supermoto racing experience that have never won a STTARS championship in the following classes: Unlimited, 450, 250, Intermediate.
If a rider wins more than 50-percent of the Novice class races in a championship season, the rider will be upgraded to Expert status at the end of the series.
Riders with Novice status may enter any class other than Beginner or Unlimited.
Any amateur-level rider without supermoto racing experience may enter the Beginner class. If there are fewer than 3 Beginner class entries at an event, the riders will be moved into the Novice class for that event day.
Beginner riders may also enter the following classes:
The Beginner class is not a series championship class. Once a rider has 2 Beginner class race wins, the rider is upgraded to Novice status and must advance out of the class.