15.15 GOLDEN HEAT RULES 15.15.1 In a series of Golden Heats the 1st Team to secure a heat Advantage is the Winning Team. 15.15.2 Each Team Manager nominates riders for 3 additional heats, using different riders in each heat (only if nominations are required for further heats may the same riders be nominated). 15.15.3 The team winning the toss of a coin has the choice to either nominate 2nd or choose Gate position; in subsequent heats this alternates. 15.15.4 After 3 additional heats if no Team has gained a heat Advantage, nominations will continue on the basis of one heat at a time, with a toss of the coin for every heat; the winning team may either choose the Gate Positions or nominate 2nd. 15.15.5 Riders may only appear once in every group of 3 additional heats. 15.15.6 A team, with less than 6 riders, may give extra rides to the lowest scoring Reserve (#6 or 7). The Speedway Regulations
15.15.7 For a Starting Offence (Art. 15.3): only the 15-metre handicap option is permitted. 15.15.8 In the case of a re-run without disqualification and a rider is unable to take place in the re-run, the lowest scoring Reserve (#6 or #7) may be used to take an additional ride.