In the BrassedOn ranking system, we categorise contests by type and we assign points to various positions within the type.
Our contest types are:
Our pointing system is in a four year cycle. All points gathered in the last 12 months are worth 100%, all points gathered in the last 13-24 months are worth 75%, all points gathered in the last 25-36 months are worth 50%, all points gathered in the last 37-48 months are worth 25%. This is due to the World Music Contest being every four years.
Points for lower sections are worth half the amount of point than that in the section above.COVID-19
Due to the effects of COVID-19 on the banding movement, all contests taken part in 2020 & 2021 will be awarded with 0 points.