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River City Bicycle Classic
Presented by
Team Guitar Lab
Evansville, Indiana
June 9, 2012


 

Racing returns to Evansville, Indiana on Saturday, June 9, 2012!
The River City Bicycle Classic takes cyclists through historic Garvin Park with beautiful, wide sweeping turns. This is an INKY Cup Points Series Race.


Category
Time
Start Time
Prizes/Places
Payout
Entry Fee
Field Limit
Junior 10-14
20 minutes
10:00 am
Merchandise/3

$ 20
75
Junior 15-18
30 minutes
10:30 am
Merchandise/3

$ 20
75
Women 4
40 minutes
11:10 am
5 places
$200
$ 35
75
Masters 35+/45+/55+
50 minutes
12:00 pm
8 places
$500
$ 35
75
Celebrity Race
1 lap
1:00 pm




Kids Race
Varies
1:10 pm




Men 4/5
40 minutes
2:00pm
8 places
$500
$ 35
75
Men 3
50 minutes
2:50 pm
8 places
$750
$ 35
75
Women 1/2/3
50 minutes
3:50 pm
8 places
$750
$ 35
75
Men Pro/1/2/3
60 minutes
4:50 pm
10 places
$1500
$ 35
75



Registration: Pre-registration is through www.truesport.com and ends June 7 at 11:59 pm. Race day registration opens at 9:00 am and will close one hour before the event.  $10.00 late fee applies for race day registration. Purse may be adjusted if the field does not reach 40 riders per category for the men’s events and 15 for the women’s events. There is $10.00 discount for additional races.


Held under USA Cycling Event Permit (permit pending). All USA Cycling rules apply. Helmets required. Must be present to receive prizes/awards. Race held rain or shine. No refunds.  Must present a valid 2012 USA Cycling license at registration. $10.00 one-day licenses will be available for Cat 5 men and Cat 4 women only. An INKY Cup Points Series Race.


Course: This road, criterium racecourse is a fast, .7-mile loop around the lake in historic Garvin Park. The wide-open course features several turns that are ideal for racing and spectating. Course is closed to traffic. Start and finish is west of the park fountain.


There will be food vendors along with sponsor and business vendor tents on-site.  A kid’s bike rodeo will be held in conjunction with the Evansville Bicycle Club. A portion of the race proceeds will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Evansville. Donations may be made directly to the Boys & Girls Club of Evansville at www.bgclubevv.org. Special hotel rates for racers are available at Clarion Inn http://www.clarionevansville.com and Hampton Inn http://www.evansvilleairport.hamptoninn.com in Evansville. Mention River City Bicycle Classic to secure discounted rate. Also go to http://www.evansvillecvb.org to discover Evansville’s wonderful attractions and Bicentennial events.



Directions: From I64 take Exit 25 traveling south on US 41. Drive 11.8 miles, take the ramp to IN-66 W/Diamond Ave. Turn right onto east Diamond Ave. Drive 1.2 miles, turn left onto north Heidelbach Ave. Drive .3 miles. Parking is next to the baseball stadium on the right.


 
More information can be obtained at www.rivercitybicycleclassic.com

Pre-register at www.truesport.com