Sunday July 9th, 2017
2017 marks the 31sth Annual Longmont Criterium Classic. The 0.7 mile “L” shaped course is mostly flat and winds around shady, historic Thompson Park. Wide, smooth streets make this a fast and exciting event for both racers and spectators. The start/finish area and registration is located near the intersection of Pratt & 4th. This year we are hosting the Colorado Criterium State Championships!
For the race schedule and field size information, see flyer below.
View the race flyer here. (coming soon)
Start/finish is approximately at the blue dot and runs clockwise.
Register for the race at www.usacycling.org
Preregistration is available on USAC until 11:59 p.m. July 7, 2017. Registration fees are $TBD for preregistration (+ standard USAC online registration fee) or $40 for race day registration. The fee for a second race is $15. Juniors race fee is $10 in Juniors events.
Race day registration opens at 6:30 a.m. and closes 40 minutes prior to each race. USAC license required and must be presented on race day. A $10 USAC one-day license is available on-site for Cat 5 Men and Cat 4 women. BRAC membership also required and membership stick must be presented along with USAC license on race day. BRAC one-day memberships are available for $5 on-site. Annual memberships can be purchased at coloradocycling.org.
The ever-popular kids race (children under 9) will begin at 12:40 p.m. Register the day of the race at the registration tent. Registration is free, but parents must sign a standard ACA release form. Kids race registration closes at 11:45 a.m.
Huge thank you to our race sponsors!
- Left Hand Brewing Company
- Primal Wear
- Georgia Boys BBQ
- and the Longmont Dairy Farm
For those of legal drinking age and carrying a valid government ID, our sponsor, Left Hand Brewing will be providing beer tasting in the beer tent. Georgia Boys will be selling their amazing BBQ and other vendors will be present in shady, beautiful Thompson Park near the start/finish line.
This is a great spectator event.