After an extremely successful second year, the Ridge at 38 Criterium returns in 2016 bigger and better with the State championships! The event is a USA Cycling-Sanctioned race in the Rocky Mountain Road Cup race series.
In addition to racing, the event features a fun atmosphere with Brewfest and The Vitruvian Fitness Community Fun Ride on Ridge at 38.
- Sunday, June 12, 2016
- Planned Attendance: 400 racers, 5,000+ spectators
- Start/Finish & Festival at Wheat Ridge Cyclery on Ridge at 38
- Gender Parity Prizes
- Festive atmosphere:
- State Championships
- Elite and amateur races
- Live entertainment – Jakarta Band
- Brewfest- 12 Micro Breweries
- Farmers and Artisan Market
- Food, vendors, kids zone
- Expo Area with top cycling companies
- The Vitruvian Fitness Community Fun Ride at 11:40am
- Course – Fast, 6-corner, 1.15 mile course in the in the heart of downtown Wheat Ridge on 38th Avenue.
Race Rules: All USAC rules apply www.usacycling.org. USAC Waiver must be signed by all racers. Gear and Bike restrictions apply to all juniors.
USAC License Required: Annual license available online.
1-Day $10 Beginner license also available online (Only Cat 4 women & Jrs. w/ no prev. higher Cat USAC license. 1-Day Experienced license: $25, only once/year to former USAC members – Cats 1-4 men & 1-3 Women. Purchase online at USAC.)
BRAC membership recommended (required for points to count towards Rocky Mountain Cup): Annual membership available online BRAC 1-day membership $5, available onsite.
USAC Waiver-must be signed by all racers. Gear and Bike restrictions apply for juniors entering senior events
Online Registration: $35 (+ standard USAC online registration fee) 2 nd race $15. http://usacycling.org/register/2016-763 Available until 6/10/16 11 p.m.
Race Day Registration: $45 – Opens at 8:00 am & closes 40 min. prior to race start. Registration includes $3.75 USAC insurance surcharge and $1.50 BRAC surcharge.
Neutral support provided by Rol Wheel Support. Trainer/rollers recommended. Course preview available between races, but no course warm up.
USAC Permit #:
85 per race
State Championship Award Requirements: 1. US citizen or permanent resident 2. Annual USAC licensee with BRAC Local Association. (To win jersey, BRAC membership must be annual.) 3. Amateur status (Pros may race & win $, but not State Awards.)
Start/Finish at Wheat Ridge Cyclery (7085 W 38th Ave, Wheat Ridge)
See Course Map.