Criterium promises to be one of the most exciting sports events in Charlotte | Events
On April 14th, 2012, the Men's 50-mile twilight criterium and the Women's 25-mile criterium will be held on the streets of center city Charlotte. The Women's event starts at 6:00pm followed by the Men's event at 7:30pm, pre race festivities begin 1 hour before the women's event. The event is part of the USA Cycling's National Criterium Calendar (NCC) the USA CRITS National Series and attracts Professional riders from around the world.
The event will be spectator friendly and will be held on a 1.2 mile course in center city Charlotte.
Be sure to look for the official race guide at the Criterium featuring information on racers and sponsors of the event. Find a copy at the Expo area and bins throughout the course. Race photographs in the guide are courtesy of Weldon Weaver
The most elite cycling teams will be invited to participate in the criterium. Invitation criteria and information can be found here.
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