We are very excited about our two bicycle racing events in Rowlesburg! Two sanctioned bicycle races now call Rowlesburg home. The races are sponsored by the Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association of Morgantown. Dates: Appalachian Visited Road Race & WV Championship Race on August 25, 2012; Appalachian Time Trial Race on September 30, 2012.
Appalachia Visited Road Race
Saturday, August 25, 2011
Appalachian Road Race Series Championship & West Virginia State Championships
Presented by Appalachian Bicycle Racing Assn.
USA Cycling Event USA Cycling Permit # Pending
Online Registration Closes
Leave your expensive Flux-Capacitors and fancy wheels at home cause it's WV and we got pot holes, but do not forget your climbing legs, and yes, they can have hair on them too. We don't judge! If you want to climb your legs off come join us over in West "by god" Virginia for some wicked hard yet truly fun grassroots road racn'!! This course starts and finishes along side the beautiful Cheat River in Rowlesburg. This race course has just about everything a cyclist could wish for in a bike race ridge top views, back country road, big climbs and gear pounds flats. Click here for more details.
Preregister on Bikereg.com for only $25. Race day registration will be $35 and will open at 9:00 AM. USAC Annual License required for all riders except Men's Cat-5 and Woman's Cat-4. Annual License can be purchased on the day of the race. One-day Licenses can be purchased at the event (by Cat-5 Men and Cat-4 Woman) for $10
Race day registration opens at 9:00 AM, and closes at 11:30 AM.
Sag support will be provided.
Events goes on rain, snow or shine!
No refunds starting two weeks before event date.
How to get there:
Race runs rain or shine. All USAC rules apply. Riders must wear helmets at all times. Course is open to traffic; obey all traffic regulations. Centerline rule is strictly enforced. Littering on the course is prohibited
Cash awards for Men's Cat 1/2/3, Women's Cat 1/2/3, Men's 40+ and Men's 50+. Merchandise prizes for Men's Cat 5 and Tandem. Junior will receive medals. We will be going five deep in all class and eight deep in Men's Cat 1/2/3
• Men's Cat 1/2/3 - Cash, 8 deep, ($300.00)
• Men's Cat 4/5 - Cash, 5 Deep ($120.00)
• Men's Master (40+) - Cash, 5 Deep ($120.00)
• Men's Master (50+) - Cash, 5 Deep ($120.00)
• Women's Cat 1/2/3-Cash, 5 Deep ($200.00)
• Women's Cat 4 - Cash, 5 Deep ($120.00)
• Men's Cat 5- Prizes, 5 Deep
• Juniors - Medals, 5 Deep
• Tandem - Prizes, 5 Deep
Prizes will be distributed at Rowlesburg City Park within 1 hour of race results being posted. All prizes not claimed at the race are forfeited.
Results will be sent to USACycling.org.
Where to stay:
The Mainstay - Rowlesburg, WV
Alpine Lake Resort - Terra Alta, WV
Heldreth Motel - Kingwood, WV
Preston County Inn - Kingwood, WV