THOMPSON BUCKS COUNTY CLASSIC
New Hope to Doylestown Road Race, September 7, 2013, 10:30am – 2:30pm
The New Hope to Doylestown Road Race is one of only three UCI (internationally sanctioned) road races in the United States. One hundred fifty professional riders will participate in this inaugural Pennsylvania race. The beautiful Bucks County course, with its six grueling fourteen mile laps through Carversville, has been designed to give race fans an intimate and exciting view of endurance sport at its very best. It's a taste of the Tour de France in a spectacular setting, with the top North and South American racers fighting to win the final UCI race of the season.
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Cyclosportif 100K, September 8, 2013, 8:30am – 11:30am
The Cyclosportif 100K is a recreational ride open to all ages and levels of participants, but is designed for serious cyclists looking for a challenge and to share in a pro racing atmosphere. The 62-mile (100 kilometer) hilly course begins and ends on the start/finish line of the Thompson Criterium of Doylestown. The riders will head north through beautiful Bucks County before looping back to the finish in Doylestown, where the pro Criterium will entertain them as they recover from their efforts. The course is 56 miles with 4,300 feet of climbing. After finishing the beautiful and challenging ride, reward yourself with a fine beer (or soft drink) great food and VIP seating while watching the exciting professional criterium. Additionally, you may enjoy the Doylestown Arts Festival located inside the racecourse. Click here to register.
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Children’s Races, September 8, 2013, 12:00pm – 12:30pm (Registration 11-11:45 am)
The ever-popular children’s races return to Doylestown! The kids get a lifetime thrill by sprinting up the same finish line as the pro men. Medals and other goodies are awarded to all participants at this family-friendly event. Click here for more information.
Thompson Criterium of Doylestown, September 8, 2013, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
The Thompson Criterium of Doylestown is a must-see professional sporting event for committed racing fan or anyone just curious to see cycling for the first time. The 35 high-speed laps surrounding the Doylestown Arts Festival always end with a tight and exciting finish. Add in house parties, music and great food and you have the recipe for a perfect family day. Click here for more information >
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