For the 18th year in a row, the streets of Downtown Statesville will come alive with the speed, color and crashes of the Crossroads Cycling Classic! Statesville will now be the host of the entire 3-day Crossroads Classic Bike Race! With TWO criterium races on a 0.6 mile course in the heart of Downtown, and one longer road race through Iredell County, this event will be exciting and unique for racers and spectators alike!
This festival of speed is designed to attract the country’s top professional and amateur cyclists to Statesville, NC by hosting three days of exciting events in Downtown Statesville and Iredell County on August 3 through August 5.
Friday, August 3, the Statesville Criterium will begin at 6:00 pm and get faster as the sun starts to set with the feature Pro race highlighting the evening at 9:00 pm. In between the races, watch the 2018 Trike Races brought to you by D’Laney’s Sports Bar & Grill. These races will start at the square and end in front of D’Laney’s at 114 W. Broad Street. The trike races will run at 6:35 pm, 7:20 pm, 8:05 pm, and 8:55 pm. Inflatable rides for the kids will be provided at no charge on East Broad Street.
Saturday, August 4, the First Flight Criterium will begin at 4:00 pm and provide exciting entertainment throughout the evening. There will be activities for children, music, and so much more! Inflatable rides for the kids will be provided at no charge on East Broad Street.
Sunday, August 5, The Crossroads Classic Road Race will be held in North Iredell County beginning at 8:00 am with the final race beginning at 1:10 pm. The races will begin at North Iredell Middle School.
For more information about the races, or to register as a participant, visit https://crossroadscyclingclassic.racesonline.com/home.
We highly encourage spectators to come out for the day or night with the whole family, grab dinner in downtown, and check out the fast action of the world’s top cyclists. Please mark your calendars for this great downtown event. If you have any questions, please call us at 704-878-3436 for more information.